about 6 years ago

Announcing the winners

The votes are in! Go to the gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the excellent submissions.

Even though the competition is over, don't stop hacking. Use your portfolio to keep your project up to date and get feedback from fellow makers.

about 6 years ago

Survey Monkey

Hi Everyone,

Thanks for attending HACKAKL.

It was a great event and you were all AWESOME!

Please take the time to fill in the attached survey monkey, your feedback is vital to ensure the next one is even better.


Thanks again for all your effort and hard work and congratulations to all the winners.


HACKAKL Organising Team

about 6 years ago

Public voting is now open

The public voting period for HACKAKL has begun. Browse the Submission Gallery and vote for your favorites!

If you’ve entered a submission, be sure to spread the word through your social networks.


The HACKAKL team

about 6 years ago

3rd Spot Prize Sunday Morning 1100am

This competition opens at 11.00 and runs for 30 minutes.


Q: What NZ youth initiative is about climate change and a zero carbon footprint for the future?


3BGen Y

3CGeneration Zero

3DMillennials forever

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about 6 years ago

Update for project team leads

Hi, Team leaders

You will have been emailed separately with stream sheets and run times.    We have been doing a level of informal appraisals using a diverse judging group. Due to the ability to hide in the building, we have missed a number of you or under evaluated you.  We have derived an informal leader board but the results and approach are incomplete.   We have revised the following approach to get a group of 10 finalists for expert judging.   All teams will now pre pitch to a group of 5 -6 judges between 1000-1200 Sunday morning. To…

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about 6 years ago

Pre assessment

If you have not been visited by a judging panel today please make yourselves to hackOPs

about 6 years ago

Spot Prize No 2


Spot prize 2 for a Samsung Galaxy is open at 2.30pm for 30 minutes

Q:What is the purpose of civic hacking?

2AUnauthorised government or council firewall penetration

2BSleeping through a council meeting

2CDigging up a street

2DProblem solving for community good


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Our thanks to Gen-i for both prizes today.



about 6 years ago


This is only running for lunch

about 6 years ago

ThoughtFull Design Presentation

Please find the presentation from Thoughtfull Design is at this link.


about 6 years ago

Geni Spot Prize Winner

The winner has been found. A text message is on it's way. Please collect your prize from HACK OP'S.

about 6 years ago

1st Spot Prize

The txt 2 Win spot prize will be open for 30 minutes starting at 1100.

Normal txt charges apply

Q:What is the international arm of Code for America called?

1ACode for All

1BMorse Code

1CCode International

1DRoad Code

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about 6 years ago

Big Brains- Need help

See  the BB Concierge in Foyer if you need help or specific skills.

about 6 years ago

Experiential Bus Hack

This is on going and underway- the bus is in Mayoral Drive, Climb on board wih James and the AUT team.

about 6 years ago

Design Desk

A band of uber keen professional designers have set-up on the main level of the venue: close to the registration desk.

If you need help with anything UI/UX, a logo, branding, colours, mockups etc. - come nad talk to these guys.


They're totally psyched to help, so make the most of this resource. Don't settle for anything other than the best design.

about 6 years ago



P/W: hackakl2014