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Apps for Ag Hackathon
July 28, 2017 - July 30, 2017
Calling food, agriculture and technology innovators and entrepreneurs from all corners of the state!
Apps for Ag is looking for passionate technologists, growers, and innovators to come together, define problems, pitch ideas, create teams and build an agriculture or food related application in 48 hours. Come with an idea to pitch or join others at the event to help them make their idea a reality.
The competition will take place in the Sacramento area (exact place TBD) on July 28-30. Teams will receive pitch advice and mentoring from industry experts throughout the event. On July 30th, teams will then pitch their idea and present their application to a panel of industry expert judges in front of a live audience at the California State Fair for a chance to win several prizes! This is your chance to be be part of something big in food and agriculture.
The event is free and is open to all CA residents.
1st Place Prize: $10,000, tickets to the UC Davis Food and Ag Entrepreneurship Academy and other resources to help teams start their ventures
2nd Place Prize: $5,000 and other resources to help teams start their venture
3rd Place Prize: $2500 and other resources to help teams start their venture