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From big, well-organized hackathons like Startup Weekend and AngelHack to small, ad hoc hackathons like a couple of friends in a coffee shop, we want to help increase the number of hackathons going on in Seattle, help support them, and help publicize them.

Upcoming events (4+)

Women's Safety Hackathon

Online event

*** To participate, you must sign up at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/womens-safety-hackathon-tickets-163756673619

"Safe Circles is a women’s safety hackathon bringing the Tech community together to cultivate solutions to women’s safety risks. Women, men and non-binary are welcomed to apply as teams or individuals to join our two-week virtual hackathon which includes expert led workshops, personal mentorship, pitches, prizes and the opportunity to build a business following the hackathon."


2021 Detroit Fashion + Tech Hackathon: Virtual Hack Weekend

*** To participate, you must sign up at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2021-detroit-fashion-tech-hackathon-virtual-hack-weekend-tickets-148583899443

"The 2021 Detroit Fashion + Tech Hackathon (DF+TH) is a virtual hackathon scheduled for Sept. 24th - 26th - hosted by Whim and Pure Michigan Business Connect (PMBC), an initiative of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC).

DF+TH is a 36-hour innovation challenge that brings together creatives and technology passions to build new solutions to the problems facing the fashion and apparel industries."

Autodesk University 2021 - Forge Hackathon

Online event

*** To participate, you must sign up at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/autodesk-university-2021-forge-hackathon-registration-164015283127

"The Forge Hackathon is back for our second year of exciting challenges, innovative solutions, and awesome prizes! This year's hackathon will take place the week before Autodesk University's Americas event, so join the Forge team from September 27 - October 1 to "hack" together some incredible Forge solutions. The top 5 teams will be showcased during Autodesk University 2021, so bring your A game and come ready to code the Forge project you've been dying to make."


NASA Space Apps Challenge 2021

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*** To participate, you must sign up at

"To celebrate our tenth annual event, our theme for Space Apps 2021 is the “The Power of Ten.”

NASA’s International Space Apps Challenge takes place each year over the course of 48 hours to spark innovation on NASA challenges that benefit missions in space and life on Earth.

Build a team
Pick your challenge from NASA’s missions or bring your own

Hack away!
You have two days to build your project and put it before the judges.

Come to Space Apps if you are…
- A programmer, a data scientist, an engineer, a storyteller, a student, an educator, a project manager, an entrepreneur

- You love data and you want to transform NASA’s open data sets into real world applications

- You are passionate about space and you want to join in building our future together for the benefit of humanity.

- You love hardware. Yes! Hardware projects welcome – Space Apps is more than “apps”! Bring your love for boards and dream up a solution for Earth or your own mission in space. "

Save the date. More information coming soon: https://www.spaceappschallenge.org/

"Locally hosted in Seattle and Tacoma. There is more information available at https://www.meetup.com/space-data-hackers/ "

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2021 National Day of Civic Hacking

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