Shift APPens is a hackathon, always striving for a relaxed environment, where it seeks to foster healthy competition through a knowledge exchange from the world of technology among participants
The goal is to create an application in 48 hours and defend it in a final pitch in front of a carefully chosen jury..
In this hackathon, are joined developers, designers, and entrepreneurs of the most diverse technological areas, coming from all over the country.
On the way to its 6th edition, Shift APPens is organized by the University of Coimbra's Computer Science Students and by jeKnowledge, a junior enterprise of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the University of Coimbra.
HOW IS IT?
Counting on a relaxed environment and looking to promote a healthy competition and trade of different knowledge from the high-tech world, this hackathon makes it easy to develop hard and soft skills, like creativity, team spirit and the ability to work against the clock.
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Shift APPens will happen on the 5th, 6th and 7th of April of 2019, in the beautiful city of Coimbra. These three intense days of coding, coffee drinking and random things happening will take place in the Dr. Mário Mexia Pavilion, in the center of Coimbra provided by a good transports network and a shopping center!
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Don’t worry, we have your best interests at heart and we’ll provide you with the best hackathon ever, with the best conditions and comfort.
WANNA KNOW HOW TO GET THERE?
If you arrive at Coimbra by bus you can take the yellow bus no. 5 and get out at "Infanta Dona Maria".
If you arrive at Coimbra by train (Coimbra-B) you can take the yellow bus no. 5 and get out at “Infanta Dona Maria”. If you arrive at Coimbra by train (Coimbra-A) you can take the yellow bus no. 24T and get out at “Infanta Dona Maria”. You can also take a taxi and tell them to leave at Dr. Mário Mexia Pavilion.