"HACK THE BOT" is a newly created event by GDG Algiers, it is an exclusive hackathon organised to give developers a chance to make outstanding bots. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about bots and how to create them in a pleasant competitive atmosphere. Want to learn more about bots and how to create them ? Want to be part of a competition while doing that ? Then it is your chance to do so while having a lot of fun
HACK THE BOT will be held virtually [On GDG ALgiers' Discord Server ] from May 20th to May 22nd, 2021.
Link to our Discord server: https://discord.gg/T2VGwP7f7j
As participants in the “Hack the Bot” hackathon you will be submitting your work periodically throughout the event in 3 phases :
Phase 1 : Draft submission
You will be submitting a draft of your solution through Google Forms where you will present your team, your idea, its main features, the technologies you will be using and finally how you will deploy it.
Phase 2: Final Submission.
In this phase you will submit a fully working version of your solution : it will include your deployed bot and the source code for it. The best solutions will be selected for the final round, submissions will be through devpost.
Phase 3 : Pitch presentation
In this phase the final qualified teams will present their solution to the judges in a limited time where they will explain their idea, the features, the technical choices they made and anything they consider interesting and will give them the advantage to win the competition.
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
Is your idea an original one ? does it come out of the ordinary and explore new aspects and use cases of bots
Does the idea bring a benefit to its users and the community in particular, will it be used frequently by the users.
The submitted work should be easy to maintain especially by other people who might want to contribute to it.
The solution can be ported to other platforms easily.
The solution can be customized for different needs.
The solution can evolve and grow in the future with additional features
The architecture of your solution The used technologieS The algorithms implemented and their performance. The code structure and the programming style used. Good documentation Deployment process and technologies.