Idea Hacking via #LadyHacks2015

Our women-only* hackers shared their discoveries via Twitter.

  1. Phila is 9th best city for women in tech, but gender gap is growing! Bring YOUR ideas to #LadyHacks2015 to fix this!  http://ow.ly/JHLzz 
  2. Feeling excited and nervous to participate in my first hackathon. Any tips? #LadyHacks2015
  3. 70+ @LadyHacks_ intro'ing themselves: what are your skills and how many hackathons have you been to? #LadyHacks2015 http://t.co/EceMjlNCmZ
    70+ @LadyHacks_ intro'ing themselves: what are your skills and how many hackathons have you been to? #LadyHacks2015 pic.twitter.com/EceMjlNCmZ
  4. Over 80% of #LadyHacks2015 attendees are attending their first hackathon! Woohoo!
  5. Huge thanks to @firstround for hosting #LadyHacks2015 and other women tech events. Love your vibrant space. (Do you use the skeeball?)
  6. My #LadyHacks2015 team is setting up their project locally and everyone is a command line boss, I love it http://t.co/OAh60Sr3gk
    My #LadyHacks2015 team is setting up their project locally and everyone is a command line boss, I love it pic.twitter.com/OAh60Sr3gk
  7. Brainstorming on how to reduce the gender gap in Wikipedia editors at #ladyhacks2015
  8. We're so excited by the turnout! A special thanks to signature sponsor @azavea and to @firstround for providing the space! #LadyHacks2015
  9. It doesn't matter how cold it is outside. The ice cream is melting hearts here at #LadyHacks2015 💓 @… https://t.co/JSVHKfwpLt
    It doesn't matter how cold it is outside. The ice cream is melting hearts here at #LadyHacks2015 💓 @…  https://instagram.com/p/z8N3c1njfW/ 
  10. You know you were at a hackathon all day when you're on pinterest and you 'inspect element' instead of pinning... #LadyHacks2015 #devtools
  11. "It's not rocket science; we just weren't able to get it all done today." That's what I love to hear at hackathons. #LadyHacks2015
  12. I have never coded so fast in my life & it was AWESOME! #LadyHacks2015
  13. My team submitted 5 pull requests at #LadyHacks2015 today! Yay open source :)
  14. #LadyHacks2015 is so awesome. You get to meet new people, collaborate on a team, learn, build AND get a chance to practice public speaking!
  15. First #LadyHacks2015 team presenting their research on national averages of women STEM graduates in US colleges. http://t.co/LD2etJraJ7
    First #LadyHacks2015 team presenting their research on national averages of women STEM graduates in US colleges. pic.twitter.com/LD2etJraJ7
  16. .@sondrawillhite presenting w her group "wiki wow" aimed to find a diff approach 4 wmn to be wiki eds #LadyHacks2015 http://t.co/nSx32QJ1n5
    .@sondrawillhite presenting w her group "wiki wow" aimed to find a diff approach 4 wmn to be wiki eds #LadyHacks2015 pic.twitter.com/nSx32QJ1n5
  17. Awesome @CFPB #LadyHacks2015 team! Helping people find out if they are prepared to buy a home & giving resources! http://t.co/0WQEaIqcv1
    Awesome @CFPB #LadyHacks2015 team! Helping people find out if they are prepared to buy a home & giving resources! pic.twitter.com/0WQEaIqcv1
  18. Simplici-Tea: a simpler way to promote a healthy lifestyle by drinking the right tea for you! #LadyHacks2015 pic.twitter.com/3QD7jcnMEK
  19. Team is programming the Pebble device to allow user to alert friends&fam if in danger w location info! #LadyHacks2015 http://t.co/d6xeA2jSBY
    Team is programming the Pebble device to allow user to alert friends&fam if in danger w location info! #LadyHacks2015 pic.twitter.com/d6xeA2jSBY
  20. Last demo of the night! An emergency message that can be sent through the pebble watch #LadyHacks2015 #wearabletech pic.twitter.com/SG0GI9imiY
  21. Happy International Women's Day to everyone and all the great women I met at #LadyHacks2015 !
  22. Had a great time at #LadyHacks2015. We still need a name for our app in progress. Feel free to send us your ideas!! :)
  23. Just want to say a huge thanks to @sarah_eliz_gray and @kdormuth for pairing with me at LadyHacks2015. Super fun and hope we do that again!
  24. Had an awesome time at #LadyHacks2015 this weekend. Can't wait for the next one!!
  25. Did you write a blog post about your experience at #LadyHacks2015? Share it with us and we will add it to our recap page.