Learn, build, & share with the ACM Usal community on December 1st, 2018 during MLH's Local Hack Day!

This Local Hack Day is not accepting registrations anymore. If you wish to attend, you'll need to reach out to the local organizers and get their permission.

Date & Time

Event Start

December 1st, 2018 9:00am

Event End

December 1st, 2018 9:00pm


ACM Usal
Plaza de los Caídos
Sin numero
Salamanca, Salamanca 37008

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Finding the Venue

Facultad de Ciencias: Salón de actos y diferentes aulas.

Event Requirements


It's free to participate in Local Hack Day.

Who can participate?

This location is open to:

  • Attendees Outside ACM Usal
  • Undergraduate University Students
  • Other Students (Graduate, Non-Traditional, Etc.)
  • Professionals / Non-Students

What is Local Hack Day?

Join us on December 1st, 2018 for MLH's Local Hack Day, a global hackathon and celebration of learning, building, and sharing! Whether you're a first timer who is learning to program or you go to hackathons every weekend, everyone is welcome to participate!

This is MLH's 5th year organizing Local Hack Day. In 2017, the event brought out more than 6,000 participants across 34 countries and 236 cities around the world. This year's event is shaping up to be the biggest one yet!

What is a hackathon?

Hackathons are learning focused invention marathons where participants dream up fun, interesting projects and work in small teams to bring them to life over the course of the event.

When you're not working on your project, there are plenty of other things to do like attending educational workshops, making friends, or showing off what you're learning or building. At Local Hack Day you can do these with other participants at your location or participants around the world at other locations!


This Local Hack Day location will run from 9:00am to 9:00pm on December 1st, 2018. All times are in the local timezone.

De 9:00 a 16:00 habrá stands de empresas que podréis visitar.
9:00 - 9:30 Check - In
9:40 - 10:10 Acto de Apertura
10-15 - 11:15 Charla del CEO de Plainconcepts, Pablo Peláez
12:15 - 12:45 Charla de BISITE
12:45 - 13:45 Charla de Viewnext
14:00 - 15:00 Comida (La proporcionamos nosotros gratis)
15:00 - Inicio de Proyectos
15:00 - 16:00 Taller Docker/Taller Github/Proyectos
16:00 - 17:00 Taller Jenkins /Proyectos
17:00 - 19:00 Proyectos
19:00 - 19:45 Presentación de proyectos
20:00 - 20:30 Entrega de premios y finalización de la jornada

Additional Information

A lo largo de la mañana habrán stands de empresas y asociaciones instaladas en el hall de la Facultad de Ciencias donde se darán a conocer y tendrán cosas interesantes que enseñar. ( HoloLens ( Microsoft Mixed Reality ), Drones, Impresoras 3D...)

Stands : Viewnext, Plainconcepts, Bisite, CajaMakerSpace, ACM USAL, Delegación de Estudiantes de la Facultad de Ciencias, ABSAL, VIII Centenario.
La entrada a la facultad para ver los stands y asistir a las charlas o talleres no necesita registro.

El registro es para los participantes de los proyectos aunque también (los asistentes que vayan a quedarse la mayor parte del día) ya que solo a ellos se les dará la comida, el acceso a las aulas de proyectos y descanso.

Sobre los proyectos, se explicarán los 3 temas en los que consistirán en el acto de apertura, solo podemos adelantar que no hace falta tener nociones de informática y que los grupos para los proyectos serán de máximo 5 personas.

Se les dará un certificado de ACM a todos los participantes de los proyectos antes de finalizar el evento.

Habrá jueces que valoraran los proyectos expuestos y se concederán dos premios:
1º- Certificado del Lockal Hack Day y una tablet para cada miembro del equipo.
2º- Certificado del Local Hack Day y un pendrive para cada miembro del equipo.

Todos los participantes recibirán merchandising y sorpresas del evento.

La comida consistirá de un bocadillo a elegir de (tortilla o jamón), una pieza de fruta (manzana o mandarina) y una botella de agua.

El lugar de las charlas será en el salón de actos de la Facultad de Ciencias, el aula para los talleres y desarrollo de proyectos se les indicará en el evento.

El lugar de desarrollo de los talleres los diremos en el acto de apertura. Si vais unicamente a uno o dos de los talleres, en el Hall de la Facultad de Ciencias habra un stand de ACM USAL, preguntar donde teneis que ir alli.

Cualquier duda:
[email protected]

Thanks to our Sponsors & Partners!

Local Hack Day wouldn't be possible without the support of an amazing group of sponsors & partners.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Curious about attending a Local Hack Day? Browse some of the most common questions we receive below!

Who can attend Local Hack Day?

Everyone is welcome to participate in Local Hack Day regardless of experience level, student status, or age. However, some Local Hack Day locations may have restrictions on who is able to participate at their specific site, which you can find on the event's registration page. If you don't qualify to attend the site you are interested in, please find an alternative one nearby and if there is not one, consider organizing one yourself!

What if I can't code?

Everyone is welcome at Local Hack Day regardless of their coding experience. Many participants use Local Hack Day as an opportunity to learn some coding skills and network with other beginners. Many Local Hack Day locations also provide free technical workshops that you can attend to learn new skills.

Is there a code of conduct?

We want to make sure that MLH Local Hack Day events create a safe and welcoming environment for attendees and organizers. For this reason the MLH Code of Conduct should be followed throughout the duration of each event.

Will there be food?

Food availability varies depending on location. However, most locations do not serve food. Please read your location’s page carefully to determine whether or not food will be provided. If it is not, you should pack a lunch, dinner, and any snacks you might need throughout the day.

Who organizes Local Hack Day?

Local Hack Day is organized by Major League Hacking (MLH). Local community volunteers are responsible for organizing the individual locations of Local Hack Day around the world that you'd be attending.

How much does it cost?

It's free to participate in MLH's Local Hack Day. You'll be responsible for covering any costs associated with getting yourself to the venue, any supplies you need for your project, and any food or drinks beyond what is being provided as indicated on the location's page.

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