What's on?

Get involved in Monash IT events and get networking with your fellow students and our dedicated staff.

NOTE: Undergraduate (UG), Postgraduate (PG), Graduate research (GR)

FEB 19 - NOV 18

Google: CodeJam Kickstart

A Code Jam competition with rounds throughout the year, giving students opportunities to develop their coding skills, get acquainted with the Code Jam platform and get a glimpse into the programming skills needed for a technical career at Google. Top scorers may be contacted by Google recruiters.


UNIHACK 2018- Pre Registration

UNIHACK is one of the biggest University run Hackathons in Melbourne. Pre register using this form to get the latest news and first priority for tickets when they are released. Whether you are an experienced hackathoner or want to see what all the fuss is about, UNIHACK is the perfect opportunity to dive into prototyping a full solution in one weekend!


IEEE Women in Engineering: Leading with Influence

Come enjoy some refreshments while you listen to IEEE's Women in Engineering host Teagan Dowler share tips on communicating effectively in the workplace, influencing and motivating others, and managing conflict in a diverse environment.

RSVP a must.


Code Like a Girl: Rebel

Code Like a Girl are being rebellious in April and changing their event format! This time it’s PechaKucha style - the speakers will have 20 slides shown for 20 seconds each. Part networking, part storytelling, and all round good times. These events are a platform for knowledge sharing and showcasing amazing women in the technology sector.


The Validator 2.0: Applications Close

Have you been sitting on an idea for months and are unsure of how to get started? Or is there a world problem that you're dying to solve, but feel like you can't?

Back by popular demand, the VALIDATOR is here to tickle your Entrepreneurial taste buds, and light the fire in your belly to give just the kick you need to launch your idea, or solve that problem that you are oh-so passionate about!

The VALIDATOR is a five-week program that will guide you on how to get started with your side project, and get it out to market.


Silicon Valley to Tel Aviv: Build Your Own Startup

Computing & Commerce Association is running a talk in collaboration with Hacker Exchange on how you can achieve your dreams in the startup world by travelling to Silicon Valley and Tel Aviv to learn from the best!

Three rock-star students from Melbourne will share their experience, and Hacker Exchange co-founder, Jeanette Cheah, will also be there to answer all of your questions.


HardHack 2018

HardHack is a 24 hour competition where students put their engineering skills to the test! Competitors will work together in teams to produce a hardware solution that addresses a need in society. The hardware solution must be tangible, and able to interact with its surrounding environment.


Facebook Melbourne Hack 2018

Join Facebook in Melbourne on the May 5 - 6th 2018, and stay up all night hacking, learning and having fun! Start brainstorming ideas & forming teams (of up to 4 people). The Facebook team will kindly supply the food, fun diversions, prizes, and expert guidance from their engineers. Just bring your laptop, appetite, skills and ideas.


The Accelerator: Applications Close

Have you got an idea or business that you're ready to launch or scale? Are you looking for mentorship or funding to give you the support to make your idea big?

Well you're in luck! The GENERATOR is back for the third year in a row with their ACCELERATOR Program, offering $10k funding and 3 months of mentorship to new or established founders. You or your team will be mentored by successful founders who have succeeded in your relevant industry.


Angular Hack Day

If you've ever been interested in learning Angular this is the perfect event for you. Get together with experienced Angular developers, as well as representatives from the team at SSW to get an in depth look at some real world applications using Angular JS. For best results, get practicing early!


NASSCOM Student Innovation Awards 2018

The NASSCOM Australia Student Innovation Awards 2018 brings to you a golden opportunity to 'act' upon your genius ideas and showcase your IT/IT enabled business idea to renowned leaders of the industry. Applications deadline 31 July.