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Google Games Chicago

Date Apr 13, 2013
Time 10:00 am  
Location Google Chicago (20 West Kinzie St., Chicago)
Sponsor The CS-ECE Corporate Connection, University of Illinois
Registration Registration
Event type Competition
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Google Games is back and we want to know, do you have what it takes to be a superhero? Or do your skills lurk on the dark side, with your inner villain waiting to take stride?

Whether you are good or evil, battle it out against other teams in trivia, puzzles, coding, word association and Lego building. In addition to the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat, snacks, lunch and an event shirt will be provided to all participants and prizes for top teams.

Find four friends (Computer Science background strongly recommended), come up with a team name and each register individually here. Can't find a team? Sign up as an individual and we will do our best to put you in a team with others.

Google Games Chicago
Date: Saturday, April 13th
Time: 10:00am to approximately 4:30pm
Location: Google Chicago (20 West Kinzie St., Chicago)

Registration form

Deadline to register: Friday, March 29th

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FAQ

Q. Can we have less than five members on our team?
A. We strongly recommend having the maximum number of members--any less and you'll lose your competitive edge.

Q. Do you have to be a current student to participate?
A. Yes, you must be currently enrolled at one of the participating schools.

Q. Can the members of our team be a mix of students from the participating schools?
A. Yes.

Q. Can we replace a member before the start of the event?
A. Sure. Just let us know (googlegames@google.com) about the new team member and who is being replaced. 

Q. How do we show team spirit?
A. Teams are strongly encouraged to dress up in a way that represents this year’s theme which is superheroes and villains. A prize will be awarded to the team with the most spirit. Check out past Google Games here for inspiration.

Q. Will transportation be provided?
A. We encourage carpooling and will reimburse drivers. Whatever mode you choose, car or train, we will provide reimbursement.

Q. Will food be provided?
A. We will be providing lunch, snacks and drinks. If you have any dietary restrictions, please note this in the form and we will be sure to accommodate you.

Q. When will our team receive a confirmation about the Games?
A. We will reach out to all teams/individuals by Tuesday, April 2nd. Not all registered teams will be selected due to space limitations.

Please direct other questions to: googlegames@google.com.

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