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Free ConnectCentral Hackathon

Hosted by RingCentral
Oct. 21–22, 2017 | San Francisco, CA | #ConnectHack

Are you a developer, innovator, or IT engineer? Then join us at the ConnectCentral 2017 pre-event hackathon to connect with talented people, create cool hacks—and win up to $5,000.

The Hacks

Build State-of-the-Art Chatbots

Build a chatbot from scratch or port your existing messaging, virtual assistant, customer service, or e-commercial bots from other frameworks to support the RingCentral Glip bot framework.

Create Awesome Customer Experiences

Build interactive experiences using RingCentral’s SMS, MMS, group MMS, voice, and fax APIs to stay connected with employees, customers, and partners.

Connect Anywhere on Any Device

Power up your web app with RingCentral’s WebRTC SDK to make and receive calls with advanced call control functionality in any WebRTC-enabled browser.


First prize


Second prize


Third prize


Hackathon schedule


Saturday Oct. 21

1:00 p.m. Opening ceremony and swag pickup

1:15 p.m. RingCentral welcome and partner breakout sessions

1:45 p.m. Team up and begin coding

2:30 p.m. Technical workshops with RingCentral Platform Partners (30 mins per session)

6:00 p.m. Dinner

9:00 p.m. Doors close for day one


Sunday Oct. 22

8:30 a.m. Doors open, breakfast

9:00 a.m. Coding

12:30 p.m. Lunch

4:00 p.m. End coding

4:15 p.m. Team presentations/demos (3 minutes per team)

5:15 p.m. Judges deliberate

5:45 p.m. Winners announced

6:00 p.m. Doors close for day two

See you in San Francisco!
October 23–25, 2017