Be a part of Milwaukee's only womxn hackathon.
Don't be intimidated; come alone or with a friend. Teams are formed at the event.
Win prizes, eat food, make friends, and learn new tech.
Food, snacks, and drinks provided Saturday and Sunday.
We believe that financial means should not limit participation. Scholarships are available on request.
Please contact us Liftupcareers@gmail.com
7:30 AM: Doors open, registration & breakfast
8:00 AM: Opening ceremony and Opening Speaker - Irissol Arce - D&I Senior Director, Leadership Coach and Founder @wokeboss
8:30 AM: Pitch session and team formation
10:00 AM: Coding begins
12:00 PM: Lunch - Speaker TBD
3:00 PM: Snack
6:00 PM: Dinner
8:00 PM: Snack
10:00 PM: Everyone goes home to sleep and re-energize
8:00 AM: Doors open for breakfast
12:00 PM: Lunch
12:30 PM: Doors open to public for Demo Event
1:00 PM: Welcome and Keynote Speaker - TBD
1:30 PM: Demos
3:30 PM: Awards
4:00 PM: Closing Ceremony - Reception to follow
**Volunteer & mentor schedules will be posted closer to the event.
Ward4 is easy access; right off 94/794, close to the Intermodal Station MKE, on the streetcar line and bus lines!
The Bus Line comes right past N. Plankinton.
Routes 19, 23, B Ride MCTS
The Hop comes right past N. Plankinton every 15 mins.
Ride The Hop
***Entrance in on the West side of the building. You will walk past a loading dock.***
Ward 4, 333 N Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53203, United States
Mizzari "Zhani" Walker-Holmes
Irissol Arce is a diversity, equity and inclusion champion with a reputation for building bridges, breaking down barriers, and forging new pathways. As Senior Director for Northwestern Mutual, Arce combines over 20 years of experience in international business, tech, community impact, and workforce culture development to offer strategic direction, thought leadership, and targeted diversity, equity and inclusion strategies. She’s also charged with driving and executing efforts focused on advancing women; and continuing to elevate the company’s position as a leader in the space. Outside of Northwestern Mutual, she’s a trusted coach to senior leaders looking to improve their effectiveness and ability to lead diverse teams.
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$1K - Still Available
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