About Us

We are developers who encourage each other to do better. We thrive to hone our skills through competition against other hackers. We code to invoke new solutions where others have failed. We want to lead the next generation of technology that will impact our world, our nation, our community and our home. We are HackWesTX.

Our goal is to provide the transition process from student to hacker. Into a hacker that will be a leader wherever they may go. A developer that will have the strength their ability to solve the world’s toughest problems. To become a coder who is proficient working in a team. We want our hackers to learn, grow and code.

Location

Texas Tech University, Livermore Center

  • April 22-23

    April 22-23


  • Free Food

    Free Food


Saturday, April 22nd

Time Event
12:00pm Registration Opens
1:00pm Lunch - Potbelly
1:30pm Opening Ceremony
2:00pm Hacking Starts
4:30pm National Instruments Workshop
6:15pm Dinner - J&M BBQ
8:00pm MLH Localhost: Intro to Docker Workshop
9:00pm Windows IoT Core Workshop
10:00pm MLH Cup Stacking
11:00pm League of Legends Tournament/ Video Game Break
12:00am Late-Night Snacks

Sunday, April 23rd

Time Event
1:00am Sleep Rooms Open
8:00am Sleep Rooms Close | Breakfast
10:00am Code Submissions begin
12:00pm Code Submissions close
1:00pm Lunch - Little Caesars
2:00pm Hacking ends
2:30pm Presentations | Judging Begins
4:00pm Presentations | Judging Ends
5:00pm Closing Ceremony
6:00pm HackWesTX Ends

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