Three fast-paced Hackathons held during the 10th Annual Hawaii STEM Conference on May 1 & 2, 2019, will challenge student teams to make a social, cultural and environmental impact.
VOYAGING SONG CHALLENGE: In this hack, students will be challenged to create a voyaging song that embodies the spirit of Polynesian Voyaging Society’s mission to bring together nations from around the Pacific and world in peace and to raise awareness for the oceans and environment.
CORAL HACK: In this hackathon, student teams will be challenged to find solutions and bring attention to our planet’s coral reefs that face great peril as the oceans heat up.
CITIZEN SCIENCE HACCUP: In this hack, participants will bring attention to our planet’s endangered and threatened animals through their creative efforts to develop a new app that will mobilize citizen scientists. Utilizing their creativity and great design, they’ll be asked to excite people around the world to join up as citizen scientists recording discoveries, uploading observations and drawing more volunteers in an effort to make a difference.Read More