Welcome to The India Hackathon at Stanford

Thank you for registering. We are excited by the overwhelming response, and look forward to hosting you.

Date: Saturday, 5 October 2013
Time: 10:00am to 11:00pm
Venue: Huang Engineering Center, 475 Via Ortega Stanford CA 94305 (basement foyer)

Introduction: Karl Mehta – CodeForIndia and Menlo Ventures
Keynote: Ram Shriram – Member of the Board, Google


  Cookies & Coffee
10:30am  Introduction: Karl Mehta
10:45am  Keynote Address: Ram Shriram
11:00am  Presentation of challenges*
11:45am  Address: Ken Elefant, MD Intel Capital
12:00pm  Details on technical support

12:10pm  Lunch | Challenges open to teams
6:00pm    Interim debriefing on the projects
7:00pm    Dinner | Continue Hacking
10:30pm  Final Presentations

*Participants are welcome to pitch their own challenges

Discussion Sessions

12:30pm  Education: Aakash Tablet
2:30pm    Healthcare in India
4:00pm    Food Security


To claim Google’s Cloud Platform credit, use this link.
Enter your details, and use this promo code: cfis-hack

Participants are encouraged to complete this a few hours before they expect to begin coding and allow the service enough time to set up.

We also have Amazon AWS codes that will be distributed at the event.

Parking Information

Parking structure 2 at Panama Street and Via Ortega is closest to the Huang Engineering Center. Map link here. Parking at The Oval and most visitor lots is free on weekends.
Use this link for more information about visitor parking on the Stanford Campus.


Free wi-fi access is provided to all guests at the event. Please connect to the Stanford network using one of the two listed user accounts: indiahackathon or indiahackathon2
Password: october5


The India Hackathon at Stanford
5 October 2013, from 10:00am to 11:00pm

Huang Engineering Center
475 Via Ortega
Stanford CA 94305

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