Acceptance into Spring 2014 HACKcelerator program
HACKcelerator is a global pre-accelerator program designed to help top hackathon teams turn their hacks into market ready products. If you win AngelHack you win our full support for whatever product you'd like to have us help you develop. You're in. We'll provide you the platform for connecting with amazing mentors and a series of events in Silicon Valley to connect with investors and media. This will be your shot at glory. Learn more on HACKcelerator program here.
Hackathon winners are eligible to receive free hosting and other discounts from Rackspace® (NYSE: RAX), the global leader in hybrid cloud and founder of OpenStack®. The prize package includes the following:
What should I build?
We want to see new projects that can wow the crowd and have the potential to improve peoples lives. Hacks that people would use, laugh at, and potentially scale.Have fun, try to finish in time, and show us an awesome demo!
Who should attend?
Junior developers looking to improve their skills, senior developers looking to jive with budding members of the community, designers of all skill-sets, and serious entrepreneurs that can add value to teams. Never built on Android or iOS before? Fear not, we'll do our part to have teachers on hand throughout the hackathon to help you get going with these new and needed skills.
How is it judged?
We're doing things a little different this time. Say goodbye to power-points. That's right, no power-points whatsoever. To present at AngelHack you must DEMO. Period dot the end. And everyone who wants to win AngelHack will have to demo their product for at least 30 seconds. Projects will be judged on a combination of originality, technological difficulty, viability and usefulness. We want to see new ideas, ideas that are useful, ideas that solve big problems, ideas that could potentially make money and ideas that get people excited.
|Friday, June 27th 2014||Saturday, June 28th 2014|
|5:00PM - Registration Opens||12:00AM - Midnight Snack|
|5:45PM: - Opening Announcements||7:30AM - Breakfast|
|6:00PM - Team Pitches||12PM - Lunch|
|6:00PM - Dinner||5PM - Coding FREEZE/Judging of demos|
|#HACK through the night||6:30PM - Winners announced/Prizeathon!|
We will be filming and shooting photos at the event. By entering the venue you give your consent to have your image used.
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Look forward to seeing you there!
- The AngelHack Team
AngelHack, a female-owned, female-majority company, is the world’s largest and most diverse global hacker community, helping to drive open innovation of tech products, platforms and brands with extraordinary smarts, scale and speed.
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