Event programme

Day 2 30 October 2015

 

08h00 - 08h45:

Doors open, breakfast is served

08h45 - 09h00:

Opening and Welcome (including House Rules)

09h00 – 09h30:

Briefing session and data sets explained (EMPD, CRM, Finance, Health, Energy and Water)

09h30 – 10h45:

IBM Mentors/Facilitators

10h45 – 11h00:

Microsoft Mentors/Facilitators

11h00 – 11h30:

Brainstorming, discussing ideas and forming teams

11h30 – 13h00:

Teams start to work

13h00:

Lunch

13h30 – 20h00:

Work continues, including review by mentors (guidance and advice will be provided if needed). Venue open until 20h00 to finish project.

Day 2 30 October 2015

 

08h00 – 09h00:

Breakfast is served

09h00 – 09h30:

Recap from Day 1 (Sanity checks; mentors/facilitators)

09h30 – 13h00:

Teams resume work

13h00:

Lunch

13h30:

Work continues

14h30:

An hour warning before demos begin

15h30:

Project demo (8 minutes per team)

16h30 – 17h00:

Winners announced and prizes awarded

 

Judging criteria

 

Criteria for participation

Web development background

     

 

Programming background

     

 

Access to PC

     

 

         

 

Judging

Theme

Criteria

Description

Score

 

IDEA & USE CASE

Creativity

How creative or innovative is the idea behind the app?

10

 

Viability

How relevant is the app's use case or

10

 

EXPERIENCE

Intuitiveness

Is the overall user experience intuitive? Does the flow make sense?

10

 

Value

How quickly does the app's value become apparent upon initial use? Would it require documentation to understand?

10

 

IMPLEMENTATION

Feasability

Does it actually work? Could this app scale as a real solution with multiple users?

10

 

Uniqueness

How well does this app leverage/mashup a variety of APIs?

10