• HACKATHON SCHEDULE

    DAY 1

    Mon, 8 May 2017

    DAY 2

    Tue, 9 May 2017

    LEARNING JOURNEYS

    Mon, 8 May (From 3pm Onwards)

    GUEST SPEAKERS

    Mon, 8 May (From 12.30pm Onwards)

  • DAY 1: Monday, 8 May 2017

    8.30am

    REGISTRATION

    Arrive at the venue and get checked in. (Don't be late!) Collect your lanyards and passes.

    9:00am

    BREAKFAST & NETWORKING

    Eat breakfast, share ideas, get to know fellow participants.

    9:30am

    WELCOME + FUTURE OF F&B + REVEAL

    Review agenda for the next 48 hours, introduce speakers and facilities. Presentation on the future of F&B + tech. Challenge reveal.

    10:30am

    PITCHES START & VOTING

    Optionally line up to give your pitch. Attendees vote for the top pitches and ideas to work on.

    11:00am

    FORM TEAMS

    Teams start forming and discussing preliminary ideas. Submit finalized team names and members to registration.

    11:30am

    ICE-BREAKERS & WAR ROOM SET-UP

    Get to know your team-members and take an inventory of skills. Be honest and direct about what resources and skills are needed for the hackathon. Set-up your workspace. Collect Wifi password.

    12:00pm

    BEGIN WORK

    All teams formed, and all work spaces set-up. Let the Hunger Games begin. And may the odds be ever in your favour.

    12:30pm Onwards

    SEMINARS BY GUEST SPEAKERS (Optional)

    Want to learn something new? Hear start-up stories from a young F&B entrepreneur, or get in on the latest tech trends and food concepts in the F&B industry. Use the Q&A segment to further validate your idea, then go cook up a storm.

    1:00pm

    LUNCH

    Enjoy lunch here at the hackathon venue.

    3:00pm Onwards

    START OF LEARNING JOURNEYS (Optional)

    Want to validate your prototype further? Join a quick field trip to a cafe or restaurant, and take a tour of the front-of-house and kitchen. Speak with the F&B representatives to get more data, and sharpen your knives and ideas.

    3:00pm

    CHECK-IN (1 of 3)

    Roving facilitators will go round helping teams one-on-one. Teams are to provide status report, and/or call for help.

    7:00pm

    DINNER

    Enjoy dinner here at the hackathon venue.

    9:00pm

    CHECK-IN (2 of 3)

    Roving facilitators will go round helping teams one-on-one. Teams are to provide status report, and/or call for help.

    10:00pm

    WRAP-UP FOR DAY 1

    Done for the day? Feel free to leave and come back the next morning. Still working? We've got a sleeping area for you to crash for the night. (Remember to bring your sleeping bags!)

  • DAY 2: Tuesday, 9 May 2017

    9:00am

    BREAKFAST

    Enjoy dinner here at the hackathon venue.

    11:00am

    CHECK-IN (3 of 3)

    Roving facilitators will go round helping teams one-on-one. Teams are to provide status report, and/or call for help.

    12:30pm

    LUNCH

    Enjoy lunch here at the hackathon venue.

    1:30pm

    PRESENTATION PREP & TECH CHECK

    Final hours of worktime should be focused on perfecting your presentation. Tech-check for final presentations also takes place during this time.

    2:00pm

    FINAL PRESENTATIONS

    Final presentation starts!

    4:30pm

    AWARDS + CLOSING

    Celebrate the winners!

    5:00pm

    WRAP-UP FOR DAY 2

    Clean up the War Room and your work zones. Relax and connect with other participants before ending the day

    5:30pm

    WAR ROOM INSPECTION + REFUND

    Now that it's time for closing, time do clear the dishes. Help us keep the place clean. Collect your refund from registration.

    6:00pm

    HOME SWEET HOME!

    Get some much deserved rest!

  • Join F&BTH 2017!

    Date: Mon, 8 May - Tues, 9 May

    Time: 9am (Monday) to 6pm (Tuesday)

    Venue: SMU School of Economics

     

    Tickets: $20 per Participant

    ($10 will be refunded at the end of the event)