Announcing the first Vegas Hack hackathon, taking place in Work In Progress's brand new coworking facility on 6th Street in downtown Las Vegas!
This first hackathon coincides with Code For America's "Day of Civic Innovation," a call to hackers nationwide for a day-long brainstorm and development session on how to improve their city.
Admission is $10 and there are only 50 seats. Register here. Event details below:
Is there anything to do in the Mojave Desert other than gamble away your life savings? Absolutely. Join us at Work in Progress on Feb 23 for the first Vegas Hack - a community driven and sponsored Hackathon.
WHAT IS VEGAS HACK?
Vegas Hack is a one day event for the Las vegas innovation community to meet, hack and collaborate on ideas, both great and silly. Dig in and start coding!
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH OPEN DATA DAY AND CODE FOR AMERICA
Code Across America is a nationwide day of civic innovation on February 23, 2013, in conjunction with International Open Data Day. Whether you're a developer, designer, or just an interested citizen, a civic innovation hackathon is a space where you can come meet other people dedicated to finding new solutions to address real issues in your community.
WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND?
We're inviting 50 developers and designers to join us at Work In Progress to build something awesome at the very first Vegas Hack.
We'll supply you food, coffee, beer, and entertainment - you bring the code and creativity!
We'll kick things off Saturday, February 23rd at 8AM and we'll be hacking all day until the deadline.
- Cash and prizes to be given away
- Networking opportunities with global tech minds
- $10 Tickets - Register Now
- Extensive media coverage
- Free food & amenities
- Awards trophy ceremony
- After Party
Show off your hard work with pride during demos on Saturday!
Category 1: Best Civic
Category 2: Best Use of a Government API
Category 3: Best Overall
Category 4: Best Designed
Category 5: Most Fun & Weird
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