Posts Tagged hackathon

11 January 2018

Cleanweb Hackathon Takes the Fight to Environmental Justice

Last November, Cleanweb Berkeley hosted it’s 5th annual Hackathon, entitled ‘Whose Hacks? Our Hacks!’. With previous Hackathon winners having been in information technology for flexible demand and shared solar services, we wanted to challenge participants to take on lesser explored subjects at the intersection of data, energy and resources: environmental justice and the politics of […]

25 October 2015

NetFridge and Energy Globe win top prizes at 3rd annual BERC Cleanweb Hackathon

This past weekend, nearly 50 participants from UC Berkeley, Berkeley Lab, and the Bay Area gathered for the 3rd annual BERC Cleanweb Hackathon. The event was a huge success, and 10 teams made pitches at the end of the 24-hour event in front of a panel of judges, including Anna Schneider of WattTime, Elena Lucas of […]

21 October 2015

3rd annual Cleanweb hackathon is this Friday – sign up now!

Join on Oct 23-24 for the 3rd annual BERC Cleanweb Hackathon! The event will take place from 5-9pm on Friday Oct 23 and 9am-9pm on Saturday Oct 24. We have two links for registration: 1) first, sign up at Eventbrite; 2) then, head to Devpost to create a profile, and either join a team or propose […]

19 April 2015

BERC members win top prizes at Sfuncube solar hackathon

This weekend, four BERC members took place in a Solar Hackathon, held at Oakland’s solar accelerator called Sfuncube. Jonathan Mather and Caroline Le Floch were part of the 1st place winning team called ‘SolFox’, Eric Munsing made it to the finals with his team ‘SunBears’, while the team I was on ‘You’ve Got Sun’ won the People’s Choice Award by audience vote.

22 April 2014

BERC Cleanweb Hackathon 2.0: Smarter Sprinkler Saves water and takes top prize

At BERC’s second annual “cleanweb” hackathon this past weekend, hackers came together to produce four new apps to help analyze and reduce home water consumption, food-related water footprints, and commercial building energy consumption.

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1 April 2014

Top five reasons to attend BERC Cleanweb Hackathon 2.0

Calling all developers, designers, data scientists, entrepreneurs, and energy & water gurus! The BERC Cleanweb Hackathon 2.0 will take place April 18-20, hosted by CITRIS in Sutardja Dai Hall.

15 May 2013

BERC slowing down for the summer + 2013 post roundup

This summer we will be keeping up with energy and resource issues, albeit less frequently. In the meantime, here are our most popular stories from since January, in case you missed them.

1 May 2013

Twitter/thermostat mashup takes top prize at Berkeley Cleanweb Hackathon

This past weekend, UC Berkeley threw its first inaugural “Cleanweb Hackathon” with a coalition of campus sponsors and corporate partners.