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DC Women’s Hackathon

August 29, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free

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Are you a female designer, developer, problem solver, or content developer? Come learn with us and test your skills!
You’re invited to register for the second annual DC Women’s Hackathon! This is a different hackathon – it is targeted for female developers of all skill levels (beginners too!). The purpose of the hackathon is to develop a web page, mobile app, or some other app to benefit Crittenton Services of Greater Washington (http://www.crittentonservices.org/).

Schedule

  • 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM: Developers arrive and receive hackathon assignment
  • 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM: Optional “How to Hack(athon) Workshop” for beginners or just start coding!
  • 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Development continues
  • 12:00 PM – 12:30 PM: Lunch for Crittenton Services girls & developers
  • 12:30 – 4:00 PM: Development continues
  • 4:00 PM – 4:30 PM: Presentations by developers
  • 4:30 PM – 5:00 PM: Winners are chosen and prizes are awarded!

Roles
Available Roles:

  • Participant (women only): Epic female programmers beginner-advanced who will compete in the actual hackathon.
  • Programming mentor (men welcome!): Pair up with a team or two and help out programmers who are not as advanced – think of this is as a group tutor.
  • Event volunteer (men welcome!): Keep the event organized and running smoothly.

Note: Ladies under 18 are welcome but MUST be accompanied by an adult.

Details

Date:
August 29, 2015
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dc-womens-hackathon-tickets-17596619964

Organizer

DC Web Women
Website:
www.dcwebwomen.org

Venue

1801 K ST DC Lobby
1801 K St NW
Washington, 20006
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