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DeveloperWeek 2019 Hackathon

DeveloperWeek Hackathon 2019

Join the nation's largest challenge-driven hackathon and be among more than 400 developers, designers and entrepreneurs for the weekend in San Francisco on February 23-24, 2019!


The most important things you should know about Hackathon

Who can participate in this challenge? The Organizers invite everyone who is a designer, developer, idea person, biz dev person or anything in between. You can form a hackathon team before the DeveloperWeek Hackathon or at the hackathon kick-off. You can work on any type of project - mobile apps, web apps, data visualizations, wearable solutions, algorithms, even visual mock-ups or video presentations. More detailed info here.


Participants can build apps from scratch or can solve no challenges (create whatever they want) or can submit to as many Accelerate.im challenges as they want.


What about prizes? Each hackathon prize is sponsored. The sponsors will choose their own prize winners during secend day of the San Francisco Hackathon. Prizes are worth more than $90,000!

Prizes

  1. Blockchain Terminal $20,000

    Analyze data and help cryptocurrency traders make profitable buy / sell decisions.

  2. NetApp, Inc. $10,000

    Innovate and Enhance Your Unique Application or DevOps Environment

  3. MyScript $8,000

    Best “On Device” integration of the Interactive Ink SDK. $8,000 total prize value.

  4. MyScript $8,000

    Best “Cloud” integration of the Interactive Ink SDK. $8,000 total prize value.

  5. Cloudflare $5,490

    Build a Cloudflare App

  6. And many more... $45,800

    Detailes information about the prizes you will find at the official challenge website.

Schedule

Take part in the DeveloperWeek 2019 Hackathon!

Feb 23

10:00 AM
Registration Opens / Form Hackathon Teams
11:00 AM
Main Stage Kick-off Talks
12:00 PM
Technical Workshops
1:00 PM
Lunch
7:00 PM
Dinner
11:00 PM
Doors Close (attendees cannot work overnight onsite)

Feb 24

9:00 AM
Doors Open / Breakfast
11:00 AM
Lunch
11:30 AM
Overall judges visit assigned teams and hear 2 minute pitches (partner site too)
1:00 PM
Hackathon teams visit sponsors to pitch their projects (remote teams come to HQ to present)
2:00 PM
Top 5 teams notified
2:30 PM
Sponsor must have winners submitted to registration desk
2:30 PM
Top 5 teams pitch (2 minutes each, 3 minutes questions)
3:00 PM
Judges meet to discuss Top 5 Team Pitches
3:30 PM
Overall winners and sponsor winners announced on stage
4:00 PM
Sponsors and winning teams sync up (make arrangements for prize transfers)
4:30 PM
Doors Close Promptly / Exhibitor Move-out

How to participate in DeveloperWeek 2019?

  1. Register to the DeveloperWeek Hackathon!
  2. Bring your team or apply solo and be a part of the San Francisco Hackathon on Feb 23-24, 2019!
  3. Develop your idea during the programming contest.
  4. Win one of the prizes. Proze pool is more than $90,000!

Reasons to participate

  • 01 Reason

    You will share your project idea with people from different industries!

  • 02 Reason

    You will build your network!

  • 03 Reason

    You will have a chance to win one of 25 prizes!

  • 04 Reason

    You will challenge yourself!

Where and when

Where?
Galvanize San Francisco – SoMa
44 Tehama St San Francisco,
USA
When?
Feb 23-24, 2019