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Ho Ho Houston Hacks the Chain
December 17, 2021 @ December 17, 2021 - December 18, 2021 @ December 18, 2021 CST
Hey hackers, the holidays are coming, and the Houston blockheads are celebrating with the first ever Houston Bitcoin hackathon! Come meet some Texas bitcoiners, work on a project, contribute to open source, try your hand at that one little app idea you had. There will be prizes, see below for more info.
Cost: 50k sats, lightning invoice to be sent a week before the event. Covers dinner, breakfast and lunch. If you have diet restrictions, please let the organizers know when you get the invoice.
Intro materials, a teams doc, and brainstorming topics will be sent ahead of time.
The hackathon is hosted by Umbrage Studios, a digital product studio based out of Houston. 🚀
Friday, December 17th
5:00 pm — meet + greet, dinner snacks
6:00-8:00 pm — workshops + hacking
8:00-9:00 pm — hacking
Saturday, December 18th
8:00 am-12:00 pm — hack time
12:00 pm — lunch break
12:00-5:00 pm — hack time
5:00-6:00 pm — presentations and prizes
7:00-9:00 pm — after party @ Cidercade
– most ambitious project (we’re gonna bounce bitcoin off the moon!)
– most practical project/idea
– biggest open source contribution (PR open counts)
– coolest lightning ecosystem contrib/project
– fan favorite
Prizes will be physical trophies, no $$$ provided. Come with your best sword of Solomon for dividing it amongst your team.