Saturday, June 10, 2017
Hip-Hop Hacks is a celebration and exploration of the intersection of hip-hop and technology! The day will include talks from industry leaders, workshops on various topics in hip hop, music technology, and computer science, music performances, and collaborative hacking on new projects and ideas by attendees!
11:30 AM – Doors open
12:00 PM – Talks
1:30 PM – Hacking and optional brainstorming session start
2:00 PM – Workshops
8:00 PM – Musical performances and project presentations.
- Tuma Basa, Global Programming Head of Hip Hop at Spotify
- Martha Diaz, Founder of the Hip-Hop Education Center
Workshops and Activities
- Turntable Scratching
- Intro to Web Development
- Hip-Hop Journalism
- Join the Cypher
- Beat Listening/Critique Session
- Designing Web Audio Experiences
More workshops, speakers, and performers TBA, check back often as we announce more details!