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MAKERTHON SCHEDULE

Saturday, October 19

REGISTRATION

11:00 am - 11:30 am

Levine Hall Lobby

Teams will check in at the designated table and receive their materials for the weekend. All students participating in the Rothberg Catalyzer must check-in at the registration table on the day of the event. 

OPENING CEREMONY

11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Wu and Chen Auditorium

Opening remarks and makerthon weekend overview and expectations. 

LUNCH

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Levine Hall Lobby

PREPARE SOLUTION OVERVIEW FOR MENTORS

12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Makerthon Team Workspaces

Teams will have independent work time to prepare an overview of their proposed solutions for mentors.

CONCEPT DISCUSSION WITH MENTORS

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Makerthon Team Workspaces

Teams will work directly with mentors to further develop and iterate ideas, as well as incorporate feedback.

TEAM WORK TIME

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Makerthon Team Workspaces

Teams will have independent time to work their projects and collaborate with each other.

MAKERTHON REGROUP

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Wu and Chen Auditorium

All students participating in the Rothberg Catalyzer will meet for program updates. 

DINNER

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Levine Hall Lobby

TEAM WORK TIME

7:30 pm - 8:00 am

Makerthon Team Workspaces

Teams will have independent time to work their projects and collaborate with each other.

Sunday, October 20

BREAKFAST

8:30 am - 9:00 am

Levine Hall Lobby

MAKERTHON REGROUP

9:00 am - 9:30am

Wu and Chen Auditorium

Teams will reconvene for an overview of Day 2 of the Rothberg Catalyzer at Penn.

PITCH PRACTICE WITH MENTORS

9:30 am - 11:30 am

Makerthon Team Workspaces

Teams and mentors will have time to review the team pitch and presentation deck.

PRESENTATIONS

11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Makerthon Team Workspaces

Teams will demo their final products to a panel of judges.

LUNCH

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Levine Hall Lobby

PRESENTATIONS

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Makerthon Team Workspaces

Teams will demo their final products to a panel of judges.

JUDGES DELIBERATE

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Wu and Chen Auditorium

WINNERS ANNOUNCED AND FINAL REMARKS

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Wu and Chen Auditorium

The Rothberg Catalyzer at Penn 2019 winners will be announced and awards will be given.