Transforming Lives Hackathon - Code for the Kingdom
Ideate. Build. Impact. Create technology that matters. OVER $10K IN CASH PRIZES
JOIN US..... Come to design and build applications to tackle the challenges confronting our society, our communities, and our lives.
10 great reasons you should be there:
1) Work with The Bay Area Anti-Trafficking Coalition (http://www.baatc.org/) (BAATC) to create the “Not In Our Town” app to disrupt sex trafficking in our communities.
2) Heed the challenge from Solid Ground International (http://www.solidgroundinternational.org/) to leverage technology that would help increase the numbers of mental health providers serving victims of human trafficking.
3) Answer the challenge of OneHope (http://onehope.net/) to create disruptive games.
4) Get a deeper understanding of the consequences of absence fathers in our society, and create technologies to alleviate them.
5) Connect with Pat Gelsinger’s (http://www.vmware.com/company/leadership/pat-gelsinger), VMWare’s CEO, and listen to his keynote for entrepreneurs.
6) Participate in the Sticky Products and Viral Loops breakout session led by Aaron Ginn (https://twitter.com/aginnt) from StumbleUpon, one of the most respected Growth Hackers in the country, and Micah Davis (https://twitter.com/mdavis), Ovenbits’ Managing Partner and Designer.
7) Learn from Roberto Ortiz (https://twitter.com/robertoortiz), Yahoo’s Director of Mobile Design, and Micah Davis during the Crafting Delightful Interfaces break-out session
8) Hear from Chris Chan (https://www.linkedin.com/in/chan316), winner of 6 Yahoo hackathons, about Hacking your Pitch.
9) Compete for over $10K in cash prizes (http://sf.codeforthekingdom.org/#prizes).
10) Connect (http://sf.codeforthekingdom.org/#people) with the CEOs of some of the country’s top Incubator/Accelerator Programs, Venture Capitalist, Angel Investors, and explore your new venture.
Join us and create technology that matters. Register now http://c4tkbayarea.eventbrite.com/ . Register using the promotion code FRIENDSOFCHRIS to get your ticket free.
May 30th @ 6pm through June 1st @ 5:30pm at the NESTGSV campus in Redwood City, CA
Learn more: http://www.codeforthekingdom.org/