Hackathon By The Sea 2022 - 2023

Hackathon by the Sea 2023 LogoHackathon by the Sea is an online virtual event open to 9th - 12th grade students in Ventura County. The goal of this event is to empower students by building their confidence in working with technology (computer science, robotics, etc.). Each year, Hackathon projects are created following a guiding theme. Hackathon by the Sea is an in-person and virtual event aimed at increasing interest in all things STEAM.

What is Hackathon by the Sea?

  • "Hack" together awesome projects
  • Team up with some of the brightest minds in Ventura County
  • Design award-winning projects

Who should attend?

  • Open to Ventura County students grades 9-12
  • All experience levels welcome
  • Opportunity to work in groups of 2 - 4

When is the event?

  • Begins Friday, January 6, 2023 at 5:30 pm in-person at VCOE Conference Center.
  • Presentations and closing ceremonies in-person Saturday, January 7, 2023. Event ends at 2:30pm
  • This year the event is overnight.

Where is the event held?

  • VCOE Conference Center in Camarillo. 

Do I need a computer?

  • Yes, you can use a Chromebook, PC or Mac. If you do not have a computer, let us know.


  • Free Hacker Swag Bags that include snacks and goodies will be available for every student to pick-up prior to the event.
  • Awards available for winners of various categories

  • Registration for Hackathon by the Sea, 2023, will run from October 3-December 16, 2022.
  • Onsite registration will be available (if room is available) on the day of the event.
  • .Be sure to register with an email that you check often, so you don't miss any announcements or required paperwork to attend!




Date and Time


  • Friday, March 11th from 6pm-10pm at VCOE
  • Saturday, March 12th, Virtual Workshops and Mentoring
  • Monday, March 14 - Friday, March 18th, Virtual Mentoring
  • Saturday, March 19th from 8am-5pm at VCOE 



5100 Adolfo Rd., Camarillo, CA
Zoom Links for the Virtual Workshops will be shared at the opening meeting on March 11.