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Deadline Sunday + Pitch/Technical Office Hours

Hello Hackathees,

This Sunday 11:59PM is the deadline for the first GLOBAL Black Lives Matter Hackathon submission!

Caitie Sullivan, Program Manager at SAP (, and Joseph Ham Operations & Experience Lead at SAP’s Silicon Valley Next Talent Program (SVNT) (,  and Nate Lee-Deison, Engagement Manager at Amazon Web Services ( are providing Presentation Consultations to coach with pitching+presenting your product, so teams make sure to email them to schedule a date for a consultation. Although we require a 5 minute product demo video for your team (Devpost submission), we encourage the video to be longer and to have a pitch of their project as well.  


Moreover, we have technical office hours with Nathan Woodson, Software Architect at CapTech, this Thursday (July 30th) from 2-3PM on WebEx (Meeting No.:  169 801 6408 / Meeting Pass: BLMHackathon). Feel free to ask questions ahead of time so we can better research solutions. 

Nathan Woodson Office Hours

Also please register your teams so we can highlight your work to potential employers, developers, and investors.

Finally, don't be afraid to communicate any help needed and your progress to @codingshot on our discord server.


The Minority Programmers Team