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Destination Hackathon

Outside Lands + CODEMKRS + Weebly

Friday, March 21, 2014 at 6:00 PM - Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 6:00 PM (CDT)

New Orleans, LA

Destination Hackathon

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Ticket Type Sales End Quantity
Hacker Ended Free  
Designer Ended Free  
Volunteer Ended Free  
Hustler / Growth Hacker / Product Manager Ended Free  
Student Ended Free  
Sponsor A Hacker Ended

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Event Details

THE FIRST EVER DESTINATION HACKATHON WILL USE NEW ORLEANS VIBRANT DESTINATION INDUSTRY AS A SANDBOX TO TEST OUT NEW IDEAS TO HELP TRAVELLERS HAVE BETTER EXPERIENCES.

 

FEATURING OVER $10,000 WORTH OF PRIZES, INCLUDING HOTEL STAYS, CONCERT TICKETS, AND ALL EXPENSES PAID DINING EXPERIENCES. THE GRAND PRIZE WINNER WILL HAVE A ONCE IN A LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY TO MEET WITH THE MANAGING DIRECTOR AT THAYER VENTURES, A VENTURE CAPITAL FIRM THAT INVESTS IN TECHNOLOGY FOR THE HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY.

 

FEATURING PRIZES FROM: THAYER VENTURES, RACKSPACE, 365 CONNECT, WWOZ-FM, ARNAUD'S, BESH RESTAURANT GROUP, BOOTY'S STREET FOOD, RALPH BRENNAN RESTAURANT GROUP, DICKIE BRENNAN RESTAURANT COMPANY, DOMAIN COMPANIES, GALATOIRE'S, HOTEL MONTELEONE, HYATT PLACE NEW ORLEANS CONVENTION CENTER, KINGFISH KITCHEN AND COCKTAILS, TOUPS MEATERY, MA MOMMA'S HOUSE OF CHICKEN AND WAFFLES, NAKED PIZZA, SHERATON NEW ORLEANS, SYLVAIN, W HOTEL, WINDSOR COURT AND MORE!

 

THE DESTINATION HACKATHON CHALLENGE IS TO USE NEW ORLEANS AS A PETRI DISH FOR INNOVATION IN THE

$1 TRILLON DOLLAR TOURISM INDUSTRY. 

WHY NEW ORLEANS

OVER 9 MILLION PEOPLE VISIT ANNUALLY GENERATING OVER $6 BILLION DOLLARS

AND IT WAS NAMED THE TOP DESTINATION IN THE COUNTRY BY TRAVEL AND LEISURE MAGAZINE AND THE ONLY US CITY IN NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELLER'S BEST TRIPS 2014

ITS STARTUP AND TECHNOLOGY BUSINESSES ARE RIDING THE 3RD WAVE OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP

AND NEW ORLEANS' STARTUP AND TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY WAS LABELED THE COOLEST IN AMERICA


This event is made possible by the New Orleans Tourism and Marketing Corporation and Idea Village and is produced by CODEMKRS as part of New Orleans Entrepreneur Week.


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When & Where


Hyatt Regency New Orleans
601 Loyola Ave
New Orleans, LA 70113

Friday, March 21, 2014 at 6:00 PM - Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 6:00 PM (CDT)


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