What is CodeQuantum?CodeQuantum is San Antonio's first 24-hour hackathon geared towards marginalized genders to promote inclusivity and diversity! Organized by the ACM-W chapter at UTSA, CodeQuantum is dedicated to creating a safe hacking space for students in the tech field.
Who we are!We are Association of Computing Machinery - Women's Chapter at the University of Texas at San Antonio is an all-inclusive organization focused on creating an engaging academic, professional, and social network for women and minorities in technology. Our purpose is to connect students with leaders and encourage them to pursue career opportunities in computing fields and to mentor for academic and professional success.
BeginnerThis track is for first-time programmers who have little to no technical experience.
IntermediateThis track is for programmers who have around 3+ years of technical experience.
Best Sustainability HackDo you have an idea that can help better the environment? This challenge is for anyone who wants to create a project that has an environmental focus.
Best Transition & Change HackFall is all about the changing of the seasons and big transitions in life. Create a hack that implements some sort of change or transitionary aspect. The challenge is broad, so interpret it as you will and be creative!
Most Creative Use of TwilioTwilio allows you to incorporate mobile messaging, phone calls and a ton of other awesome communication features right into your hackathon project using a web service API. Are you building an e-commerce website and want to send text notifications or email confirmations once an order is completed? Or maybe you'd like to verify users based on their mobile numbers? Twilio makes all this possible and more. Build a hack that simplifies your life using any Twilio API for a chance to win some awesome prizes!
Best Domain Name from Domain.comRegister a .Tech domain name using Domain.com during the weekend for your chance to win a Domain.com branded backpack for you and each member of your team! Each team may submit one entry per person on the team. The more creative the domain the better!
Most Creative Use of GitHubGitHub is one of the best ways to collaborate, push code, get feedback, and show the world what you’ve built during a hackathon. To take it a step further, GitHub is now offering you access to industry tools, events & learning resources through something called GitHub Global Campus. Win this weekend’s Most Creative Use of GitHub prize category, first by signing up for GitHub Global Campus and second by using a GitHub repository to host your hackathon project’s code! Make sure your use of GitHub stands out with a detailed ReadMe page, meaningful pull requests and collaboration history, and even a GitHub pages deployment!
Best Use of Google CloudBuild your hackathon project with a suite of secure storage, powerful compute, and integrated data analytics products provided by Google Cloud.