DemonHacks is a 26-hour hackathon hosted by DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois. DePaul’s Loop campus is right next to the Art Institute of Chicago and Millenium Park.
Applications are now closed. If you’re a local student, feel free to come by as a walk-in. Chances are we’ll be able to let you in! Email [email protected] with any concerns.
Of course! Hackathons are a great place to learn new technologies, meet new people, network with sponsors, add something to your resume, and eat some free food ;).
A hackathon is an invention marathon. Students come together to build cool software & hardware hacks over 24-48 hours. It’s very beginner friendly.
Nothing, attending a hackathon is free!
Yes. Only students who are currently enrolled at a college/university or have graduated within the past 12 months are eligible to attend.
The event is being hosted at DePaul University’s loop campus in our College of Computing and Digital Media building located at 243 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60604.
Stay tuned. Minor gas or train reimbursement may be provided.
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Yes there is, you can find it here.
If you were unable to register, we will take walk-ins on a first-come, first-serve basis.
We recommend that you bring anything you'd need for an extended stay away from home:
Email us at [email protected].
9:00 am - 10:00 am - Check-In
9:00 am - 2:00 pm - Meet the Sponsors
10:00 am - 11:00 am - Breakfast
11:00 am - 11:30 am - Opening Ceremony
11:30 am - HACKING STARTS!
11:30 am - 12:30 pm - Team Forming Event
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm - Lunch
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm - Tech Talk or Workshop
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm - Dinner
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Cup Stacking!
10:00 pm - 11:00 pm - Tech Talk or Workshop
Midnight - Midnight Snack
8:00 am - 10:00 am - Breakfast
10:00 am - 11:00 am - Tech Talk or Workshop
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Lunch
2:30 pm - HACKING ENDS!
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Project Expo
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm - Closing Ceremony