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Hackathons International: #HackTN

March 12 @ 9:00 am - March 13 @ 5:00 pm

$20

Hackathons International has partnered with Amazon and The Center for the Study of Social Determinants of Health at Meharry Medical College to run a Hackathon to activate the tech ecosystem and increase the economic development in Tennessee. The event will be online, with the option to attend in-person at the Amazon offices.

#HackTN is calling all software development engineers, creatives, healthcare professionals, business development managers, product managers, innovation enthusiasts, problem solvers, and anyone knew or looking to relocate to Nashville to co-create a solution around advancing marginalized communities in Middle Tennessee based on the social determinants framework. This will be an opportunity for you to learn and develop skills in business and technology, understand how to work in an agile environment, and be connected into the Tennessee tech ecosystem.

Included in the ticket price:

  • Access to venue and parking
  • Saturday lunch and dinner, Sunday breakfast and lunch, snacks and drinks (if participating online, we’ll send you an UberEats voucher)
  • Mentoring session with esteemed subject matter experts, and exposure to executives who will be judges
  • Connections into the Tennessee tech ecosystem, including advisors and educational resources

Mentors from the local tech ecosystem will be there to help guide you throughout the process. Judges, including executives from Amazon and Meharry Medical College. They will be awarding the winning teams $1,000 USD.

Agenda:

[Information Session] Thursday 5:30-7:00pm

    • Lunch provided
    • Hackathon FAQs
    • Challenge Statements revealed
    • Workshop by Amazon and Meharry
    • Networking and finding team members

[Hackathon] Saturday 9am-9pm

  • Keynote opening
  • Getting into teams
  • Lunch N Learn
  • Mentoring with business and tech experts
  • Dinner (Prince’s Hot Chicken)

[Hackathon] Sunday 9am-5pm

  • Breakfast of Champions (The Cupcake Collection)
  • Pitching workshop presented by Hackathons International
  • Hacking finishes
  • Networking lunch (Slim & Husky’s Pizza)
  • Open Showcase & Awards
  • Happy hour

If you need financial help to participate in the program and/or if you have any questions, please contact angela@hackathonsinternational.com

Venue

Amazon Nashville
1010 Church Street
Nashville, 37203 United States
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