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Ferguson VR Hackathon

Saturday, May 6, 2017
8:00am – 9:00pm

Stamford Campus
Ferguson Library

If you can build a webpage, you can do VR!

For students, engineers, coders, designers, developers, entrepreneurs, and hobbyists alike.

VR updates from around the world from experts from NYC and beyond!

Friday May 5 6 PM – 10 PM Saturday May 6 8 AM – 9 PM Sunday May 7 8 AM – 4 PM

Tickets are $30 for the full weekend; $5 for students, free for UConn students with student ID

Register here:

Three different tracks to choose from: The VR Experience, Web VR, Social VR.

Meals provided onsite to registered hackers are included in the price of admission.

Free parking in the UConn-Stamford garage on Washington Blvd.

Hackers 18 years and older welcome. Hackers age 16 and 17 may participate, but they must be accompanied by their legal guardian at all times.

Special free tutorials on Saturday beginning at 10 AM. Register online at:

Web VR – How to Get Started What’s new in VR Unity – Tips & Tricks


Jason Wilkins, 203-351-8227,

Stamford Campus (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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