What we're about
TADHack-mini Chicago will run over the weekend of the 3/4 October, just before the Illinois Institute of Technology's Real Time Communications Conference. The Hackathon will focus on IoT (Internet of Things), next generation emergency services (NG911), Telecom APIs and WebRTC, identity / federation, and speech / video processing.
Its a chance to meet with an amazing group of technologists and industry leaders from around the world in a relaxed technology focused meetup that runs over the weekend. And compete for the $8k prize money available, each sponsor has $1k prize they will decide how to allocate. The hackathon rules are here: http://tadhack.com/2015/hackathon/
The winners and runners up can also give a keynote pitch to the main IIT RTC Conference during the week, a mix of industry leaders, academics, service providers and vendors. You can see the latest details here: http://tadhack.com/2015/tadhack-mini-chicago/ of what we have planned over the weekend.
If you're interested in technology, particularly telecommunications related technologies like IoT, WebRTC, NG911, Telecom APIs, voice over IP, identity and federation, speech or video processing, then join in. You do not need to be a hard-core coder, TADHack is for everyone, http://blog.tadhack.com/2015/05/07/tadhack-everyone/.