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POV Hackathon 10
October 3-4, 2015 in Los Angeles
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Apply

We are now accepting applications for POV Hackathon 10. Apply by Thursday, September 10, 2015, at 5pm Pacific Time. There is one form for applicants proposing POV Hackathon project ideas and a second form for applicants not proposing ideas but who want to join a team. Note that anyone can propose an idea, whether you consider yourself a "media maker" or a "technologist" or both or something else! Add hackathon@pov.org to your contacts list to prevent emails from going to your junk mail folder.

Questions? Read the FAQ for the answers to common questions about POV Hackathon, or email hackathon@pov.org.

Tickets

Tickets for the public screening of POV Hackathon 10 projects are not yet available! The screening will take place on Sunday, October 4, 2015, at 7pm.

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Schedule

POV Hackathon 10 will take place in Los Angeles the weekend of October 3-4, 2015, in partnership with CreatorUp!, Film Independent and StoryCode LA.

Expect to be busy from the Saturday morning through Sunday evening. Hacking concludes on Sunday afternoon, but there will be a screening on Sunday evening, followed by a reception.

Saturday

9:30AM-10:00AM
Check In & Orientation
10:00AM-10:30AM
Strategy Session
10:30AM-5:30PM
Hacking!
4:30PM-5:30PM
Tech-Check (Reserved Slots)
5:30PM-7:30PM
Show & Tell of Works in Progress
7:30PM-dawn
Hacking!

Sunday

10:00AM-10:30AM
Check In & Orientation
10:30AM-10:45AM
Strategy Session
10:45AM-5:30PM
Hacking!
4:30PM-5:30PM
Tech-Check (Reserved Slots)
6:00PM-7:00PM
Break & Prepare for Screening
7:00PM-10:30PM
Public Screening & Reception

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