Draper University Hackathon

Draper University is happy to announce its second public hackathon, the HEROthon.

By getting involved you will be joining hackers, product developers, marketers, business leaders and Draper University entrepreneurs.

The HEROthon is held simultaneously with Draper University's Summer Hero Training program.

What?

TBD

When?

4PM Friday, July 5 - 7PM Sunday, July 7

How?

Reserve your spot below. Join a Draper University entrepreneur in hacking and pitching a project within 40 hours.

 

Schedule

*Schedule is subject to change

Friday, July 5

4 PM
  • Check-in & Networking & Dinner & Games

6 PM
  • Opening Ceremony

7 PM
  • Networking and Team Formation

9 PM
  • HEROthon Hacking Begins!

Saturday, July 6

Hacking all Day!
  • Hands on Product

  • Several workshops and presentations from Draper University.

Sunday, July 7

1 PM
  • Round 1 (5 min pitches)

2:30
  • Doors Open to Spectator Ticket

3:00 PM 
  • Round 2 (5 min pitches)

5:00 PM 
  • BBQ and Pool Party

 

FAQ

What is the challenge?

TBD

What ticket should I get?

We want anyone interested to come. Choose what type of person you are based on the tickets listed. If you aren't any one of them, please choose the most relevant one. This just gives us an idea on who we can expect to come.

What level of experience do I need to attend?

Absolutely none! Although it's nice if you have some prior experience we do not require any experience to attend the hackathon. We want everyone and anyone interested to attend. Bring your friends as well!

Do I need a team to attend?

No, you do not need a team and don't need to know anyone! We will have plenty of time to meet people and form teams before the hackathon officially begins.

This is my first hackathon, can I participate?

Absolutely! Although it's nice if you have some prior experience we do not require any experience to attend the hackathon. We want everyone and anyone interested to attend. Bring your friends as well!

 

Join a Draper University entrepreneur in hacking and pitching within 40 hours. Teams will have a chance to pitch to Draper U Ventures and Draper Associates. Winning teams get prizes and will be published on Draper University social channels. Must be over 18 to participate.

  • Workshops and other opportunities to learn

  • Mentors available to help you with your project

  • Prizes given to winning teams

  • Food available throughout the day