Violet Hacks @ November 3rd, 2018, San Francisco / by Haley Smith


Event Location: Domino Data Lab, 548 4th St, San Francisco

Date: 11/3/2018

Time: 10:00 AM

Violet Hacks is a 2-day startup-focused hackathon for female & non-binary individuals in technology. Never been to a hackathon before? Not even sure what they are? 🤷‍♀No sweat!

Get ready for an awesome weekend of creating, learning, and connecting. ‍♀️You'll work on a team with 4-5 other talented techies who have a variety of roles & backgrounds — Engineering, Design, Product, Marketing, Biz Dev, Talent, Community, Success, and more — who want to start a startup. There will be workshops, talks, and resources to help you put together a brand-new business concept, prototype, and pitch. You'll have delicious meals and fun swag included in admission. 🥑Finally, on Sunday you'll demo your creations to a panel of judges (accomplished investors & founders) and compete to win awesome prizes!  Thank you our generous host & partner, Domino Data Lab, for providing our venue! 

Our judges include accomplished founders & investors, including:
- Ellen Chisa, CEO/Cofounder of Dark Inc
- Harshita Arora, Founder of Crypto Price Tracker (acq'd by RWCV)
- Charu Sharma, CEO of Next Play
- Morgan Lai, Investor at Foundation Capital
- Jennifer Kaehms, Investment Associate at Canvas Ventures 
- Kinjal Shah, Investment Associate at Blockchain Capital LLC

Is there a cost to attend this event? If so, what is it and where can someone buy tickets?: Will be $30-$45 (haven't solidified yet); tickets will be available to people who are accepted. They must apply:

Which Next Gen member will be present?: Shriya Nevatia, organizer & founder of Violet Hacks

Who is perfect for this event?: Female & non-binary people who are aspiring or current startup founders!