Do you have what it takes to move from idea to $50,000 in just 48 hours?
GlobalHack is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization. Our hackathons bring together developers, designers, and entrepreneurs to solve a real-world technology problem, for a real-world customer. The winning team at each event walks away with $50,000 in cash.
GloablHack II FAQs
Starts at 7pm on August 22nd
Ends at 5pm on August 24th
Cortex Innovation District
4320 Forest Park Avenue, St. Louis 63108 (map)
Format & Project Details
Who owns the IP?
You own the IP for whatever you build. The winning team is offered $50,000 in cash. You choose whether or not it's worth selling it for $50,000. Here's a recap of the winners from GH I.
By 7/16: $2.00 per person
By 7/23: $3.00 per person
By 7/30: $4.00 per person
By 8/06: $5.00 per person
By 8/13: $6.00 per person
By 8/21: $7.00 per person
At Door: $10.00 per person
Teams can be as few as 1, but no larger than 10. Don't worry if you don't have a team yet: go ahead and reserve your ticket now, as we provide time at the event, before the competition kicks off, to form new teams and/or join an existing team. While team members may leave the competition area to rest, teams employing unlisted remote workers will be immediately disqualified.
Free food and drinks will be provided throughout the weekend - except dinner on Saturday - to keep you focused on building the best prototype possible.
Free, on-site parking will be available.
Free, wireless net connection will be available.
We are working to secure reduced rates for a nearby hotel. Check back soon for more details.
If you are an accredited investor and/or connected with an entity that regularly invests in startups (e.g. an angel fund or VC firm), you are welcome to attend for free. To do so, please reserve an Investor Ticket. Those holding Investor Tickets are strictly forbidden from participating in the competition or assisting any of the teams. Investor credentials will be confirmed by GlobalHack staff.
If you work for a media publication and are looking to cover the event, you are welcome to attend. To do so, please reserve a Media Ticket. Those holding Media Tickets are strictly forbidden from participating in the competition or assisting any of the teams. Media credentials will be confirmed by GlobalHack staff.
For general questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. For press inquiries, please email email@example.com.