- July 23rd-26th 2018
- Chicago, IL
- +1 877-742-CLUE
- My Cluecon Ticket
2018 Coder Games
ClueCon's Coder Games is a day filled with games and fun for every attendee. Whether you like to code your way to the prize or are a builder at heart, there is something for everyone. You can work as a team or go solo as you utilize the provided materials to build your creation and win prizes!
Cloud API Challenge by SignalWire
This challenge that will last throughout the week and is based around using the SignalWire API. SignalWire is a gateway that unleashes the many powerful features in FreeSWITCH. Impress the judges with your originality, efficiency, and overall coding ability to win prizes for both a one day challenge and prizes for the individual or group that builds their idea out throughout the week.
Man Vs Machine
In this high energy, tournament style challenge, coders will face off and move up through the ranks until the final challenge. Two contestants compete against each other to code a mini 3-5 minute challenge and only the winner moves on. Do you have what it takes to make it to the end and win the grand prize?
This challenge is all things maker! Arduino Uno R3 Kits with breadboard, jumpers, motors, miscellaneous sensors and the code will be provided to play and build with. Build out your own invention or use one of the ideas supplied but that's just the beginning. The real challenge that will win you prizes and glory is to turn any found object into something smart. Want to use one of the doors as your found object....add a sensor so the door says welcome whenever someone passes ore use a FreeCYCLED invention to make smart, the options are limitless.
Do you like to apply your hacking skills to real life too? Have you ever used a paperclip and a rubber band to fix something? Then this is the competition for you! Show off your skills by building a contraption out of everyday materials and compete to win a prize! This year's challenge is to build a contraption that will get your ping pong ball as close to the bullseye on the stage as possible. There are many ways you can do this including combining this challenge with the maker challenge, so start thinking now!