BackyardHacks 2.0

Hosted by MLH

Friday September 24, 2021
10:00AM to Sep 26, 2:00PM EDT
Event is hosted online

Event Description

Hosted by MLH hackathon is a 48-hour hackathon hosted every weekend in our community discord. Visit discord.mlh.io for more details about the ongoing hackathon.
Keep an eye out on this space for more information about the theme. We'll be running mini-events, workshops, and more to keep you entertained. Whether you build something on the theme or not, we want you to focus on having fun.
This event open to hackers, all over the world. While we primarily work with student hackers or those who have graduated within the last 12 months, working professionals are also welcome to join us. Students can include high school students, university undergraduate or postgraduate students, and people who are in vocational training such as apprenticeships.

Who can attend?

Locations have different requirements for who can attend. This location is open to the following:

Schedule

Finalized schedule coming soon! Here's a rough idea of what to expect.

Workshop Schedule
Day (ET) PT ET UK IST Event
Friday (ET) 4:00 AM PT 7:00 AM ET 12:00 PM UK 5:30 PM IST Workshop 1
Friday (ET) 8:00 AM PT 11:00 AM ET 4:00 PM UK 9:30 PM IST Workshop 2
Friday (ET) 11:00 AM PT 2:00 PM ET 7:00 PM UK 12:30 AM IST Workshop 3
Friday (ET) 3:00 PM PT 6:00 PM ET 11:00 PM UK 4:30 AM IST Workshop 4
Sunday (ET) 4:00 AM PT 7:00 AM ET 12:00 PM UK 5:30 PM IST How to Submit on Devpost Office Hours
Mini-Event Schedule
Day (ET) PT ET UK IST Event
Saturday (ET) 3:00 AM PT 6:00 AM ET 11:00 AM UK 4:30 PM IST Hacker Hangout 1
Saturday (ET) 6:15 AM PT 9:15 AM ET 2:15 PM UK 7:45 PM IST Hacker Hangout 2
Saturday (ET) 10:00 AM PT 1:00 PM ET 6:00 PM UK 11:30 PM IST Mini-Event 2
Saturday (ET) 1:30 PM PT 4:30 PM ET 9:30 PM UK 3:00 AM IST Hacker Hangout 3
Saturday (ET) 4:00 PM PT 7:00 PM ET 12:00 AM UK 5:30 AM IST Mini-Event 1
Sunday (ET) 7:10 AM PT 10:10 AM ET 3:10 PM UK 8:40 PM IST U.S. Airforce Cyber Security Challenges
Hackathon Schedule
Day (ET) PT ET UK IST Event
Friday (ET) 6:30 AM PT 9:30 AM ET 2:30 PM UK 7:00 PM IST Stream Starting Soon!
Friday (ET) 7:00 AM PT 10:00 AM ET 3:00 PM UK 7:30 PM IST Opening Ceremony
Friday (ET) 7:10 AM PT 10:10 AM ET 3:10 PM UK 7:40 PM IST Live Q&A with Stream Host
Friday (ET) 7:00 PM PT 10:00 PM ET 3:00 AM UK 7:30 AM IST 36 Hours of Hacking Left
Saturday (ET) 7:00 AM PT 10:00 AM ET 3:00 PM UK 7:30 PM IST 24 Hours of Hacking Left
Sunday (ET) 5:00 AM PT 8:00 AM ET 1:00 PM UK 5:30 PM IST Initial Submission due on Devpost
Sunday (ET) 7:00 AM PT 10:00 AM ET 3:00 PM UK 7:30 PM IST Hacking Ends / Final Submission due on Devpost
Sunday (ET) 7:40 AM PT 10:40 AM ET 3:40 PM UK 8:10 PM IST Closing Stream (Hacker Demos!)
Sunday (ET) 9:15 AM PT 12:15 PM ET 5:15 PM UK 9:45 PM IST Winners Announced (Approximately)

Links & Resources

MLH Discord Server

The chat platform where all the activities and fun will happen.

Unlocked when checked in.
MLH Broadcast

Where we will be streaming workshops, activities, and announcements.

Unlocked when checked in.

Hosted by

Sashrika Kaur and 4 others

We empower hackers!