12 days ago

Codefest Submission Deadline is Tonight - 11:59pm Eastern

Hi Everyone,

Today is the final day, submission deadline is 11:59pm Eastern, Sunday, November 22 .  Please be sure to create your project and submit it to Philly Codefest Devpost site.  See this discussion board post for details about how to create your project and how to submit it to Philly Codefest.  https://philly-codefest-2020.devpost.com/forum_topics/34475-how-to-create-and-submit-a-project-to-phillycodefest

Good Luck!


13 days ago

Codefest Submission Deadline Tomorrow!!

Hi Everyone,

Submission Deadline Extended - New Deadline 11:59pm Eastern, Sunday, November 22 .  Please be sure to create your project and submit it to Philly Codefest Devpost site.  See this discussion board post for details about how to create your project and how to submit it to Philly Codefest.  https://philly-codefest-2020.devpost.com/forum_topics/34475-how-to-create-and-submit-a-project-to-phillycodefest

Good Luck!


14 days ago

Time Running Out - Last Call For Submissions!

Hi Everyone,

Submission Deadline Extended - New Deadline 11:59pm Eastern, Sunday, November 22 .  Please be sure to create your project and submit it to Philly Codefest Devpost site.  See this discussion board post for details about how to create your project and how to submit it to Philly Codefest.  https://philly-codefest-2020.devpost.com/forum_topics/34475-how-to-create-and-submit-a-project-to-phillycodefest

Good Luck!

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


15 days ago

Submission Deadline Extended - New Deadline 11:59pm Eastern, Sunday, November 22

Hi Everyone,

Submission Deadline Extended - New Deadline 11:59pm Eastern, Sunday, November 22 .  Please be sure to create your project and submit it to Philly Codefest Devpost site.  See this discussion board post for details about how to create your project and how to submit it to Philly Codefest.  https://philly-codefest-2020.devpost.com/forum_topics/34475-how-to-create-and-submit-a-project-to-phillycodefest

Good Luck!

 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


16 days ago

Don't forget to select the prizes your project is eligible for

Hi Everyone,

With the submission deadline approaching we want to remind everyone to make sure you select all of the prizes your project is eligible for.  When you submit your project to PhillCodefest you will see an option select prizes you would like to compete for.  Your project will only be judged for the prizes you select here.  

If you need help creating a project or submitting your project to PhillyCodefest check out the discussion post here https://philly-codefest-2020.devpost.com/forum_topics/34475-how-to-create-and-submit-a-project-to-phillycodefest

 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


16 days ago

Submissions due soon

There are only 3 days left to complete your submission for Philly Codefest 2020.  Please be sure to create your project and submit it to Philly Codefest Devpost site.  See this discussion board post for details about how to create your project and how to submit it to Philly Codefest.  https://philly-codefest-2020.devpost.com/forum_topics/34475-how-to-create-and-submit-a-project-to-phillycodefest

Good Luck!

 


22 days ago

How to submit your project and team

Hi Everyone,

The deadline for submissions is coming up soon.  All projects must be submitted to the PhillyCodefest Devpost site by November 20th at 11:45pm.

Here are some helpful links about how to create a project in Devpost and submit it to PhillyCodefest. Let us know if you have any questions.

How to create a project
https://help.devpost.com/hc/en-us/articles/360021972051-Adding-projects-to-your-portfolio

How to submit your project to PhillyCodefest
https://help.devpost.com/hc/en-us/articles/360021748772-How-to-enter-a-submission

If you have any questions please do not hesistate to reach out.  You can contact us on here or on Slack https://join.slack.com/t/philly-codefest/shared_invite/zt-irmy4gbm-4F1FCpk0HN28GvH3osqRPg

Both the PhillyCodefest Team as well as some of our mentors are…

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23 days ago

Codefest Workshop Tonight!! How to Present Your Project

Reminder - Final Day for Codefest project submissions in next Friday, November 20

Please click here to register for tonight's Codefest workshop

Ready to finish your Codefest submission, but not sure how to present?

Hear from CCI Professor Jeff Salvage as he provides tips and tricks to make your final presentation stand out from the rest. This is a great opportunity to have your questions answered prior to the project submission deadline of Friday, November 20.

Join us on Wednesday, November 11 at 6pm to learn more.

Please click here to register


25 days ago

Codefest Workshop - How to Present your Final Presentation - Wednesday, November 11, 6pm

Please click here to register

Ready to finish your Codefest submission, but not sure how to present?

Hear from CCI Professor Jeff Salvage as he provides tips and tricks to make your final presentation stand out from the rest. This is a great opportunity to have your questions answered prior to the project submission deadline of Friday, November 20.

Join us on Wednesday, November 11 at 6pm to learn more.

Please click here to register


29 days ago

Philly Codefest Workshop Tonight!!! Challenging STEM Stereotypes by Boomi

Join us tonight at 6pm for Challenging STEM Stereotypes presented by Boomi!

https://drexel.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0qceqppj0rGdYhh0ZFpzo6u6GlgWpitOTZ

The Philly Codefest Workshop Series presents - Challenging STEM Stereotypes, hosted by Boomi. Join us on Thursday, November 5 at 6pm to hear about:

What do you imagine when you think of a career in STEM? What kind of people will you meet and work with? What will your day-to-day look like? Where will you need to live?

We'll present a number of STEM stereotypes and talk about how each presenter's work, career path, and background challenges these preconceptions.

Through our discussions, we'll show how STEM aligns…

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about 1 month ago

Philly Codefest - October 29 Update

Hi everyone, hope things are going well.

Just a couple of quick updates

1) If you have not already done so, please be sure to sign up for our Slack channel, where you can interact with participants, speak with mentors and have questions answer by the Codefest team. 

2) Our next Codefest Workshop is scheduled for Thursday, November 5 at 6pm.  Please click here to register for Challenging STEM Stereotypes hosted by Boomi.

3) If you have not had a chance to attend any of our previous workshops, you can find links to view them here

Please let us…

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about 2 months ago

Join the Philly Codefest Slack Channel

Hi everyone,

We have created a Philly Codefest Slack channel to provide another means of communicating with Codefest participants, sponsors, mentors and staff.

Please click here to sign up for our Slack channel.

For sponsor specific questions, please reach out to the specific sponsor channel.

Feel free to use #team-building-and-networking to find a team or add teammates and, 

If you have general questions about Codefest, please reach out to #general, #faq or #philly-codefest.

We look forward to hearing from you

 


about 2 months ago

Next Week's Philly Codefest Events

Next Week's Philly Codefest Events:

Monday, Oct. 12 at 6 p.m. EDT
Philly Codefest Workshop on Mentoring


Hear from Jerry Overton, DXC Fellow, Director of the Artificial Intelligence Center of Excellence, DXC Technology, as he talks about his experience as a Philly Codefest mentor, and how to get help from Codefest mentors.

Register via Zoom

Tuesday, Oct. 13 at 6 p.m. EDT
Learn About the Freshmen Challenge


Drexel CCI first-year students are encouraged to attend this event! Hear from CCI students and winners of the Codefest 2018 Google Best User Interface Challenge, Charlie Chiccarine and Palash Pandey, about their experience as freshmen

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about 2 months ago

Philly Codefest Workshop Series This week

Hi everyone,

We'll be hosting two Philly Codefest workshops this week, please click the links below to register

 

  • Oct. 6 at 6 p.m. EDT: The Hidden Costs of Going Digital, presented by Dell Boomi. Register via Zoom
  • Oct. 7 at 6 p.m. EDT: Technical Interview Best Practices, presented by Vanguard. Register via Zoom

2 months ago

Reminder Workshop Tonight!!! Learn More About Devpost, Team-building at Our Oct. 1 Workshop!

Learn more about Philly Codefest 2020 at our upcoming Operations Workshop!

 

Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 6 p.m. EDT

Join the Philly Codefest team on Thursday, October 1 to learn more about Philly Codefest 2020 specifics, including finding a mentor and a quick tutorial on Devpost’s features, such as how to find teammates and register your team. You’ll also hear from Philly Codefest alumni about their experiences and tips for having a fun and successful time at Codefest. This virtual event is open to all Codefest participants.

Click here to register via Zoom

Questions? Email raiken@drexel.edu


2 months ago

Reminder Workshop Tonight!!! Learn More About Devpost, Team-building at Our Oct. 1 Workshop!

Learn more about Philly Codefest 2020 at our upcoming Operations Workshop!

 

Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 6 p.m. EDT

Join the Philly Codefest team on Thursday, October 1 to learn more about Philly Codefest 2020 specifics, including finding a mentor and a quick tutorial on Devpost’s features, such as how to find teammates and register your team. You’ll also hear from Philly Codefest alumni about their experiences and tips for having a fun and successful time at Codefest. This virtual event is open to all Codefest participants.

Click here to register via Zoom

Questions? Email raiken@drexel.edu