Who can attend?
Blockchain Developers, Front & Back-end Developers, UX / UI Designers, Software Architects, Data wizards
How much Blockchain knowledge is required to take part?
Not much, but some will definitely help with the application process . Obviously, preparation gives you an advantage. There are 4 local pre-hackathon meetups that would be helpful. During the hackathon we will provide blockchain expert mentorship.
What should I bring?
A laptop and ideas. Be courteous and bring hygiene products such as a toothbrush, toothpaste and deodorant.
Can I bring animals to the event?
Can I bring my mom / friends / neighbor to the event?
If they have registered for the event and are actively participating, yes. Otherwise no.
I am a minor, can I still join the event?
Can I only join for parts of the event?
We recommend staying the whole weekend to get the full experience.
Can I leave early?
We do not advise leaving early, as working in a hackathon is a team effort.
How much is a ticket?
Tickets are $50. This includes food, beverages, mentorship, networking and the opportunity to win cash prizes all weekend.
I am a vegetarian/vegan/allergic, can I still join the event?
Yes. We will be offering vegetarian and gluten-free food options.
Will there be (enough) food?
You will be provided with breakfast, lunch and dinner and additional snacks. If you want to bring your own special snacks please feel free.
Are drinks provided?
Water, coffee, tea and soft drinks will be provided.
Can I bring my own food and drinks to the event?
Food and drinks yes, alcohol no.
Will you serve alcohol at the event?
Yes, only on Friday night, but bringing your own is not allowed.
Can I sleep at the event?
We are not providing any beds but there will be a relaxation room where you and your team members can lay down. Bring a pillow if you want.
Can I shower at the event?
No, the location does not have showering facilities.
Can I park my car?
Yes. Lot #340. This underground garage offers very convenient parking for MaRS, Toronto General Hospital and The Hospital for Sick Children, with entrance located on Elizabeth Street.
I am disabled can I still join?
Yes. please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us about your disability so we can help you take part in the event
How do teams form?
A team can present themselves as a team during the application process. If you are seeking additional team members or are you an individual looking for a team; we will be inviting all participants to a slack channel to curate all team formations.
I don’t have a team yet, what should I do?
Register yourself and then join the slack channel to chat and meet with other teams. Also, go to some local ethereum developer meet ups to meet others and form teams. Also, if you have an idea about what you would want to work on during the hackathon, create your own team in the slack channel and say that you are looking for additional team members.