virtual reality hackathon
The hackathon for virtual reality & immersive technologies
Dec. 2-4, 2016
san francisco
a weekend
that transforms the global future of immersive technologies
This community driven event is focused on bringing together the brightest minds around San Francisco and the Bay area interested in virtual reality and related technologies to develop innovative hardware and software solutions, have fun, and help build out the future of immersive technologies.
What is the VR Hackathon?
The VR Hackathon provides an exploratory environment where disruption, innovation, and creative ideas are brought to life. It looks to bring together crowd sourced knowledge for the advancement of virtual reality and complementary technologies.
When is the hackathon?
December 2-4, 2016
Where is the hackathon?
Microsoft Reactor Space
Who is having this party?
The open community of virtual reality and immersive technology developers, designers, makers, and artists along with the Web3D Consortium and amazing sponsors are making this hackathon happen.

The VR Hackathon San Francisco will be held at Microsoft's Reactor space, an interactive and modern office located just minutes from the Moscone Center and Powell BART station.

location: Razer's SF Office
18:30 VR Meetup / Mixer
19:15 Presentations
20:00 Networking
21:00 Adjourn
18:30 VR Meetup (Demos)
19:15 Program kick off (Presentations)
20:00 Hackathon Kickoff/Lightning Rounds/Team Formations
22:00 Adjourn
9:00 Registration / Breakfast
10:00 Hackathon begins & Morning announcements
13:00 Lunch
19:00 Dinner
22:00 Adjourn for the evening
9:00 Breakfast
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Hacking Concludes / Team Presentations & Judging
16:00 Winner announcements
16:15 Hacker Expo
18:00 Doors Close
Thursday Pre-Mixer

To help prepare first time hackers for the weekend event we are hosting a Thursday night pre-mixer. Come and learn more with tech workshops and presentations. The location for Thursday night only is Razer's SF Office.

Hack Challenge Categories

We know people will be coming with their own VR projects to work on or pitch during the lightning rounds.
For others, we have some great award categories that offer a wide range of possibilities for your innovative creations!

a big thanks to our amazing sponsors
Community Supporters
the biggest thanks to our wonderful vr community