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SS12: Code for a Cause

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Welcome to the SS12, the world's first ever accessibility-themed hackathon and makeathon. The first SS12 took place nine years ago at the University of Southern California campus. Since then, it has expanded to universities across Europe and Asia. The events are developed by Project Possibility.

The next SS12 will be hosted by Kumaraguru College of Technology in Summer 2016. Universities across Asia are invited to attend. For more information, please visit SS12 and Maker Fair: Enhancing the Quality of Life through Innovation.

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2015 U.S. SS12 Champions

Congratulations to USC StealthFly team on winning the title of 2015 U.S. SS12 Champion. The CSUN and USC teams produced great projects. We invite the competitors to continue their work and consider collaborating with fellow competitors to make their projects even greater. Two thousand fifteen (2015) marked the ninth year the SS12: Code for a Cause was be hosted in the United States. In collaboration with the Center on Disabilities at CSU Northridge the 2015 U.S. SS12 Finals was held at the 30th Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference.

You can find each teams work in their project repositories:

For all other projects visit the Project:Possibility GitHub Repository. For more information about the US SS12 series visit the U.S. SS12 page.

2015 U.S. SS12: Code for a Cause

Two thousand fifteen (2015) marks the ninth year the SS12: Code for a Cause will be hosted in the United States. In collaboration with the Center on Disabilities at CSU Northridge the 2015 U.S. SS12 Finals will held at the 30th Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference. This year's participating universities are:

2014 Europe SS12 Champions

Congratulations to the PAVE team from ZHAW Zurich Universit on winning the title of 2014 Europe SS12 Champion. The teams from University of Southampton; JKU Linz; University Paris 8; ZHAW Zurich University for Applied Sciences, Switzerland; TU Dortmund, Germany; University of Madrid; and Oslo & Akershuis University of Applied Sciences all produced great projects. We invite the competitors to continue their work and consider collaborating with fellow competitors to make their projects even greater.

For more information on the competition and this year's competitors visit the Europe SS12 page.

2013 Asia SS12 Champions

Congratulations to Voice Operated Chess team from Easwari EngineeSring College, Chennai on winning the title of 2013 Asia SS12 Champion. The teams from St.Xavier's Catholic College of Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Kumaraguru College of Technology, and Easwari EngineeSring College all produced great projects. We invite the competitors to continue their work and consider collaborating with fellow competitors to make their projects even greater.

For more information on the competition and this year's competitors visit the 2013 Asia SS12 page.

Sponsors & Partners

Partners

AAATE - Advancement of Assistive Technology in Europe - 12th European AAATE Conference 2013 Center on Disabilities at California State University Northridge eAccess+ - The Accessibility Network Kumaraguru College of Technology, India Project:Possibility

If you're interested in sponsoring an SS12 or partnering with Project:Possibility on other events, please contact us!