Hactivate Mile High live programming competition

13 November 2012

Hacktivate presents Mile High, a night of intense hacking as a spectator sport with teams racing against the clock and crowd-combat on an Aviation Themed Programming Battle. 100 attendees are already signed up, with another 100 of the industry's best expected to join the battle Nov 23rd at Co. Space 155B K-Road Auckland NZ between 6-10pm. Who will be "the best of the best of the best, Sir!"

  • On November the 23rd six teams of four gather to compete in a live programming competition.
  • Naming rights sponsor: Datacom. Hardware sponsor: Playtech. Venue Sponsor: Co.Space
  • Supporters: Red Bull, Skinny Mobile
  • Held at Co.Space on Karangahape Road, Mile High is for everyone - come and see what you saw in the movie the Social Network - but without Tequila (maybe).
  • Mini competitions for the audience to get involved, as well as powerful audio visuals to
  • The programming teams will consist of four members. Three developers on programming duty and a designer to create the user interface for the final project.
  • The 3 hour competition is centered around an aviation theme focusing on an Air Traffic Control system.
  • Working against the clock, programmers and designers compete together and against each other for fame and glory among their peers.

Mile High will draw upon the best of the industries’ talented individuals and push them to their limits in order to solve real world simulations in a fast pace, high-pressure environment. The competition will be an amazing night of programming, design and creativity. If you want to spectate or get involved in the competition, go to www.hacktivate.me for more information.