World Blockchain Hackathon “San Francisco” June 16th -17th 2018

World Blockchain Hackathon “San Francisco” June 16th -17th 2018

Press Release

World Blockchain Hackathon presents a $12,000 blockchain hackathon in San Francisco on the 16th-17th June, 2018.

The aim of World Blockchain Hackathon is to create, nurture and support a growing decentralized community of blockchain developers. World Blockchain Hackathon organizes hackathons globally. The last event was held in Saint Petersburg Russia with 150+ participants.

The San Francisco Hackathon will cover the latest Blockchain technologies, research, applications, and development.

Our partners and sponsors include IBM, AChain, KickCity, Runway, DApperNetwork, TiE, dharma, HackingEdu, BuildETH, CageChain, Thoncoin and Latinx. There will be 1.5 hour workshops from some of the sponsors. C. Mohan (IBM Fellow) will give Hyperledger Fabric training. There will also be a solidity workshop.

In partnership with BEF hacking session, shortlisted projects will undergo security auditing ( hacking) on the 18th. Projects with the least vulnerabilities will earn extra points.

The prize money will be distributed across 3 teams on the 18th, 18;00. The judges will include blockchain tech experts and well know venture capitalists like Shuonan Chen (General Partner at AgileVC ), Ryan Wang (Founding Partner at Outpost Capital), Deborah Magid (IBM Ventures), Jorden Woods (StarChain Ventures) and Radhika Iyengar-Emens (StarChain Ventures).


June, 16th –17th

Saturday, June 16th
8:30 - 9:30 Doors Open & Tea, Coffee with brunch Served, Networking.
9:30 - 12:30 Opening Ceremony/Presentations from Partners
12:30 - 13:00 Team Formation
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Served
14:00 Coding Begins
18:00 - 19:00 Dinner Served
20:00 - 20:30
21:00 - 21:30 Pitch Practice Session
24:00 Midnight Snack

*Overnight Hacking is welcomed. The venue will be open and staffed till the end of the Hackathon. 33.5 hours of hacking

Sunday, June 17th
07:00 08:00 Breakfast Served
12:00 13:00 Lunch Served
16:00 - Submission Deadline
16:00 17:00 Tech Judging
17:30 18:00 Closing Ceremony
18:00 - Event Close

Organizers :

Radhika Iyengar-Emens
Kseniia Ryuma
Jorden Woods
Gideon (Gibson) Nweze
Contact us :

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