Running a Successful Hackathon Starts With This One Important Question
Hackathons can activate a tech-savvy community to rally around a cause and help. It often fosters the desire in the participants to keep working on the projects after the hackathon is over to see their projects implemented.
SIMILAR ARTICLES & IDEAS:
A hackathon is an intensive, often software-centric, ideation, prototyping and presentation challenge on known or unknown problems or opportunities.
It is a design sprint-li...
The most important though from a developer’s point of view is resources and sponsorship to drive the product/idea to the next stage. This could be the most inspiring award of all — the winners ability to use specialized resources (developers, equipment, software, services) — according to a suitable plan — and get prepared for a formal presentation of the outcome to the senior stakeholders, leaders and decision makers.
Consider using an ice breaker when:
When designing your ice breaker, think about the "ice" that needs to be broken.
They (should) determine your priorities, and, deep down, they're probably the measures you use to tell ...
Prioritize your top values.
Reaffirm your values.