ProfHacks 2019

Hacker Guide

Emergency Information

In case of an emergency, medical or otherwise, please find the nearest volunteer (pink shirts) or use one of the below emergency numbers. Rowan EMS is on campus and provides faster assistance than 911.

ContactPhone #
Rowan EMS:856-256-4922
Public Safety856-256-4911
Lead Organizer:609-553-3786

Workshops

What is a Hackthon?

Is this your first hackathon? Well this is the workshop for you! Presented by a founder of ProfHacks and engineer at Google, Nick Felker, this workshops is perfect for you to see what ProfHacks has in store for the next 24 hours.

What is Smart Space?

Come to find out where you can take Smart Space in your hack. Lead organizers, Kevin O'Hare and Ben Jukus, will present their work on Rowan's CubeSat research nanosatellite.

Intro to Arduino

Villanova University's Ed Dougherty will introduce Arduino microcontroller programming. Ed will walk you through the basics of Arduino and lay the foundation to build a successful hack. Please come to this workshop with the Arduino IDE installed.

Webtime with John

ProfHacks' very own John McAvoy will walk you through the basics of web development. Within an hour, you can leave with your very own website! Use the skills you learn here, to improve your hack and wow the judges.

IEEE Workshop

Chris Dietsch, IEEE Region 2's Young Professional Chair, will tell you what IEEE has to offer. IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) is a professional engineering organization with plenty of benefits to offer. Come to this workshop to network, learn and broaden your horizons.

Project Submission Information

To submit your projects, please visit profhacks2019.devpost.com

Judges

Chris Frederickson

ProfHacks Founder

Rowan Electrical and Computer Engineering graduate

Nick Felker

Developer Programs Engineer for the Google Assistant

Rowan Electrical and Computer Engineering graduate

Chris Dietsch

IEEE Region 2 Young Professionals Chair

Rowan Electrical and Computer Engineering graduate

Aaron Yangello

IDT Systems Engineer

Rowan Electrical and Computer Engineering graduate

Jake Harris

IDT Systems Engineer

Rowan Electrical and Computer Engineering graduate

Dr. Ghulam Rasool

Rowan Electrical and Computer Engineering professor

Chris Green

Lockheed Martin RF Systems Engineer

Rowan Electrical and Computer Engineering graduate

Dr. Sangho Shin

Rowan Electrical and Computer Engineering professor

Seth Bergmann

Rowan Computer Science professor

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