engage more girls in tech
WHAT IS A COMMUNITY HACKATHON?
Hackathons are events where people come together to generate new ideas, test concepts and meet new people. At the Girls In Tech Hackathon you’ll participate in an effective innovation process and have fun developing viable solutions to engage more girls in tech.
When you choose to participate in the Girls In Tech Hackathon. You’ll have a fast paced and fun day. You can expect to be challenged, learn new things, share your ideas, and make a difference in the community.
Oh… and there will be great food and prizes!
More details and information about the day follow. If you have any questions, you can email us at: email@example.com
HAPPENING FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 21, 2018
- 8:45am Doors Open + Coffee
- 9:15am Welcome + Innovation Process Review
- 9:30am Reveal Challenge + Q/A
- 9:45am Ideation Challenge #1
- 10:30am Ideation Challenge #2
- 11:15am Ideation Challenge #3
- 12:00pm Reveal Final Teams + Begin Final Projects + Lunch
- 2:30pm Team check in
- 3:30pm Final Pitches
- 4:30pm Celebrate!
Dress comfortable, but you want to look good too - you be meeting some amazing people.
You won’t go hungry. But if you have food allergies or other restrictions plan accordingly.
Bring something to write with and a laptop or tablet, if you have one. Everything else will be provided.
We’ll be placing you on randomly assigned teams for the ideation challenges and dedicated the teams in the afternoon. Teams are created to have people with a diverse set of skills that align with the challenge.
There’s nothing to prepare. Just bring your brain, an open mind and great attitude!
LOCATION + PARKING
It will be held at Creative Adventure Lab, in the John Deere Innovation Space, which is located at 210 Jones Street in Dubuque, IA. Not sure where that is? Ask Google for directions. We have free on-street parking right outside our building.