AngelHack, the largest hackathon in the world held in 35 cities and 10,000 developers competiting globally is back in Bangkok this Saturday, July 5 & Sunday, July 6. With thousands of dollars in prizes, press conference, free coworking space membership at HUBBA and much more up for grabs, the top team may be invited to a 12 week HACKcelerator program to help turn their hacks into market ready startups. AngelHack organizes massive hackathons around the world and has been written about in over 30 publications including Forbes, TechCrunch, and Wired. In 2012, we hosted 20 hackathons in 6 countries and brought together over 4,000 hackers. In 2013 we hosted 70+ hackathons with 10,000 attendees, and this was the first year the AngelHack came to Thailand at Bangkok University, Kluaynam Thai campus on June 1st & 2nd, 2013 with a turnout of almost 100 attendees.
For 2014, Pocket PlayLab, one of the leading social games production houses in South East Asia, is our venue sponsor and HUBBA Thailand is a coworking space sponsor.
What makes AngelHack the best hackathon series on the planet?
- Developer bootcamps to teach development.
- 100′s of developers and designers at the event for you to work with.
- Incentives throughout the event to encourage teams helping one another.
- $100,000s in sponsor prizes including free coworking space membership at HUBBA Coworking space.
- Fun toys and games spread throughout the venue.
- Great food and lots of it.
- Coding through the night (with pillows).
- Top teams entering the HACKcelerator pre-accelerator program.
- Sponsor awards, breakout sessions, and post-event parties
- Mandatory Demos. Banning of slide decks. And code reviews to ensure winning teams are within the rules.
Acceptance into Spring 2014 HACKcelerator program
HACKcelerator is a global pre-accelerator program designed to help top hackathon teams turn their hacks into market ready products. If you win AngelHack you win our full support for whatever product you’d like to have us help you develop. You’re in. We’ll provide you the platform for connecting with amazing mentors and a series of events in Silicon Valley to connect with investors and media. This will be your shot at glory.
Dates: Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 9:00 AM – Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 6:00 PM (ICT)
(sleeping overnight NOT required)
Participants : 80-100 People
Judges and Mentors:
Investment Associate, Cyberagent Ventures
Entrepreneur in Residence, Galaxy Ventures
Cofounder, Thumbs up in Thailand
Max Pattraporn Bodhisuwan
Founder of Makerzoo
CEO & Founder
Video of AngelHack
About Pocket PlayLab:
Founded in January 2012, Pocket PlayLab is one of the finest social games production houses in South East Asia. With offices in Bangkok and Singapore, our establishment features a full-function development team capable of producing full Social & Mobile games in house. Our dedicated team strives to create the best games for iOS and Android devices along with Facebook. We are very proud to have brought together talents ranging from user experience designers, game developers, artists, graphic designers, animators, testers and data analysts. With a full-function development team we are capable of producing social games from inception up to post-deployment adjustments.
HUBBA is Thailand’s startup ecosystem leader in coworking space, technology events, technology education and technology media. As the first and largest coworking space network in 2012 for startups, creatives and freelancers, HUBBA will grow to over 10 spaces by 2014. HUBBA is also an event partner with e27, organizing technology and business workshops and events, under the Echelon and Founders Drinks brands with the aim to turn Thailand into the Tech hub of Southeast Asia and push Thai startups to go global.
Contact the Organizers :
Amarit Charoenphan (Aim) / Phil Kuhn
Email : email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
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For all event details, visit www.angelhack.com