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weekend schedule of activities

All activities take place at McArthur Court (unless otherwise noted)

Friday, October 14, 2016

4-7PM Student Registration/Check-In

                     Sponsor Expo

5-6PM IDEO Meetup

> Meet IDEO's Jason Wilkins and learn how this global innovation and design agency works with corporations to innovate and develop new products using a design thinking methodology and empathetic approach to solving problems.

5:30-7PM Sponsor Reception (open to invited guests)

6-7PM Dinner

6-7PM Meetup for participants seeking teams (bring your dinner!)

7-8:30PM Opening Kick-off (in Straub Hall 156)

> Overview of event, criteria, and ground rules

> Acknowledgement of sponsors and guests

> Comments from IDEO's Jason Wilkins

> Roundtable Panel of Athletes & Fan Engagement Specialists presented by the Warsaw Sports Marketing Center and moderated by Director Whitney Wagoner

8:30PM Hacking Begins; Hardware check-out available at the MLH Hardware Lab booth

Saturday, October 15, 2016

12PM Midnight snack

7-9AM Breakfast 

8AM-10PM Price Science Library Makerspace Open to QuackCon participants

>Participants MUST attend the 8AM Safety Workshop to use the space. For a full list of the makerspace's resources, click here

10AM-1PM Showers available to non-UO QuackCon participants in the Student Rec Center

12-1PM Lunch

1-10PM Mentors available for team assistance in the Mentor Lounge

6-7:30PM Dinner

Sunday, October 16, 2016

12AM Midnight snack

6-8AM Breakfast 

9AM Hacking ceases; all teams must upload final projects to DevPost for judging

10AM-12PM Demo Day (open to the public)

>Teams present their prototypes and business models to judges for evaluation

10AM-1PM Showers available to non-UO QuackCon participants in the Student Rec Center

12-1PM Puddles, The Duck, makes a guest appearance for photos

12-1PM Lunch

1-2:30PM Final Judging Presentations (in Straub Hall 156)

> The top 8-10 teams pitch their projects for final prize determination

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