The ABCs of Hackathons

Sunway University
Sat, Jun 26, 8:00 PM (GMT+8)

About this event

Imagine an event where you have the opportunity to:

- Learn about hackathons

- Build your portfolio by improving your problem solving skills

- Expand your network

- Showcase and acquire new technical skills

- Have fun!!

Don’t we have great news for you! Sunway Tech Club has just brought your imagination to life & presents to you: The ABC’s of Hackathons!

Now, we know you might be a beginner who has never attended a hackathon before or you’re just keen to find out more. Well, Sunway Tech Club loves you so much that we organized this event specifically for YOU!

What is ABC’s of Hackathons?

Glad you asked! ABC’s of Hackathons is an interactive event hosted and organized by Sunway Tech Club as a means of working towards Sustainable Development Goal number 4: Quality Education. This event mainly aims to educate & inform students about hackathons & it is our absolute pleasure to have the esteemed Daren Tan helping us achieve that ~ how cool?!

Let’s get to know Daren shall we!

Daren is a serial hackathon winner with a cumulative total of six podium finishes and four Top 10 finishes. He is the winner of the Merit Prize at the 17th MSC Malaysia APICTA Awards 2016. Daren is the founder of Hackathon Kaki & Developer Kaki, two active tech communities in Malaysia with over 13,000 members. He is also a familiar face on the judging panels for hackathon/entrepreneurial events and invited as speaker for multiple tech events and universities.

You may be wondering what you will gain from attending The ABCs of Hackathons, right?

Well, you get to meet like minded people who share a love for programming and also get a know-how of the tricks of the trade from our distinguished guest speaker Daren Tan whom we mentioned earlier on is a serial hackathon winner himself!

Based on Daren’s incredible profile you may be wondering if this event is just for tech gurus.. Hmmm.. the answer is No! Fortunately for you, Daren is going to be sharing his expertise and knowledge to anyone and everyone with a keen interest in learning more about the ins and outs of hackathons. Hehe exciting!!

Date: 26 June 2021 (Saturday)

Time: 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Venue: Online (Zoom)

Fee: FREE

Scan the QR code or click the link below to register!

https://forms.gle/Ukdj2WNm8AvwS976A

If you have any questions feel free to DM us and we’ll be happy to help!

See you all on the 26th :)

Speaker

  • Daren Tan

    Daren Tan

    Hackathon Kaki & Developer Kaki

    Founder

    Daren is a serial hackathon winner with a cumulative total of six podium finishes and four Top 10 finishes. He is the winner of the Merit Prize at the 17th MSC Malaysia APICTA Awards 2016. Daren is the founder of Hackathon Kaki & Developer Kaki, two active tech communities in Malaysia with over 13,000 members. He is also a familiar face on the judging panels for hackathon/entrepreneurial ev...

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  • Organizers

  • Marcus Wong Ke Lun

    Marcus Wong Ke Lun

    Sunway University

    GDSC Lead

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  • Benjamin Ooi Joon Ming

    Benjamin Ooi Joon Ming

    GDSC Core Team

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  • Tan Eng Cheng

    Tan Eng Cheng

    GDSC Core Team

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  • Ko Jia Xin

    Ko Jia Xin

    GDSC Core Team

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  • Daniel Wong

    Daniel Wong

    GDSC Core Team

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  • Tan Yong Jern

    Tan Yong Jern

    Sunway University

    GDSC Core Team

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  • Chew Wei Yang

    Chew Wei Yang

    GDSC Core Team

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