Frequently Asked Questions

hackShanghai is the model of innovation and driving force of the current hackathon movement in Asia. Having already had very successful events in 2014 and 2015, HackShanghai has been collaborating with and supporting the development of several major hackathons, including Unique Hack Day, HackNTU and THacks.
Nada. Zip. Zero. Zilch. We'll provide you with a weekend's worth of swag, meals, drinks, and snacks and a place to crash when you need a break from coding. In fact, we'll even reimburse your travel.
Anyone is welcome to participate, providing if you are currently enrolled in an educational institution (high school, university or grad). hackShanghai is a high-level hackathon that prior experience in STEM is required. For an entrey-level event. please checkout hack.init().
Please send us an email with your personal information. We may be able to invite you to our events, but the decision depends on your health and a permission from your guardian.
For Shanghai hackers, you can get to ShanghaiTech University easily by public transportation which will not be reimbursed. We do provide travel reimbursement to non-Shanghai hackers. More information will be available to you once accepted.
hackShanghai will commence at 8 am, July 21 and last until 4:30 pm, July 22. More detailed schedule will be available closer to event date.
Bring your government-issued ID for entrance and to borrow hardware from our rental booth. You’ll also need your laptop and charger for hacking, a blanket or a sleeping bag for resting, and toiletries for hygiene.


7:00 - 9:00参赛者签到
8:45 - 10:45开幕式
11:00 -开始开发
12:00 - 14:00午餐供应
12:30 - 13:30安卓开发工作坊
12:30 - 13:30产品设计工作坊
14:30 - 15:15嵌入式 Node.js 开发工作坊
15:30 - 16:303D建模与打印工作坊
15:30 - 16:30⼈工智能工作坊
17:00 - 19:00晚餐供应
18:00 - 19:00手势控制 gForce 工作坊
18:00 - 19:00智能家居与物联网工作坊
23:00 -晚间零食
23:59 - 6:00(次日) 参赛者不允许离开比赛场地
7:00 - 8:30早餐供应
9:00 - 9:30项目展示技巧工作坊
11:00 - 14:00午餐供应
11:00 - 11:15停止开发;项目提交通道关闭
11:15 - 12:30小型招聘会
12:30 - 13:45初审
14:00 - 15:20前四名路演
16:00 - 16:30颁奖典礼、闭幕式
17:00 - 非上科大选手必须离开现场