Check soon for the Gun Violence Prevention Challenge Summit Agenda!
|8:00 AM - 9:00 AM||Registration and Breakfast|
|9:05 AM - 9:15 AM||Welcoming Remarks|
|9:15 AM - 9:25 AM||Welcoming Remarks|
|9:25 AM - 9:30 AM||Keynote Speech|
|9:30 AM - 9:45 AM||Keynote Speech|
|9:45 AM - 10:00 AM||Personal Story|
|10:05 AM - 11:00 AM||Hacking 101: An introduction to the hack-a-thon model, overview of the schedule, expectations for the weekend, rules, format, and judges|
|11:00 AM - 11:15 AM||Break|
|11:15 AM - 1:00 PM||Pitching: All participants, mentors and speakers have an opportunity to present a challenge related to gun safety in 60 seconds or less|
|1:00 PM - 1:30 PM||Lunch and Networking: Innovators self-assemble into cross-disciplinary teams|
|1:30 PM - 2:00 PM||Mentor Debrief: An overview of the mentoring process and expectations (mentors only)|
|2:00 PM - 6:00 PM||Hacking Commences: Participants finalize their teams and begin to develop their ideas, innovations and prototypes with mentor support|
|6:00 PM - 12:00 AM||Hacking Continues: Teams continue working and iterating through the evening (all participants must vacate Simches by midnight)|
|11:59 PM||Deadline for Team Registration: Teams must register their concepts online to be eligible to present on Sunday|
|7:00 AM - 2:00 PM||Hacking Continues: Teams work with mentors to refine their ideas, develop prototypes and think through implementation models (optional start time for participants)|
|11:00 AM - 12:00 PM||Practice Pitch Sessions: Teams prepare their final presentations with mentors|
|12:30 PM||Judges Debrief: Judges convene to discuss evaluation process (judges only)|
|2:00 PM - 5:00 PM||Final Presentations: Teams deliver 3-minutes final presentations to judging panel|
|5:00 PM - 5:30 PM||Feedback Session & Next Steps: Participants and mentors share feedback with event organizers and learn about post hack-a-thon opportunities|
|5:30 - 6:00 PM||Prizes & Closing Remarks|
Check soon for a list of challenges to be addressed at the Gun Violence Prevention Hack-a-thon!
Check soon for a list of our mentors, judges, and panelists at the Gun Violence Prevention Hack-a-thon!