Join FemmeHacks, Philly's first hackathon for female students [Events Roundup] - Philly


Feb. 23, 2015 3:00 pm

Join FemmeHacks, Philly’s first hackathon for female students [Events Roundup]

Plus: Attend the first Philly CodePen meetup.

Left to right: Cat Farman, Lisa Yoder and Alexandra Hoefinger at LadyHacks 2014.

(Photo by Corinne Warnshuis)

Andrea Baric is organizing FemmeHacks, the first Philly hackathon exclusively for students who identify as female.

Baric is a first-year computer science major at Drexel. FemmeHacks builds off the momentum from LadyHacks, the women-only hackathon founded in 2013.


CodePen Meetup
Joni Trythall, a designer at Lincoln Loop, just moved back to the Philly area (she lives in Hockessin, Del.) and is launching a meetup around CodePen, a front-end design tool.
Wednesday, Feb. 25
6-9 p.m.

CityCoHo, 2401 Walnut St., Center City.
RSVP. Free.


Philadelphia IoT Demo Day
In the second Internet of Things meetup, see demos from companies like Beacon & Lively, Cloudmine and ProximiTree.
Tuesday, Feb. 24
6:30-7:30 p.m.

Benjamin’s Desk, 1701 Walnut St., Center City.
RSVP. Free.


Build stuff with female college student developers.
Friday, Feb. 27 & Saturday, Feb. 28
Various times

ExCITe Center, 3401 Market Street, 1st Floor, University City.
RSVP. Free.

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