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#blackhack at the Hype

#BlackGirlsHack

Friday, November 16, 2012 at 6:00 PM - Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 9:00 PM (EST)

#blackhack at the Hype

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
#hacker- Are you a coder? Then this tik's for you!
You can sign up solo or as a team (max 5 people). If you're solo, we'll set you up with a team at the hackathon!
Ended Free $0.00
#designer- Are you a genius designer or UI expert?
You can sign up solo or as a team (max 5 people). If you're solo, we'll set you up with a team at the hackathon!
Ended Free $0.00
Startup sponsor
Have an app or website you need built? Want to work with a team of great coders to start your project and maybe even find a new co-founder or team member? Get a beta built for way less than it would cost to hire a developer! Contact katcalvin@blackgirlshack.com for more information!
Ended $250.00 $14.74
Resume Sponsor
Looking for a CTO or programmer? Want to access to the top talent in black tech? As a resume sponsor you’ll get all resumes from all of the #blackgirlshack participants and a pass to come meet the top talent for yourself.
Ended $100.00 $6.49
DONATE!
Want to supplement your free99 ticket with a donation? Enter any amount here from $1+ and help support Black Girls Code!
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Event Details

#blackhack at the Hype is a hackathon for the black tech community in Metro ATL and beyond. We're bringing together the hacker/designer/founder community to design mobile and web applications for corporations, local nonprofits and tech startups with black founders. 

Join us on November 16-17th for a chance to:

  • network with the local #blacktech community, 
  • create gorgeous new apps, 
  • support our startups and, of course, 
  • eat amazing food all day

That's not all, we'll also be:

  • sharing your resumes with our startups and corporations who are always on the lookout for amazing talent, 
  • giving out great prizes, including:
We have some amazing prices and the list keeps growing!
1st place:
$100 Apple Gift Cards

2nd place:
$25 Amazon Gift Cards
 
3rd place:
Interview on FuseBox Radio

Best Startup Idea:
Free PR Services
$50 Amazon Gift Card

Best of all? All proceeds go to Black Girls Code, so pay what you can so we can teach our girls to code!

For more information:

Visit blackgirlshack.com

Follow us at @blackgirlshack 

Email info@blackgirlshack.com

Visit our Hackerleague page


AGENDA

(food will be served for the full 24 hour period)

November 16th:

6pm:

Happy Hour Kickoff! Come for the DJ and drinks, stay for the hackathon!

7pm:

Hackers are teamed up, projects are chosen

7:30pm:

Bell rings, hackathon begins

7:30-10pm:

Hackers hack; press takes video and interviews


10pm- 10am:

Hackathon private session: 12 hours of nothing but work time

10am- 12pm:

Good morning hackers! Hackathon is active, mentors arrive

5pm:

Judges arrive and observe

7pm:

30 minute notice, hackers prepare presentations


7:30pm:

Hackathon ENDS

7:45pm:

Hackathon presentations

8:15pm:

Judging

Dinner is served

8:45pm:

Winners announced!

 

Sponsors:

           

  

 

More to come!

Have questions about #blackhack at the Hype? Contact #BlackGirlsHack
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When & Where


Hypepotamus
817 West Peachtree St NW
#110
Atlanta, GA 30308

Friday, November 16, 2012 at 6:00 PM - Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 9:00 PM (EST)


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