Melbourne

Indigitous #HACK is returning to Melbourne in October! Check back soon for registration and more information.

Indigitous #HACK is an innovative and unique opportunity to get involved in the intersection of technology, faith and the common good. Join this exciting event to collaborate on solutions for large-scale issues facing our present world. Come unleash your potential as a technologist or creative in a growing community who is passionate about using God-given talents for good on a global scale.

Venue – Power to Change HQ
Address – 1/8 Anzed Court, Mulgrave VIC 3170
Friday 19th October – Sunday 21st October
CostFREE

If you’re a developer, marketer, engineer, technologist, entrepreneur, designer, strategist or passionate about having an impact through technology, come join us!

Register for #Hack Melbourne

Things to help with ahead of time

  • Join the Melbourne hub to stay updated
  • Be a professional expert/mentor for #Hack
  • Give funds or supply the event with food, swag and prizes for the teams
  • Share this page and the Facebook event with others

Message a hub leader to offer your help. Doing these things will make #Hack Melbourne the best event possible!

Challenges

  • God’s Gift” – A new Street Ministry tool for reaching local and international travelers
  • Use artificial intelligence to help missionaries learn foreign languages in half the time – Language Learning AI Coach
  • WaterStars.org – secular activism that funds aid, mercy & evangelism in the developing world
  • Connecting well to a church gathering via mobile device
  • Beat internet algorithms to engage non-interested or non-seekers
  • Challenge mobile gamers with a “good” gospel themed game – Breaking christian game stereotypes
  • Course Editor for WalkBeside.org (discipleship) and JOI Mobile app (seekers) projects
  • JOI & WalkBeside Mobile App (will display the interactive courses)

Amount of participants will determine how many challenges will be worked on in Melbourne. Also if you have a great idea for #Hack challenge message a hub leader

What is the schedule for the weekend?

  • Friday Oct. 19th: Doors open from 5 PM
    Local event start 7pm – 12 AM (we’ll see how we’re going)
  • Saturday Oct. 20th: 8 AM – 12 AM (we’ll see how we’re going)
  • Sunday Oct. 21st: 8 AM – 5 PM
    • Global connect call before lunch

What should I bring?

You should bring your own equipment: laptops, smartphones, camera, editing equipment, spare monitors, raspberry pis, arduinos, etc. Anything that could help you contribute to a project.

Is food provided?

  • Breakfast and lunch will be provided Saturday and Sunday
  • Dinner provided Saturday
  • Snacks will be provided throughout the event
  • Please complete the dietary requirements in the registration if applicable
  • Cans of soft drink will be available for purchase (for a gold coin) outside of main meals

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