San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
What is Hacker Day?
Hacker Day is a coding and networking event presented by WebDxD at UBC HackHub. Our attendees include local students, developers, designers, and entrepreneurs. They will participate in various sections in a day including a mini-hackathon, tech workshops, a career fair, and project demos.
1. Sharing experience
Attendees can meet and talk to experienced local developers, designers, entrepreneurs, get advice and learn from each other.
2. Hands-on coding
Coding with other developers. Attendees can come and work on their projects or start new projects. We will have on-site mentors providing help when they need.
3. Tech workshops
Attendees can participate in all workshops on Hacker Day for free, understand more about Vancouver tech industry and learn some more skills.
4. Get hired
Meet employers from local companies, find the best job match.
5. Project demo
Showcase your amazing ideas and projects to employers, other hackers, and potential investors, build up your network.
Date: OCT 22nd, 2016 | 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location: HackHub, 6145 Student Union Blvd (UBC)
SFU & ZJU CS grad
Full stack software engineer
Software Engineer @ Amazon
Software Developer @ Gameloft
University of British Columbia Dean's Honour List
Software Programmer @ Natural Resources Canada
Rich Technical Projects experiences.
Founder and Instructor @ WebDxD
Front-end Engineer @ MetaOptima
Hacker Day Schedule
10:00 am: Check-in
10:30 am - 11:20 am: Opening Event, Sponsor Speech
11:30 am - 1:00 pm: Mini-Hackathon Start
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Lunch break
2:10 pm - 3:00 pm: Workshop 1: Web Design 101
3:10 pm - 4:00 pm: workshop 2: Student Running Startups, How to Start
4:10 pm - 5:00 pm: workshop 3: 10 Resume and Interview Tips
5:10 pm - 6:30 pm: WebDxD Student Projects Demo + Hiring company Showcase
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm: Career “Speed-Dating”
7:30 pm - 8:00 pm: Networking
If you are interested in becoming a panel speaker in one of the workshops, be one of the hiring companies or demo project during sponsor showcase, please email firstname.lastname@example.org (Yan Hong)
HackHub @ UBC
Terms & Conditions
I am aware that taking part in the upcoming HackHub events may involve various risks, dangers, and hazards including the risk of personal injury, death, or property loss from various causes including but not limited to: overexertion or lack of physical fitness or conditioning, defective equipment, dangerous or unsafe environmental conditions, consumption of alcohol in a social setting, negligence on the part of other members or persons participating in HackHub events, or negligence on the part of HackHub, and its executives, officers, agents and/or other representatives. I freely accept and fully assume all such risks, dangers, and hazards and the possibility of personal injury, death, property damage and loss resulting there from.
I understand that at this event or related activities, I may be photographed. I agree to allow my photo, video, or film likeness to be used for any legitimate purpose by the event holders, producers, sponsors, organizers, and assigns. I understand that any other person photographed or recorded and I will not receive any payment or compensation.