***We will be strictly punctual and strongly advise teams not to miss API demos or Fashion Brief.***

February 2

9:00 am
Registration & Breakfast
Teams are formed and registered. Mic is open for teams to announce any openings.
10:00 am
Welcome & Introduction; Design Gym Intros
10:15 am
API Demos
11:00 am
The Fashion Brief / Q&A
Top industry leaders discuss their challenges and Tech solutions they wish existed. This chat followed by Q&A is intended to define and educate hackers on the pain points of the industry, as well as to clarify criteria for the winning app and to inspire developers to build hacks vying for the top prize.
Provided by Decoded Fashion
1:00 pm
Coding begins!
Pitch ideas and join teams.
2-4:30 pm
Design Gym Mentorship
Groups present concepts and experts focus on details that need to be included, holes in the ideas, areas that participants should research and people they should talk to.
4:00 pm
6:00 pm
Decoded Fashion
Mentors & Feedback
Each team will present and each group has the opportunity for questions and feedback
7:30 pm
Provided by Decoded Fashion
9-10:00 pm
Music + Gourmet Cookie Time!
Midnight Snack
Coding continues overnight

February 3

7:00 am
Breakfast Buffet
8:00 am
Share Out
Teams report back to Design Gym where they are in the process. Technical, design and industry subject matter experts will roam for impromptu coaching sessions.
11:00 am
Submission Deadline
Provided by Mexicue
1:00 pm
Presentations Begin
First Judging Group
2:00 pm
Presentations Continue
Second Judging Group
3:00 pm
API Winners, Crowd Favorite & Top Three Finalists Announced
Announcement of the three Finalists to be introduced at NY Tech Meetup and to pitch at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week finale.

February 4 - 13

Finalists prepare for Fashion Week reveal. Pitches are being refined and beautified.

February 14

Fashion Hackathon winners announced at Decoded Fashion: New York