2015 Spring Hackathon Index

The 5th NuPIC Hackathon will be held at:

Cornell Tech
111 8th Avenue #302
New York, NY 10011
United States

Saturday, May 30 10AM - Sunday, May 31 8PM

RSVPs are closed.

Code of Conduct

Numenta is dedicated to providing a harassment-free event experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religious preferences. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any event venue, including talks. Event participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the event without a refund at the discretion of the event organizers.

Hack Registration on ChallengePost

Team up with other hackers and register your project on ChallengePost, "the best place to showcase software to the world". You must register here in order to present a demonstration at the end of the event.

Hackathon Schedule

See the complete hackathon schedule.


Cornell Tech NYC

Cornell Tech is the new applied sciences campus of Cornell University located in New York City, currently at a temporary site in Chelsea, Manhattan. A new permanent campus is being constructed on Roosevelt Island. The new programs offered include a partnership between Cornell University and the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and confer graduate degrees in business, computing, and engineering.

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Any change to the schedule or important information during the hackathon will be posted here. Do you have something important to post? Contact Matt.

Slide Decks

Published slide decks from this event can be found here.

Getting Started with NuPIC

Your first stop when getting started with NuPIC should be to follow the installation instructions in the NuPIC README. Your second stop should be our NuPIC Wiki, which contains introductions to NuPIC theory, installing and building NuPIC, using NuPIC, and learning the concepts behind NuPIC.

Communication During the Hackathon

You are encouraged to use the normal NuPIC OS channels of communication during the hackathon. This community is well-informed and should be able to help you with answers to questions and ideas about implementations. Please use the resources below and take advantage of our great community.

Hackathon Resources

Wiki page containing resources you might want to use for your hacks.