Thinking about hosting a hackathon at your next conference?
This brainstorming method originally caught on in tech circles, as programmers, coders and others would congregate for a weekend to collaborate and solve complex problems.
Today, hackathons are being embraced by tech and non-tech event organizers, as it’s an outstanding forum where learning, innovation and networking exchanges multiply.
Jamie Murdock, VP Sales at Experient, led a mini-hackathon at PCMA Convening Leaders in Austin. This session drew such rave reviews, he’s now leading several more. We caught up with Jamie to learn more about his approach to hackathon experience design.