Startup (Military) Veterans Day Weekend/Hackathon + Basic Training!! Hosted by VetsinTech and Co-Chair Craig Newmark - Founder, craigslist and craigconnects with Mayor Ed Lee!!
Friday, November 9, 2012 at 6:00 PM - Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 8:00 PM (PST)
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Calling all returning military veterans of Iraq & Afghanistan service AND the tech community in the SF Bay Area!
The Startup Veteran’s Day Weekend/Hackathon –
Join VetsinTech, and Co-Chair Craig Newmark - founder craigslist and craigconnects with Mayor Ed Lee!!
NOTE: All meals are provided!! AND....all veterans will receive
a FREE copy of Eric Ries book - THE LEAN STARTUP!!
For more info, schedule, speakers, sponsors and more (TBD)...
Our Objective: to support our returning bay area veterans - thru education, re-integration, and by connecting to the tech ecosystem in SF Bay Area!
In this two-day event the tech community in SF will come together to support our returning Iraq/Afghan veterans. Teams of approximately 5-10 people will be formed with a variety of skills -the vets can have the idea, help with business plan, marketing or just sit in to audit/participate for educational purposes – vet coding skills are NOT required - however developers from the tech community are encouraged to attend!
Additional information can be found at www.vetsintech.co