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HackHouston – The Blockchain Hackathon

March 6 @ 17:00 - March 7 @ 18:00 CST

HackHouston – Houston’s 1st Blockchain Hackathon. Fantastic prizes announced!

Join Houston’s Tech Talent at the 1st Blockchain Hackathon

The Houston Blockchain Alliance, in collaboration with Houston Exponential and Ion Houston, invites you to participate in Houston’s 1st Blockchain Hackathon. The hackathon is part of the week-long Houston Tech Rodeo – a unique opportunity to access all things Houston and Tech.

This 24-hour hackathon will kick off on March 6 at 4 pm at the HX office at 410 Pierce St, Houston, TX 77002.

Prizes worth over $120,000 to be won!

Topic: Blockchain in Smart Cities

The agenda is as follows:

Friday, March 6:

  • 4 pm – Registration Opens
  • 4:30 pm – Pitch Your Ideas and Form Teams
  • 5:15 pm – Speakers remarks
  • 6 pm – Hackathon Begins
  • 7 pm – Dinner
  • 11 pm – Doors Close (attendees cannot work onsite overnight)

Saturday, March 7:

  • 8 am – Breakfast
  • 11:30 pm – Lunch + Speaker Remarks
  • 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm – Mentor Hour
  • 5 pm – Pitch to the judges
  • 6 pm – Winners Announced On Stage
  • 7 pm – Doors Close

Prizes include:

  1. Microsoft Azure credits worth $120,000
  2. Free 1-year, 6-month, and 3-month membership of the Cannon, including access to the Cannon Mentor Network
  3. Chance to earn free Hyperledger certification, and a mention on the Hyperledger blog about the winner’s team and solution

Details

Start:
March 6 @ 17:00
End:
March 7 @ 18:00
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hackhouston-the-blockchain-hackathon-tickets-92933977027

Organizer

Houston Blockchain Alliance
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/o/houston-blockchain-alliance-18422857558

Venue

Houston Exponential
410 Pierce Street, Houston, TX 77002
Houston, TX 77002 US
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