experiential learning, DementiaHack 2017, hackathon, cause hacking, build solutions, systems analysis
A modern day hackathon is an outstanding vehicle for experiential learning. DementiaHack 2017, was an exemplary cause hackathon with incredible civic spirit, an urgent global cause and showcase of epic organizational skills. Participants worked in teams to tackle problems faced by stakeholders in 4 challenge sets: person with dementia, their family caregivers, industry caretakers and researchers.
Faculty of Applied Science and Technology
School of Applied Computing
Original Publication Citation
Buchner, M. (2017). Cause hackathon as experiential learning. [Web log]. Retrieved from https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/dementiahack-2017-cause-hackathon-exercise-learning-mark-buchner
Buchner, Mark, "Cause Hackathon as Experiential Learning" (2017). Faculty Publications and Scholarship. 11.