Program schedule

August 31, 2013 (Saturday)

0700-0730            Bus shuttle service for NCR-based participants from  Smart Tower, 6799 Ayala Avenue

                          Makati City going to IRRI, Los Baños                          

0930-1000            Registration @ the DL Umali Lobby, IRRI, Los Baños, Laguna

0930-1230            Workshop on Amazon Web Service AMI Platform, Windows Azure and Google Cloud 

                          @ the DL Umali Rooms A and C

                          Amazon Web Services: 9:30am-12:30pm, DL Umali Rooms C

                          Attend this half-day event to see actionable demos of web and mobile apps that leverage Amazon Web 

                          Services (AWS) products to scale. Gain in-depth knowledge of key technical concepts such as building and 

                          deploying applications and databases using AWS

                          9:30am- 10:00am    AWS Crash Course 

                          10:00-11:00am        Elastic Beanstalk

                          11:00am- 12:30pm   Deploying Scalable Applications and Database

                          Windows Azure: 9:30am-11:00am, DL Umali Room A

                          Windows Azure is an open and flexible cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy and

                          manage applications across a global network of Microsoft-managed data centers. You can build

                          applications using any language, tool or framework and utilize services for your open source, iOS,

                          Android, Windows Phone, and Windows 8 apps.

                          In the workshop, you will learn how to deploy Windows Server and Linux Virtual Machines, deploy a 

                          website and build a backend for mobile apps.

                          Mozilla Philippines: 11:00-11:15am, DL Umali Room A

                          Google Cloud: 11:15am-12:30pm, DL Umali Room A

                          Allows developers to build web application or mobile backend on Google App Engine and Google

                          Compute Engine . App Engine is a full development stack (PaaS), and Compute Engine lets you run

                          workloads on Linux virtual machines (IaaS)

1200-1300         Lunch @ IRRI Cafeteria and Dining Room

1300-1310         Welcome and introduction by IRRI @ the DL Umali Rooms ABC

1310-1325         Opening remarks from Smart Developer Network

1325-1335         Remarks from the U.S. Embassy-Manila

1335-1400         Discussion of the program and presentation of problems or challenges by IRRI 

1400-1410        Discussion on house rules by IRRI 

1410-1430         Hackathon overview and mechanics by Smart Developer Network

1430-onwards    Hackathon challenge begins 

1900                 Dinner and more hacking 


September 1, 2013 (Sunday)

0700                  Breakfast served @ IRRI Cafeteria

0800                  Hack on @ the DL Umali Rooms ABC

1100                  Presentation of apps @ the Havener Auditorium, Chandler Hall

1300                  Lunch and judges' deliberation

1400                  Awarding @ the Havener Auditorium, Chandler Hall

1500                  Closing program

1530                  Departure from IRRI

Emcee: Marco van den Berg, IRRI Chief Information Officer 

***Dorm type accommodation will be provided at BP International, BSP, Jamboree, Los Baños. There will be shuttle bus transfer every two hours and the schedule is as follows (please bring your own toiletries and towels):
  • 11:00PM
  • 1:00AM
  • 3:00AM
  • 5:00AM
  • 7:00AM