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Quick-start guide

Thanks for joining the Power Up Automation Hackathon sponsored by UiPath! You're officially registered now, and we’ll be sending you regular updates throughout the competition.

Here’s how to get started building your components. The submission period opens on June 18, 2018 and ends August 22, 2018, at 5pm ET.

  1. Get set up right. Decide what software you will be developing.  Sign up for free access to UiPath Community Edition.   
  2. Get started on your path.  Choose to build for one of the required categories: Custom Activities, Dashboards, Automation Frameworks, Application and Data Connectors, Snippets, or Machine Learning models.
  3. Get a head start on your submission. Fill out the basic fields on the Application form and familiarize yourself with the submission requirements. This will give you a good idea of what you'll need to put together. Remember: you can edit your submission as many times as you like before the deadline.
  4. Optional: Form a team. Thinking about collaborating with another developer or startup? Visit the participants page to find and meet teammates. You can see who else is looking for a teammate, check out what’s in their portfolio, and send them a message to connect.  Consider signing up for the competition Slack channel, too, where you can also meet and chat with other hackers.

We’re looking forward to seeing your software.  Good Luck!


If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.