What we're about

Great news! We are back in Seattle for our 4th Brother Hackathon season. We welcome all new and existing members to join us. In addition, this meetup group is set up to:

1. Find co-organizers, assistant organizers, event managers, and volunteers

2. Each month we will hold at least 2 events in Seattle, including workshop, showcase, seminars, and happy hours

3. Allow members to register for the hackathon event with priority

Who

iOS, Android, Flutter, Xamarin, Kotlin developers, UX/UI Designers, and Web developers. We also welcome anyone who is interested to learn new things about mobile technology. We encourage members to participate in any of our hackathons. We will invite speakers locally and from across the country to speak at the workshop.

What

Hackathon, Workshop, Seminars, Showcase. Hackathon is to build an iOS or Android app that utilizes Brother International's mobile printers. All our events are 100% free, with free food, drinks, prizes, and everything. All meetups will be focused on the hackathon event. There is no commitment, just plenty of fun learning and competing among members/friends.

For more information please visit our official website at http://brotherhackathon.com/

Where

Most of our events will be held online via Zoom meetings. When available, we will have live events in Seattle provided that we follow local guidelines on events.

About the Organizer

Linus Lee is the founder/organizer of SoCal's largest iOS developer group. He himself is a developer, a UX/UI designer, and a publisher. He loves the outdoors, travel, and runs live events.

Upcoming events (4)

Brother Hackathon Workshop & Mini-Hackathon #5

Online event

We will announce the exciting mini-hackathon #5 on April 20, 2021, along with a highly anticipated Flutter Workshop.

Workshop #5 Topic: Flutter Brother Hackathon GitHub project with Frank Hernandez, Ph.D. Computer Science, Flutter Expert

You are invited to join teams of Android, Swift, Flutter, and Xamarin developers to compete for the $5,000 grand-prize annual Brother Hackathon. Attend the optional weekly workshop and mini-hackathon to win cash prizes and free hardware. Our unofficial theme this year is to "Spark Joy." We encourage you to build an app that brings a little extra happiness to your users.

In this 2-hour virtual meetup, we will discuss topics and answer questions to help you successfully create your winning project. We present the workshop in a casual and relaxed fashion that developers of all levels can enjoy. Then we will follow with a thought-provoking challenge to build a minimum viable app. We will have a total of 8 workshops and mini-hackathons. You can sign up for 1, all, or none of the workshops. The deadline for the mini-hackathons is June 1st, 2021.

Brother Hackathon is sponsored by Brother International Corporation USA and Brother Mobile Solutions. You will receive free hardware and software SDK to build apps that help consumers, small businesses, and large enterprises. We welcome all developers, designers, and project managers to participate. To learn more, please visit http://brotherhackathon.com/. The best part of our hackathon (now in its 4th year) is that the event is always upbeat and fun. You win prizes, and you own 100% of your apps, and you get to keep the free hardware worth $300 to $1,000.

Brother Hackathon's main event starts on June 4th at 5 PM PST and ends on June 5th at 8 PM PST. All prizes will go out immediately with no waiting period. Yay!

Note: this year's hackathon will be all conducted via Zoom. Please turn on audio/video whenever possible. Don't miss out on the fun!

Brother Hackathon Workshop & Mini-Hackathon #6

Online event

Workshop #6 Topic: Scanner SDK with Joe Mestrovich

You are invited to join teams of Android, Swift, Flutter, and Xamarin developers to compete for the $5,000 grand-prize annual Brother Hackathon. Attend the optional weekly workshop and mini-hackathon to win cash prizes and free hardware. Our unofficial theme this year is to "Spark Joy." We encourage you to build an app that brings a little extra happiness to your users.

In this 2-hour virtual meetup, we will discuss topics and answer questions to help you successfully create your winning project. The workshop will be presented in a casual and relaxed fashion that developers of all levels can enjoy. Then we will follow with a thought-provoking challenge to build a minimum viable app. We will have a total of 8 workshops and mini-hackathons. You can sign up for 1, all, or none of the workshops. The deadline for the mini-hackathons is June 1st, 2021.

Brother Hackathon is sponsored by Brother International Corporation USA and Brother Mobile Solutions. You will receive free hardware and software SDK to build apps that help consumers, small businesses, and large enterprises. We welcome all developers, designers, and project managers to participate. To learn more, please visit http://brotherhackathon.com/. The best part of our hackathon (now in its 4th year) is that the event is always upbeat and fun. You win prizes and you own 100% of your apps, and you get to keep the free hardware that is worth $300 to $1,000.

Brother Hackathon's main event starts on June 4th at 5 PM PST and ends on June 5th at 8 PM PST. All prizes will go out immediately with no waiting period. Yay!

Note: this year's hackathon will be all conducted via Zoom. Please turn on audio/video whenever possible. Don't miss out on the fun!

Brother Hackathon Workshop & Mini-Hackathon #7

Online event

Workshop #7 Topic: TYPE B SDK with TBD

You are invited to join teams of Android, Swift, Flutter, and Xamarin developers to compete for the $5,000 grand-prize annual Brother Hackathon. Attend the optional weekly workshop and mini-hackathon to win cash prizes and free hardware. Our unofficial theme this year is to "Spark Joy." We encourage you to build an app that brings a little extra happiness to your users.

In this 2-hour virtual meetup, we will discuss topics and answer questions to help you successfully create your winning project. The workshop will be presented in a casual and relaxed fashion that developers of all levels can enjoy. Then we will follow with a thought-provoking challenge to build a minimum viable app. We will have a total of 8 workshops and mini-hackathons. You can sign up for 1, all, or none of the workshops. The deadline for the mini-hackathons is June 1st, 2021.

Brother Hackathon is sponsored by Brother International Corporation USA and Brother Mobile Solutions. You will receive free hardware and software SDK to build apps that help consumers, small businesses, and large enterprises. We welcome all developers, designers, and project managers to participate. To learn more, please visit http://brotherhackathon.com/. The best part of our hackathon (now in its 4th year) is that the event is always upbeat and fun. You win prizes and you own 100% of your apps, and you get to keep the free hardware that is worth $300 to $1,000.

Brother Hackathon's main event starts on June 4th at 5 PM PST and ends on June 5th at 8 PM PST. All prizes will go out immediately with no waiting period. Yay!

Note: this year's hackathon will be all conducted via Zoom. Please turn on audio/video whenever possible. Don't miss out on the fun!

Brother Hackathon Workshop & Mini-Hackathon #8

Online event

Workshop #8 Topic: ISV Strategy with Bob Brady

You are invited to join teams of Android, Swift, Flutter, and Xamarin developers to compete for the $5,000 grand-prize annual Brother Hackathon. Attend the optional weekly workshop and mini-hackathon to win cash prizes and free hardware. Our unofficial theme this year is to "Spark Joy." We encourage you to build an app that brings a little extra happiness to your users.

In this 2-hour virtual meetup, we will discuss topics and answer questions to help you successfully create your winning project. The workshop will be presented in a casual and relaxed fashion that developers of all levels can enjoy. Then we will follow with a thought-provoking challenge to build a minimum viable app. We will have a total of 8 workshops and mini-hackathons. You can sign up for 1, all, or none of the workshops. The deadline for the mini-hackathons is June 1st, 2021.

Brother Hackathon is sponsored by Brother International Corporation USA and Brother Mobile Solutions. You will receive free hardware and software SDK to build apps that help consumers, small businesses, and large enterprises. We welcome all developers, designers, and project managers to participate. To learn more, please visit http://brotherhackathon.com/. The best part of our hackathon (now in its 4th year) is that the event is always upbeat and fun. You win prizes and you own 100% of your apps, and you get to keep the free hardware that is worth $300 to $1,000.

Brother Hackathon's main event starts on June 4th at 5 PM PST and ends on June 5th at 8 PM PST. All prizes will go out immediately with no waiting period. Yay!

Note: this year's hackathon will be all conducted via Zoom. Please turn on audio/video whenever possible. Don't miss out on the fun!

Past events (23)

Brother Hackathon Workshop & Mini-Hackathon #4

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