XXHacks is a 12-hour hackathon for high school girls who will work collaboratively to design a website or mobile application that addresses a real world challenge.

Our event is completely free—food, swag, and prizes included—and will take place on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at the Symantec World Headquarters in Mountain View, CA.

We have a ton of cool prizes lined up--including Kate Spade merch, free Sketch App licenses, and more! 

Check out our website for more information. 

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High school girls in the Bay Area are welcome to attend XXHacks. No experience is required, however, having prior programming experience will be helpful. There will be workshops for you to learn new skills and mentors throughout the hackathon to help you personally. 


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Nina Vir
Founder of Daily Dress Me​

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Nikki Bayar
UC Berkeley, Sophomore​

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Alice Meyer​
Senior Global eCommerce Program Manager at Symantec

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Ayesha Khan
Foothill WiSTEM President​

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Aihui Ong
Founder and CEO at Love with Food

Judging Criteria

  • Pitch to judges (less than or around 3 minutes)
  • Market Research and Feasibility
  • Creativity and Originality
  • UX/UI
  • Technical Difficulty