Codeathon: Coding for Women's Physical Activity

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Codeathon: Coding for Women's Physical Activity Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles. Ace Hotel, in partnership with the Clinton Foundation Health Matters Initiative (CHMI) and Jawbone present the second west-coast installment our health-based series. With a focus on women's physical activity, and building upon the "intersection of technology and data", the event aimed to spur innovation in the health and technology space, and to set standards for what a "healthy codeathon" environment should entail. This instance of Codeathon was supported by UCLA Business of Science Center and Equinox. The media partner for the event is SELF Magazine.

Times and Location


Segovia Hall at Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles
929 South Broadway Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Enter the hotel; just past the elevator there are stairs on your right. Walk up.

Presentation Day

Sunday January 18th 2015
4:00 PM, Free and open to the public
RSVP required



4:00 - Participant Arrival (registration, team formation) 4:30 - Finalize registration (salad time) 5:00 - Welcome (introductions, overview) 5:30 - Prompt Reveal (from Clinton Foundation) 6:00 - Wiki overview, logistics, open questions 6:10 - Start working 8:45 - End of day stretch with Equniox (15 min, approx)


09:45 - Groups arrive 10:00 - Light breakfast; start work time 01:15 - Lunch Break 02:00 - Back to work, buddy. 06:45 - End of day stretch with Equniox (15 min, approx)


09:45 - Groups arrive 10:00 - Light breakfast ~ work time 02:00 - Lunch - Turn in presentations to Jawbone 02:40 - Teams head to the roof, restaurant, etc - practice pitches 04:00 - Doors open to the public for final presentations 04:30 - Presentations begin

Teams & Products

  • Team Names TBD



  • Design
  • Addressing the prompt: Women's Nutrition
  • Creativity
  • Potential impact
  • Health of the team (sleep and steps tracked using Jawbone UP)

Special Guests


Social Media

  • @acehotel
  • @jawbone and @JawboneDev
  • @SELFmagazine
  • @equinox
  • Hashtag #code4health


TBD. Could b U !!