Saturday, June 9
10am-11am: Keynote: Rethinking Tech for the Sake of Human Flourishing: Why Now is the Perfect Time by Professor David Levy
11am-11:30am: Breakout Sessions [Namaste Hall]
12:00pm: hacking begins
12:30pm-4:30pm: Acupuncture Workshop [Room 606]
4:00pm: hacking ends
4pm: Final Presentations [Namaste Hall]
6:30pm: Judges announce winner
7:00pm: Post-presentation networking [Namaste Hall]
Public Events (no ticket needed)
Wednesday, June 6th 5:30pm: Reverse Hackathon 101 Webinar. Join on Facebook Live.
Friday, June 8th 5:30pm-7:15pm: Reverse Hackathon Pre-hacking Happy Hour at SF Buzzworks
David M. Levy, Professor, The Information School, University of Washington
David M. Levy is Professor at the Information School, University of Washington in Seattle. He earned his Ph.D. in computer science at Stanford University and a diploma in Calligraphy and Bookbinding from the Roehampton Institute in London. For over 15 years he was a researcher at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center, exploring the transition from paper and print to digital media. At the University of Washington since 2000, he has focused on bringing mindfulness training and other contemplative practices to address problems of information overload and acceleration. His latest book, “Mindful Tech: How to Bring Balance to Our Digital Lives,” was published by Yale University Press in 2016.