The Official Hackathon of the 2017 RingCentral ConnectCentral Conference — win up to $5,000 in awards

Register here: http://connectcentral.ringcentral.com/developer 

Come show everyone what you’ve got at the ConnectCentral Hackathon by RingCentral. Solve day-to-day communications challenges at this this complimentary developer event and compete in three different hack categories to:

1. Build state-of-the-art Glip chatbots powered by AI

2. Create next-gen customer experiences with SMS, MMS, or fax APIs

3. Connect anywhere on any device with WebRTC 

Enhance your app's functionality with VoiceBase APIs (https://www.voicebase.com/products-features/) to win even more prizes.

After the Hackathon, be sure to stay to experience the power of connection at the three-day ConnectCentral 2017 annual conference that includes a special track just for developers like you.

RingCentral's Awards: 

First prize: $5,000

Second prize: $2,000

Third prize : $1,000

VoiceBase's Awards:

First prize: Drone (worth $600)

Second prize: 3D printer (worth $400)

Third prize : Amazon Gift Card $200

 

Agenda:

Sat Oct 21

1:00 p.m. Opening ceremony and swag pickup

1:15 p.m. RingCentral welcome and partner breakout sessions

1:45 p.m. Team up and begin coding

2:30 p.m. Technical workshops with RingCentral Platform Partners (30 mins per session)

6:00 p.m. Dinner

9:00 p.m. Doors close for day one     

 

Sun Oct 22

8:30 a.m. Doors open, breakfast

9:00 a.m. Coding

12:30 p.m. Lunch

4:00 p.m. End coding

4:15 p.m. Team presentations/demos (3 minutes per team)

5:15 p.m. Judges deliberate

5:45 p.m. Winners announced

6:00 p.m. Doors close for day two

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Eligibility

Open to all developers. Max 5 members per team. Must be present on both day to be eligible for awards.

Requirements

Participants must present their projects in-person on day 2 to be considered for awards.

Judges

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David Lee
VP, Product Platform at RingCentral

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John Wang
Sr. Director, Product Platform at RingCentral

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Phong Vu
Sr. Developer Evangelist at RingCentral

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Fabio Ramos
Director, Platform Product Marketing at RingCentral

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Pawan Venugopal
Sr. Product Manager at RingCentral

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Bryon Mathias-Fuqua
Senior Sales Engineer at VoiceBase

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Devan Angra
Sales Engineer at VoiceBase

Judging Criteria

  • Innovation
  • Usefulness
  • Business Potential
  • UX
  • Completion