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2020 Detroit Fashion + Tech Hackathon: Virtual Info Session

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Meet the organizers of the Detroit Fashion + Tech Hackathon and learn more about this exciting event.

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The 3rd annual Detroit Fashion + Tech Hackathon (DF+TH) organizing team is hosting a hype event to share information on the event structure and to share highlights from the exciting prior year event.

Detroit's Fashion + Tech Hackathon brings together diverse teams with the goal of creating new tech solutions to address real problems facing the fashion and retail industry.

What is a hackathon?

Described as an innovation marathon, it is a 36 hr challenge that will merge multi-disciplined teams to develop new solutions to address real challenges facing brands in the apparel and retail industry.

Teams will hear from our local brands who have submitted problem statements to the hackathon. Participants will assemble into teams to start gather research on the problem, ideate on potential solutions, design prototypes and a business case to pitch for selection to the final 3 who will pitch their solution to the judges.

Teams will have access to industry experts and mentors to help them move from ideation to prototype leveraging the Whim innovation approach.

Who can attend?

Participation is open to anyone who is passionate about fashion, apparel, data and technology.

How do I register?

Information session participants can register via Eventbrite.

Where can I find more information?

Want to learn more about the hackathon? Check out our website: https://detroitfashionhackathon.com

Hackathon on-site registration will be available at the information session, as well as additional information about how you can become involved as a participant, mentor or sponsor.

Registration is open for the Detroit Fashion + Tech Hackathon, please visit: https://detroitfashionhackathon.com/registration/

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