2014 Fall Hackathon Schedule

Note: This schedule is subject to change.

Saturday May 30

10:00 - 10:30 AM Kickoff (Matt Taylor, Jeff Hawkins)
10:30 - 11:30 AM Hack Samples (Chetan Surpur, Austin Marshall)
11:30 - 12:30 PM Install-athon
12:30 - 1:30 PM Music Theory and NuPIC (with special guest)
2:00 - 2:30 PM State of NuPIC (Matt Taylor)
3:00 - 3:30 PM OpenBCI (Conor Russomanno)


Contains protocol for hackathon and important links. See complete slide deck here.

Hack Samples

Chetan will talk about streaming location information from the Unity game engine into NuPIC. Austin will demonstrate an integration with Project Tango.


Need help getting NuPIC building and running on your computer? Attend this workshop for hands-on assistance from NuPIC engineers.

Music Theory and NuPIC

We’ll be discussing MIDI encoding for input into NuPIC with a prominent musician / computer scientist.

State of NuPIC

Details about the latest NuPIC developments and features.


Conor will talk about ways to get OpenBCI data using their development kits. There will be a limited amount of these kits available for hackers.

Sunday May 31

04:00 - 07:00 PM Demonstrations