SmallBizDev Hackathons

September 13 - 14
New York

Event Details

The SmallBizDev Hackathon in New York is a chance for you to create new financial solutions for 23 million American small businesses. With mobile technology positioned to make a real impact in this space, we want to see mobile apps that address the most critical challenges facing small businesses. So register today. The most promising submissions will win their share of our $20,000 prize purse. Plus, ALL attendees will receive 6 months of FREE access to General Assembly’s Front Row.

Don’t know much about small business? Don’t worry. We’ve got resources to get you started. And, on the day of, we’ll walk you through the market, highlighting the obstacles small businesses are wrestling with.

We’ll also offer on-site experts, technical resources, and real-time user feedback to help you and your team build an app with the potential for big impact.

Date: Saturday, September 13 – Sunday, September 14
Time: Doors open at 9am on Saturday. Winners are announced at 2:30pm on Sunday. Check out the daily schedule here.
Location: Capital One 360 Café
968 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10022

Hackathon Rules FAQs


  • Brian Hamilton
    SVP, Capital One
  • David Lifson
    Sr. Director of Product Management, Poppin (formerly at General Assembly)
  • Elizabeth Ferrao
    Co-Founder, Women Who Code NYC Chapter
  • Keri Gohman
    Executive Vice President and General Manager, Small Business Bank, Capital One
  • Timothy Flacke
    Executive Director, D2D Fund

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