Bringing together the brighest minds to solve real-world problems.
GlobalHack is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization fostering innovation and talent through hackathons. Its hackathons bring together developers, designers, and entrepreneurs to solve a real-world technology problem, for a real-world customer. In September 2015 at GH V, we will be transitioning into solving civic-minded problems. In 2016, we will host our first $1M hackathon, focusing the brightest minds from around the global on solving a large, civic-minded problem.
GlobalHack IV FAQs
Starts at 7pm on September 11th
Ends at 5pm on September 13th
Format & Project Details
GlobalHack V will be the first of many GlobalHack civic hackathons where our teams will be solving a problem for a civic entity - a nonprofit, government, school district, or some other public organization or initiative.
Limited number availableat $10, then $25, and $50 at the door.
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 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.