Sign in

Last year could be described as a year where we had to learn to adapt. This was no different for us at HackHub, when all of our normally in-person hackathons had to be turned virtual. Despite the pandemic, we came together to reimagine how we could still host the most…


Though hackathons are now widely hosted in universities, professional settings, and schools, did you know the original idea of a hackathon was simply formed by coincidence?

When was the “first” hackathon?

The inception of the idea of a hackathon first occurred almost 100 years ago, in July 1929 when Mahatma…


It’s a commonly shared experience that every person will go through tens, hundreds, or even thousands of times. Some might start when they’re just a child helping out with a parent’s business, or when they become a teenager and try it out on their own for the first time. Whether…


As one of the organizers, HackHub announced the winners for the just passed OPPOHack 2021 event on August 15th, which featured five insightful workshops from Stephen Smith (Associate Professor at University of Waterloo), Marco Donadeo (Director at Red Thread Ventures), Vivian Chan (Global Head of Digital Sales at NextTech AR…


The OPPOHACK Global Innovation Competition is now live!

Sound unfamiliar? We’re here to help introduce you to HackHub’s next hackathon on the horizon this summer in partnership with OPPO.

Who is OPPO?

Founded in 2004, OPPO is the world’s leading smart device brand and innovator, and one of the top…


Now at the tail end of a global pandemic lasting over a year, HackHub intended to bring a creative space to life that not only incorporated the struggles that the everyday person was feeling throughout the past year and now, but also to propose new solutions to combat these newly…


The storm has passed, but the electricity is still in the air! StormHacks 2021, organized by SFU Surge, occurred on February 20th — 21st, bringing together over 400 hackers to learn new skills, create impactful projects, and inspire a new wave of innovation in technology. …

HackHub

HackHub is an experiential recruiting platform that connects industry employers with emerging tech professionals through stimulating hackathon events.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store