Main Event Details

  • University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez – Rafael A. Mangual Coliseum
  • Saturday, September 19, 2015 through Sunday, September 20, 2015
  • Registration Open: 10:00am
  • Event Start: 12:00pm

Projects Presentation and Closing Ceremony

  • Figueroa Chapel Amphitheater
  • Start: 1:00pm



Hour Description Location
10:00am Registration Open & Mingle Coliseum Entrance and Reception Area
11:30am Official Welcoming & API Demos Coliseum Main Hall
12:30pm Hackathon Starts Coliseum Main Hall
1:45pm TBA Workshop TBA
2:30pm TBA Workshop TBA
3:15pm TBA Workshop TBA
4:00pm TBA Workshop TBA
4:45pm TBA Workshop TBA
5:30pm TBA Workshop TBA
7:00pm Dinner Food Hall (2nd Floor)
7:45pm TBA Workshop TBA
8:30pm TBA Workshop TBA


Hour Description Location
12:00am Mid-Night Surprise Food Hall (2nd Floor)
8:00am Breakfast Food Hall (2nd Floor)
12:00pm Lunch Food Hall (2nd Floor)
1:00pm Hackathon Finishes Coliseum Main Hall
1:30pm – 4:00pm Demo Presentations Figueroa Chapel Amphitheater
4:00pm Awards & Final Remarks Figueroa Chapel Amphitheater
5:00pm Closing Figueroa Chapel Amphitheater

HackPR Event Rules

  • Teams can have 1 to 4 members
  • A participant can only belong (write code) to one group
  • The use of any API is permitted; the use of our sponsor APIs is encouraged.
  • All projects presented at HackPR must be developed during the event.
  • Project contents must be general audience rated.
  • Teams retain full ownership of their projects.
  • Be respectful to other hackers
  • Everybody must be identified at all times.
  • All participants must respect and abide by hackPR rules.

Anyone attending HackPR F15 is required to follow MLH Code of Conduct.

Venue Rules

  • Please refrain from damaging university property.
  • No alcohol or alcohol consumption allowed.



It’s not really about the prizes, but it’s also nice to be rewarded for your efforts.

  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place
  • Best Social Hack
  • Best Educational Hack
  • Best Fitness, Health or Wellness Hack
  • Best Hardware Hack
  • Most API’s used

*To be eligible for prizes, all team member should be active high school or college students.

Sponsored Prizes

  • $400 for the Best use of Oracle technologies

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