Did you Know? Fun Facts About Hackathons
Did you know? Fun facts about hackathons
1. Number of hackathons the past 3 years:
2017: 4480 (+30%)
2. Top countries that host hackathons:
United States: 1511
United Kingdom: 519
3. Leading roles for hackathon goers:
Software Engineers: 56%
Data Scientists: 9%
4. Popular dev languages:
5. Top tech expertise:
6. Why do companies sponsor hackathons?
- Recruit top talent.
- Brand organization and products.
- Launch new APIs, Products, and Services
7. Why do people attend hackathons?
- Build cool things with their friends.
- Connect with recruiters on a more intimate level.
- Learn technical skills.
- Immerse themselves in an environment that fosters creativity.
Hack University (sponsored by FiscalNote) is excited to participate in Technica, the first all-women hackathon in the US.
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