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A launchpad event series for news-media entrepreneurs

Berlin / SF / London / NYC / Austin / Miami / Brussels / Toronto / Beyond…




Hacks/Hackers has brought more than 40,000 journalists and technologists around the world together over the past six years, united in a belief that we need to work together to build the future of media. Now, we’re launching a series of global events to seed new media ventures, grow deeper connections within the community, and attract new collaborators.


Introducing Hacks/Hackers Connect, a series of immersive experiences for journalists, engineers, designers, and businesspeople.

What can you expect at Connect?

This event will be catalytic: whether you are a startup founder or working on innovating within a larger organization, you will leave with new ideas, opportunities, and connections. You will have meaningful experiences to help find your future co-creators.

  • First, our speakers will inspire you. Then, you will inspire each other.
  • You will dive deep into a world of learning and hands-on problem solving.
  • You will form lasting relationships with other people in this emerging community.

Event format

  • Each city is unique. Schedule often follows:
  • Friday, 6PM-9:30PM;
  • Saturday, 10AM-6PM;
  • And sometimes Sunday.

Will you grow with us?

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