Join us July 3rd - July 10th for a week of celebrating all things hacking!



INIT is a celebration for the start of the 2023 Hackathon Season! You can expect to complete challenges, hear about BIG community announcements, chat at hacker hangouts, enjoy fun live sessions, build technical projects, and make new memories.

who attends mlh init?

Global Hack Week: INIT is attended by hackers from all over the globe. Whether this is your first time coding or you're a seasoned expert, we will have events here for you. Our last Global Hack Week included hackers from over 90 countries around the world! If you're a first-time hacker, there will be beginner-focused activities for you.

OUR Partners

MLH couldn’t run INIT without the support of our incredible partners. Look out for workshops, challenges, swag, and more from our partners week-of.

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