hackmexico

13 & 14 April 2024

Dirección de Incubación de Empresas Tecnológicas (DIET – IPN)

A PART OF THE GLOBAL HACKATHON SERIES

An Initiative By

Platform Partner

Co-Hosted By

OVERVIEW

The first stop of The Global Hackathon Series — the vibrant city of Mexico City, is where the journey begins.

This April, we invite change-makers all over the country to join us in this in-person hackathon catered to technical & non-technical talents. Held on 13 and 14 April 2024, this 24-hour hackathon will bring together developers, designers, and entrepreneurs to collaborate on ideas to tackle some of the most pressing social and environmental challenges of our time.

GALLERY

THEMES

Financial Inclusion

Bridging the financial divide, increasing access to financial services, and supporting underserved communities.

Social Responsibility

Explore innovative solutions to address societal challenges, fostering community growth and promoting ethical values for a better tomorrow.

Digital Empowerment

Optimising the use of technologies to create new opportunities for empowerment and interaction.

PRIZES

USD 180,000

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

24-hour Hackathon
Keynote Speeches
Technical Workshops
Mentor Hours

HACKMEXICO
SPONSORS & PARTNERS

CO-HOSTS

SPONSORS &
CORPORATE
PARTNERS

COMMUNITY
PARTNERS

SPEAKERS

Ana Cunha

Senior Developer Advocate, Amazon Web Services

Bosco Abadia

UX Manager,
Mercado Libre

Christopher Stephens

CEO & Founder,
Presage Research

Esteban Jacques

Partner, Operations,
C3 Consensus LLC

Frida Ruiz

Artificial Intelligence and Foresight Specialist,
AI The New Sexy

José Luis Guasco

Consulting Leader,
EY Global Delivery Services Mexico

Kevin Aguilar

Tech Leader,
Hackmetrix

Miguel Ángel González

Senior Software Development Engineer, Hyperloop Technology, Zillow

Pablo Bullor

Program Manager,
4Geeks Academy

Ritik Bhatnagar

Co-founder,
MidasFi

Victor Gomez Ayala

CEO,
Daat Analytics

BE PART OF
OUR NETWORK

Leading companies from around the world participate in our events.

Not from Mexico City? Check out the other cities of The Global Hackathon Series.

FAQ

When is hackmexico being held?
hackmexico is part of AngelHack’s The Global Hackathon Series and will be held on the 13th and 14th April 2024. The Grand Winner of hackmexico will be guaranteed a spot in The Global Hackathon Series Grand Finals happening in Singapore in October 2024.

We want anyone with ideas or the passion to innovate to participate. With that said, having basic programming knowledge and skills could increase the chances of your team winning as a functioning MVP is required for project submission. All participants must be 18 years old and above as well.

Registration opens on 1 February 2024 and closes on 12 April 2024, 11:59PM (GMT-6).

Solo participants are welcome as teams can consist of 1 to 4 members. Therefore, you can participate alone or with up to three other individuals as part of your team. Fret not — we have carved out time on Day 1 of the hackathon to support team formation efforts. We highly encourage participants to form teams with others so that different skillsets and perspectives can be incorporated into your project!

You’re absolutely welcome to participate solo! However, it’s important to note that only teams can submit hackathon projects. A team can consist of 1 to 4 members. If you’re looking for a team or additional team members, we’ve allocated time on Day 1 of the hackathon specifically for team formation. We strongly encourage participants to collaborate with others and form teams during this period. Teaming up allows you to incorporate diverse skillsets and perspectives into your project, enhancing your overall experience!

Yes! Anyone who wish to participate in hackmexico must register individually via Eventbrite.

A team can submit their project under 1 challenge statement only during each hackathon.

Participants will wholly own the intellectual property rights to the projects they develop during the hackathon. There are no obligations for participants to share, license, or commercialize their projects. Your creations are yours to explore and develop as you see fit.

Contact the AngelHack team on the official Event Discord or at hackglobal@angelhack.com for further clarifications!

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