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Startup Sandbox for socially reponsible ventures

Hackfest for the Light and Women 2.0 are putting on a Startup Sandbox in November at Microsoft. They especially encourage socially responsible software ideas and companies to attend — bring your whole team or just an idea and ask for whatever help you need.


Come spend a whirlwind 56 hrs with like-minded entrepreneurs, engineers, designers, dreamers, and work on any of the following —

  • Make a working prototype
  • Create an investor presentation
  • Come with your company and get feedback
  • Come with an idea to make a mock up
  • Practice and learn new skills

The event starts at 6pm Friday Nov 20, and goes until Sunday evening, Nov 22.

Location: Microsoft, 835 Market Street (Westfield Center), Suite #700

Register now, and get the early bird price of just $79 for the whole weekend — Use the Hackfest for the Light discount code ‘affiliate01’ and get an additional $10 off.

Women 2.0 is a powerhouse organization, dedicated to creating more women entrepreneurs. Thanks to their great connections, there will be investors, lawyers, and high-profile speakers who want to give you great advice for free!

If you can’t make the SF event, check out Startup Weekend in Palo Alto event the very same weekend —

  1. We are postponing The Startup Sandbox scheduled for next weekend until February 2010.

    But! Hackfest for the Light is now a sponsor of Startup Weekend at Hacker Dojo in Mountain View the same weekend (Nov 20 – 22). I’ll be there, hacking for the light on Fork This, and so will great speakers, investors, hackers, and a bunch of core dudes from Sun:

    Jim Parkinson – Cloud Computing VP
    Sriram Natarajan – PHP integration in Web Stack
    Shanti Subramanyam – AMP stack, ruby, etc.
    Arun Gupta – GlassFish
    Marina Fisher – Sun Startup Essentials Web Architect
    Rajesh Ramchandani – Sun Startup Essentials and Cloud Computing Biz Dev

    More intel on the event here:
    Use the discount code ‘hack4light’ to get 25% off admission!

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