WARRIOR ICE ARENA, BOSTON • MAY 20-21, 2017
MetroHacks is the biggest high school hackathon, or tech gathering and competition, in New England. For 24 hours, learn about new technology, talk to industry professionals, meet up with friends, and make new ones. Participate in workshops, learn from speeches, and work with experts from companies like Microsoft, Google, and Red Hat. High school students ages 13-18 can come, regardless of experience. The event is completely free, and meals are provided for all participants.
"Marlboro students gonna hack around the clock in problem-solving marathon"
—Worcester Telegram & Gazette
"AMSA students organize hackathon"
—Metrowest Daily News
"In a setting like this, brilliant projects coalesce"
—Institute for the Future of Learning
Who can come?
All high schoolers, aged 13-19, can come! No experience required - if you're motivated and love tech, you're welcome at MetroHacks.
How much does it cost?
MetroHacks costs nothing. Registering and attending is free, and you get free food, t-shirts, prizes, swag and lessons.
What should I bring?
Bring a Photo ID, laptop, charger, sleeping bag, toiletries, change of clothes. We'll take care of the rest.
When is it?
May 20-21, 2017: Saturday to Sunday, overnight. Schedule will be released soon.
Where is it?
The Warrior Ice Arena @90 Guest St, Boston. The Bruins practice here!
How do I form a team?
You'll have time to find a team when you arrive. If you already have a team, just list your teammates when you register.
You got hardware?
We've got tons of cool hardware- Particle photon kits, 3D imaging sensors, and more!
What can I win?
We're working with some awesome companies to give out tons of prizes. Check back later to see a list of all the prizes.
I have more questions!!
Hit us up here.
For more information about MetroHacks, send us an email at email@example.com.
Saturday, May 20th, 2017
9-10 Registration and networking
10-11:30 opening ceremony and speeches
11:30 - 12:00 sponsor fair
12 - 12:45 lunch and team formations
1 hacking begins
1 - 7:30 hacking and activities
7:30 - 8:30 dinner
8:30 - 12am hacking continues
Sunday, May 21st, 2017
10am - hacking ends
9:30 - 10:15 brunch
10:30 - 12pm judging
12 - 1:30 hack demos and award ceremony
1:30 - 2 closing remarks
VP of Engineering, Hubspot
Chief Commerce Officer, Salesforce
Chief Product Officer, Acquia
Drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org.