McIndoe Function Centre Emerald, 21 September - 23 September, Fri 5pm - Sun 5pm

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Join CHDC and River City Labs for Central Highlands’ first-ever hackathon: 54 hours over one fun-filled, action-packed weekend where you get the chance to pitch, brainstorm and develop business plans that launch real, working startups. You bring your enthusiasm and a laptop, and we’ll supply the mentors, knowledge, and fuel to keep you powering through the weekend.

More info at: https://chdc.com.au/events/hackcq/
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You must be passionate about technology and solving problems. You must be able to collaborate with like-minded individuals and mentors. You must be focussed on education, action, and innovation.

HACKCQ will provide the environment in which you can test ideas and take the first steps towards launching your own startup by getting feedback on concepts and linking you up with business founders, specific skill sets, or a team to help you execute a high-growth business plan.

We are going to be looking at how technology aids service provision and growth in four key areas:

Advanced manufacturing, and

Students: $20
Professionals: $40
Teachers/guardians (accompanying students): $20

REGISTRATIONS CLOSE 5:00PM, Friday, 14 September

Your ticket includes:
Workshops, one-on-one mentorships and presentations from skilled entrepreneurs and mentors
Access to our expert mentors and facilitators
All meals, snacks and drinks for the entire duration of the hackathon
All materials required (excluding a laptop)
A HACKCQ t-shirt & name badge

Event Cost: $40.00

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