Registration deadline is May 15. Please fill application form and we will get back to you on whether you are accepted or not.
There are four types of attendees for Cryptochicks and W4B Hackathon:
- HACKER – DEVELOPMENT TRACK. Come up with an idea of a blockchain application and develop a working prototype using any blockchain technology. In case you don’t have an experience in that – no worries. You will have free access to all BlockGeeks.com online courses and live webinars. Our mentors will be helping you to code. You will have access to workshops onsite. You will have 24 hours to finish your prototype. Teams can be formed ahead of time over Slack or at the pre-hacking, team building event on Friday October 5. Ticket purchase will be required in order to reserve your hackathon seat as there are only limited amount of seats available.
- HACKER – BUSINESS TRACK. Come up with a business idea for blockchain application in Fintech, Supply Chain Management, Social Impact, or any other idea that can use blockchain as a solution and develop a full-blown business model according to the rules and format announced at the pre-hacking, team building event on Friday October 5; you will have 24 hours. Any blockchain technology can be used. You will have free access to all BlockGeeks.com online courses and live webinars. You will have access to workshops onsite. We will have a team building event on Friday October 5 and if you find developer that can join your project – you are welcome to switch to Development Track competition. Ticket purchase will be required in order to reserve your hackathon seat as there are only limited amount of seats available.
- MENTOR who supposed to help our hackers with coding and business ideas. You must prove that you are an experienced blockchain developer and/or involved in existing blockchain business and can help teams with your real life experience. In return you will have free access to workshops and networking events.
Only applications from female hackers will be accepted. Mentors of all genders are welcome. Hackers and mentors are welcome to attend workshops, speeches and talks, but will be encouraged to focus most of their time on building a blockchain-based project to present on Sunday afternoon. All hackathon participants also have a full free access to Conference that will run May 31-June 2.
Applications are approved based on interest in blockchain and demonstrated ability to code or contribute meaningfully to a project. Applications from any corner of the globe will be accepted. PLEASE NOTE that non-developers are welcome to apply as well. Each hacker team will consist of 2-4 individuals with diverse skill sets. If you have something you think you can add to the ecosystem – whether it’s a knack for crafting white papers to explain dApps, project management skills, a creative or artistic perspective, or an entrepreneurial vision – we’d welcome your talents and skills on one of our hackathon teams.
Solo hackers are invited to register and will have the opportunity to meet people prior to the event at online Slack group, or during team building session held on Friday, the first day of the event.
Established female teams are welcome to register. Please register individually. We also can accept your registrations and have a technology to join you to this hackathon remotely.