Polish up your skills or learn how to "Hackathon" with these fun, optional, free events — any skill level welcome! Then take a look at some proposed Hackathon projects or add your own ideas.
Find a project that interests you or add your own. Join the discussion to find fellow teammates.
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Get a taste of how a Hackathon works with themed mini hack nights.
Hack Nights are hosted at
Leonel Castillo Center.
We'll get some of the best democracy-focused projects in the room to enlighten you quickly. Then we'll brainstorm ideas for the hackathon.Register here
We'll take a preliminary look at the Houston Recovery Center dataset to prep for the data jam on Saturday.Register here
Learn about how you can work on tech projects to help refugees who have resettled to Houston.Register here
Learn helpful hacking skills in half-day sessions with our staff and volunteers.
Workshops are hosted at
The Iron Yard.
You want to solve problems with data. Meet R, your new secret weapon.Register here
Search and grab data from the internet for your personal and civic hacking projects.Register here
Find out how you come up with good hackathon ideas, scope the work appropriately, and keep the project on task throughout the event.Register here