Jul 08 - 29 2022
The past few years have seen quite a number ofHackathons taking place all over the world, organized by individuals who are interested in solving some of the inefficiencies that blockchain networks have. Hackathons are an incredible learning tool and encourage participants to work together as a team. Participating teams can include developers, designers, communicators, and business specialists from varied backgrounds. One such upcoming hackathon is HackFS 2022.
What is HackFS 2022?
HackFS 2022 is this year’s edition of ETHGlobal’s hackathon event which has been organized in partnership with Protocol Labs. The event encourages participating hackers who can use a wide variety of composable technologies to build their hacks. HackFS is free for hackers with no participating fees required. The competition allows teams of 5 to take part. However, the organizers have not put any restrictions on team members. This means a hacker can team up with other hackers belonging to any country or experience level.
The event which is slated to be the best hackathon of 2022 is a collaboration between ETHGlobal and Protocol Labs. The team behind ETHGlobal has a lot of experience in hosting popular Ethereum-based events and has provided the Ethereum community with tools, support, and several hackathons. Protocol Labs is an open-source R&D lab and the brains behind Filecoin. HackFS is expected to begin on July 8th and end on July 29th.
Participants at HackFS will get the support of a large Ethereum community filled with developers, experts, mentors, sponsors, advocates, and other community members. With teammates and mentors, participants can unblock a number of technical problems which will help them deliver a product that pushes the boundaries of web3 technology. This helps them be a part of the global Ethereum community of developers, all working for a better-decentralized internet. A total of $175,000 worth of prizes are up for grabs. The deadline to apply is Thursday, July 7th, 09:29 IST.
Experts at HackFS 2022
HackFS 2022 has been designed to become one of the best experiences for developers this year. By signing up, participants will get access to some of the best engineers of the ecosystem, who can help with the project. They will also have a chance to work with a large number of like-minded hackers from all over the world.
Some of the experts who will be present at HackFS include Juan Benet and Molly Mackinlayfrom Protocol Labs, Pooja Shah from Tephra, andKartikTalwarfromETHGlobal. Sponsors for the event include IPFS, Filecoin, The graph, Sonr, and Covalent.
HackFS will put together a great program that will include technical workshops, Fireside chats and plenty of guidance and tips on polishing a working product. You can find more upcoming crypto related events by following our Crypto Calendar
About HackFS 2022
HackFS 2022 is an upcoming hackathon organized by Protocol Labs and ETHGlobal which I open to both beginners and veterans of the Web3 ecosystem. By forming teams of 5, hackers have a chance to win prizes of up to $175,000.