What is the Free Enterprise Hackathon?
Every day, incredible things are being done by businesses all over the U.S. America's entrepreneurs and businesses are creating new technologies, new products and new innovations - leading to new jobs and new futures. FreeEnterprise.com tells those stories. We're looking for talented developers, designers and entrepreneurs who are willing to work with us on finding the best and most innovative ways to showcase these stories on FreeEnterprise.com, and to shine a spotlight on the impact of American businesses.
The Free Enterprise Hackathon will bring together some of the tri-state area’s most talented developers, designers, data scientists and entrepreneurs to compete over 36 hours by building amazing tools and web-based applications for www.FreeEnterprise.com.
When is the Free Enterprise Hackathon?
The Free Enterprise Hackathon will be held Saturday October 17th through Sunday, October 18th, at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce headquarters located at 1615 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20062.
What are the Prizes?
Success at the Free Enterprise Hackathon is recognized and rewarded!
$1,000 AmEx gift card per team member
The overall winning team will get the opportunity to accelerate their winning prototypes with the FreeEnterprise.com team. The program will include desk space at D.C.-based global incubator and seed fund 1776, as well as networking opportunities with key stakeholders on the Free Enterprise team.
$350 Apple gift card per team member
How Can I Register?
Register here through EventBrite. All ticket proceeds will be donated to SOME (So Others May Eat).
In partnership with
October 13th, 2015
6:30-8:30 pm EST
Pre-Free Enterprise Hackathon Virtual Session via WebEx
Opening Ceremony & Presentations
Hack through the night*
*Although staying overnight isn’t required, we highly recommend it.
Round 1 Judging
Round 2 Judging