GirlCode Hackathon

Sat Aug 5, 08:00 - Sun Aug 6, 17:00
Tshimologong Precinct


On the occasion of Women's Month, we are calling all women software developers to indulge in the 4th annual GirlCode hackathon, which is basically 30 hours of non-stop programming. The hackathon is open to all females, who will work collaboratively to create a website, game, or mobile app that addresses a selected real world challenge. You can participate in teams of minimum 2 and maximum 4.
The primary goal of this event is to raise awareness of female technical talent and foster a competitive, yet cooperative, and congenial culture for talented female techies.

1st prize:        Trip to an International Women in Technology Conference
2nd prize:       Educational Courses
3rd prize:        Data Packages
Throughout the weekend, we will be running social media competitions and giving away several spot prizes incl. Devices, Data, Tickets to industry events.

Don't Miss out on this amazing event to showcase your skills, network and WIN!

Hackathon Themes:This years’ Hackathon will require the participants to develop a solution within one of the following category areas;

Still need to be convinced? Watch the video from last years' hackathon:


GirlCode Hackathon
Tshimologong Precinct
47 Juta St, Johannesburg, 2000, South Africa
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