Rockwell Automation Hackathon FAQs
With the rapid advancement of technology, the world of connected devices is booming. We challenge you to hack in the name of automation! Use your expertise in emerging technologies to solve some of our company’s biggest (and real) challenges.
What skills are required for me to participate?
- Passion for low level software development
- Strong communication, collaboration and learning skills
- No coding experience is necessary. We encourage individuals to leverage their innovative and problem-solving skills.
Who can participate?
This event is open to participants in the United States, and Rockwell Automation employees globally. Anyone 16 or older who have the above skills; if under 18, you must have parental permission to participate.
Does it cost money?
Nope! Admission is free and includes meals, drinks, snacks, overnight hosting, swag and a great experience.
Where is the event located?
We’re always rotating --- be sure to check our events page to find out where the next 24toCode is being held.
Why should I participate?
Well, how does a cash prize pool sound? We’ll be awarding various amounts to the top 4 finishing teams -- so don’t miss it!
How do I register?
Head over to our events page to get started.
Do I need a team to enter?
We invite you to sign up as a team, or you can sign up as a single to be paired with a team at the time of the event.
Will there be food?
Yes! We’ll keep you fueled with meals, a variety of snacks, and energy drinks.
Where will I sleep?
We’ll have space at the event for you to bring your own sleeping bags to catch some Zzzs.
What resources will be provided?
We’ll supply you with a data set, a collaboration environment, and plenty of food, snacks and beverages.
What should I bring?
Please bring your own device and chargers --- along with a sleeping bag and pillow. We’ve got you covered on the rest!
What’s the schedule?
Head over to our events page for our latest agenda!
We’re sure you have more questions.
If they aren’t answered above, please feel free to contact our planning team at firstname.lastname@example.org.