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Random Hacks of Kindness (RHoK) Summer Hackathon

Random Hacks of Kindness (RHoK) Summer Hackathon

Presented as part of the Director's Lunch Talk series, to the Centre for Supercomputing & Astrophysics, Swinburne University of Technology.


Dr. Arna Karick

December 07, 2015


  1. CAS Director’s Lunch,7th December 2015

  2. Summer Hackathon 5th & 6th December @randomhacks @RHoKAustralia @rhokmelb #rhok

  3. 2009 Hacker Dojo Mountain View CA 2010 Microsoft Washington DC

    6 satellite events “winning” hack: CHASM landslide prediction 2013 (RHoK 5.0) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon NASA Deputy Administrator Lori Garver 2012 Global Hack theme sanitation & water quality
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  5. It begins with IDEATION Working with the changemakers (late October)

    Start by asking the right questions figuring out the problem Ponder over pizza and drinks! Thanks Aconex TILT COMMIT FILL ENJOY
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  7. Organising Committee meeting at Pozzible HQ Info Night at Aconex

    (Late November)
  8. i.pee.freely http://changingplaces.org.au Right Click! FoodUP! http://www.tffchallenge.com/team/ 2014/food-up/ On a Roll

    21 http://www.onaroll21.com Melbourne Maker Space Mapping project http://melbournemakerspace.org ~70 people Business analysts Software developers Web and application developers Industrial and graphic designers Writers & Communicators Researchers Project managers Teachers Generally clever and interesting people with fresh ideas Changemakers RHoKstars
  9. $30,000 and 1 year support for kickstarting projects from Amazon

    Web Services and Base2
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  25. It wasn’t just Melbourne. RHoK GLOBAL summer & winter hacks

    during Nov/Dec Bangalore, Sydney, Brisbane, Washington, Johannesburg
  26. http://www.rhokaustralia.org http://www.rhokaustralia.org/projects/ https://github.com/RHoKAustralia http://www.futurecrunch.com.au https://www.changemakers.com http://datathon.zusedigital.com http://www.yorkbutterfactory.com https://www.nasa.gov/open http://netengine.com.au/projects/crisis-mapping/ Check

    out these links
  27. http://rhok.org http://www.rhokbrisbane.org http://www.rhok.ca http://blogs.deusto.es/rhok-bilbao/ http://www.rhoktoronto.com @RHOKTO RHoK Bogota @RHoKBOG Search

    for rhok on Twitter to find all sites https://www.crisiscommons.org @CrisisCamp RHoK around the world