ICS Teams Win Big at Hawaii Annual Code Challenge

The culmination of the Hawaii Annual Code Challenge (HACC) was demo day on September 23rd. Teams presented their solutions to several challenges for improving state government to a large audience and a group of impressive judges:

  • Governor David Ige
  • State Senator Glenn Wakai
  • Todd Nacapuy, Hawaii Chief Innovation Officer
  • Miller Abel, Principal Technologist, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Steven Schutte, Government Account Manager, Verizon
  • Richard Eber, Manager of Enterprise Application & Integration Services, HECO
  • John Ambris, Sr. Solutions Engineer, BMC Software
  • Donna Scannell, VP of IT Operations & Business Information Officer, Kaiser Permanente
  • Robbie Melton, Executive Director, HTDC

Students from the Information and Computer Sciences Department at the University of Hawaii did very well!


Congratulations to ArchiTechs for winning Top College Team.
(https://github.com/HACC17/ArchiTechs)

ArchiTechs: Il Ung Jeong, Jason Sewell, Gina Watanabe

ArchiTechs: Il Ung Jeong, Jason Sewell, Gina Watanabe


Congratulations to FidgetSpinners for winning Second Place!
(https://github.com/HACC17/FidgetSpinners)

FidgetSpinners: Jonathan Robello, Terry Palomares, Chris Oh, Dan Paguirigan

FidgetSpinners: Jonathan Robello, Terry Palomares, Chris Oh, Dan Paguirigan


Congratulations to LoveMilkTea for WINNING FIRST PLACE!
(https://github.com/HACC17/LoveMilkTea)

LoveMilkTea: Tyler Chong, Brendt McFeeley, Shaziney Natividad, Christopher Nguyen, Russell Omo, Chaselyn Pugh, Danny Tan

LoveMilkTea: Tyler Chong, Brendt McFeeley, Shaziney Natividad, Christopher Nguyen, Russell Omo, Chaselyn Pugh, Danny Tan


Mahalo to Professor Philip Johnson for encouraging and mentoring these teams!

Professor Philip Johnson

Professor Philip Johnson