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Youth Hub & BDExpat Kids Club Hackathon for Kids and Teens

By March 2, 2021October 16th, 2021News & Event

On the occasion of the Children’s Day and Birth Anniversary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman BD Expat Kids Club and Youth Hub is organizing the 1st ever kids and teens Hackathon in Malaysia.

The objectives of the Hackathon is to familiarize the kids & teens with Computer Programming, make them learn basic things about coding, attract the kids & teens from their early life to computer education, improve their skills related to ICT and especially computer programming, involve them into hands-on activities to write the code.

The topics will be open. Kids and Teens will be encouraged to develop any creative apps /Animation/ digital media including web sites or any creative project. They can use Scratch Programming, MIT App Inventor, HTML/Php/Python, AutoDraw etc. to develop their projects.

The rules and steps of participation are below,
# Each participant has to register by 10 PM, 10th March. At the time of registration, they have to share their idea in 5 sentences.
# There will be a briefing session on 11th March.
# A special boot camp will be arranged with participants on 13th March who need support.
# Kids will be allowed to work on their project between 14th March and 19th March. They have to submit their projects to us by 19th March. We will communicate the submission procedure later.
# The judges will review the project and will invite the top 10 participants to pitch their ideas on 21st March.
# The top 3 participants will receive attractive prizes and all participants will be awarded certificates.