Plenty of Fish 24 hour Hackathon

Hello everyone,

Below is a forwarded email from Stephen Makonin, adjunct professor in the School of Engineering Science. This Hackathon event is partnered with Plenty of Fish, and contestants will be working with data sets provided by them to complete their hackathon challenges.
If you have any questions regarding the event, please contact Stephen at smakonin@sfu.ca. You can find more information regarding the event in the attached poster.

May everyone have a successful midterm period!
The following message is from Stephen Makonin, adjunct professor in the School of Engineering Science. If you have questions about this event, please contact him directly at smakonin@sfu.ca.

Plenty of Fish (POF) and the Faculty of Applied Sciences (FAS) are excited to announce a 24-hour hackathon with a chance to win $6000 in prizes!

Come hack together a big data app that enhances the conversation (expressiveness and quality) between two people. Other interesting apps could detect conversation sentiment or even protect a person from spam or a scam.

Date and Time:
October 13-14, 2017

Location:

Big Data Hub, Applied Science Building
, SFU Burnaby

Please see the attached poster for full event details. Registration is now open: www.sfu.ca/fas/pofhackathon

I look forward to seeing you there!

Best,
Stephen.

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Regards,

Henry Zhao
Director of Communications
Simon Fraser University | CSSS