Author: Emma Comeau

Users Guide to Disrupt SF 2017

TECHCRUNCH Disrupt SF approaches with just a couple days until we kick things off. Here are all the deets you need to make for a stellar conference experience. Checking-InDoors open to attendees at 7:00am on Monday and Tuesday and 7:30am on Wednesday. Programming begins at 9am each day. Print out your Universe ticket or pull it up on a mobile device for quick entry into Disrupt. Please bring your government-issued photo ID each day of the conference. RegistrationUniverse is the official ticketing platform of Disrupt. If you purchased a ticket, you used Universe. We love them and we think...

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Disrupt SF Hackathon – Sponsor prizes and spectator tickets

TECHCRUNCH The Disrupt SF Hackathon kicks off this Saturday, September 16 at Pier 48. Check out these prizes being awarded from our partners, in addition to the overall “best of” prize awarded from TechCrunch – a sweet $5K to the winning team. AccentureThe Accenture Hackathon Social Impact Challenge tasks you with building an app that helps improve the lives of those affected after a catastrophic disaster. In an emergency, such as Hurricane Harvey, your neighbors may be the first to help. How can we: 1. Let the victims of a natural disaster notify everyone of where they are and what...

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Why you should be at the Disrupt SF Hackathon

TECHCRUNCH The hackathon at Disrupt SF 2017 is so close we can almost taste it. Soon, thousands of investors, founders and tech enthusiasts will flock to San Francisco’s Pier 48 for the best startup show in the Bay Area. We’re thrilled to announce that the next wave of tickets to the hackathon is available, and you can get your free hackathon ticket here. The hackathon begins at 12:30 p.m. PT on Saturday, September 16, with networking and the forming of the hackathon teams. On Sunday, after 20-plus hours of energy drink and candy-fueled work (and a bit of fun), teams will have just 60...

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Sign up for a free exhibitor table in Startup Alley at Disrupt Berlin

TECHCRUNCH Startup Alley is at the center of TechCrunch’s Disrupt events, and this year at Disrupt Berlin (4-5 December) we are going to feature some of the top startups in Europe. We are looking for 30 outstanding startups to participate in one of our featured pavilions, so exhibit your startup and attend Disrupt Berlin for free. Here’s how the program works. TechCrunch is seeking awesome startups to exhibit in featured pavilions, which are special sections of Startup Alley based on categories where there is a lot of startup buzz and investor interest. Startups are free to apply to the 10 featured...

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Third round of Disrupt SF Hackathon tickets now available

TECHCRUNCH Miss out on the first two rounds of tickets to the hackathon at Disrupt SF 2017? Don’t fret. Today, we’re releasing a new batch of hackathon tickets, so everyone out there who has been waiting to get tickets to the best hackathon in San Francisco can get in on the action. You can get your tickets here. At the Disrupt SF Hackathon, you’ll spend a grueling, fun-filled weekend coding, tinkering and making something awesome, maybe even with a group of complete strangers. The hackathon kicks off at 12:30 p.m. PT on Saturday, September 16, with networking and the forming of...

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Last chance to get a table in Startup Alley at Disrupt SF!

TECHCRUNCH Going once, going twice for tables in Startup Alley! Disrupt San Francisco is less than three weeks away, and registration is open for startups looking to showcase their product or company to thousands of people on the Disrupt floor. According to Crunchbase, startups that exhibited in Startup Alley at Disrupt SF 2016 raised more than $35 million in seed and Series A funding post-Disrupt, with $4 million of that raised in just the first three months. For $1,995, you’ll get one full day to exhibit in Startup Alley, two full conference passes to Disrupt SF and admission to...

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Today is the last day to save $1,000 on Disrupt SF tickets

TECHCRUNCH Okay soon-to-be Disrupt attendees, you’ve procrastinated long enough. Today is the last day to get early bird tickets to Disrupt SF 2017. Seriously, no more exceptions. Today is the final day to save $1,000 on Disrupt tickets, so drop whatever you’re doing right now and get on over to our ticketing page. Phew! Now that you’ve gotten the ticket and the pressure is off, here’s everything that early-bird ticket gets you. For starters, you’ll get to check out a few dozen promising early-stage startups as they pitch our panel of judges in the illustrious Startup Battlefield competition. Battlefield companies compete...

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Only 2 more days to save $1,000 on Disrupt SF tickets

TECHCRUNCH All right, startup guys and gals. Time is almost up. Disrupt SF 2017 is literally right around the corner. Soon, thousands of tech enthusiasts, investors and entrepreneurs will descend on San Francisco’s Pier 48 for the best startup show in the Bay Area. Will you be among them? If so, you’re definitely going to want to act fast. Tomorrow is the last day to save $1,000 on Disrupt SF tickets before the price jumps to $2,995 starting Saturday, August 26. You can get your tickets over on our ticketing page. That ticket is your all-access pass to all the great...

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