The Association of Computer Engineering Students (ACES) is the student body of the Computer Engineering undergraduates of Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya. Every year ACES organizes various events & activities with the aid of highly qualified academic staff members to enlighten the knowledge of the undergraduates and to serve the society.
ACES Hackathon has proven to be a well-established and perfectly-organized event aiming to bring together large number of undergraduates and engage them into the development of creative and innovative IT solutions.
"ACES Hackathon 2017" is the 6th event of its kind to be organized by ACES, following the success of ACES Hackathon 2016. Four years ago ACES Hackathon was started as a software and hardware development competition. With the increase of popularity last year it was done in two categories as software development category and network and system category. The event lasts for three days and the undergraduates get to improve their knowledge about the software, hardware and networking fields. With the gain of the popularity of the event number of participants was increased year by year. This year also hundred undergraduates of twenty teams will participate from the Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Science of University of Peradeniya.
This year also alumni of Department of Computer Engineering from the industry will participate in mentoring teams and that will help for the undergraduates to interact with the industry experts and get to know about them.
You are invited to participate in the hackathon on 5th - 7th of May 2017
The schedule for the event is as follows
Ideas pitching session
Hackathon day 1
Hackathon day 2
Vice President (ACES)