Hackital is a new undergraduate hackathon in the nation's capital planned by the George Washington Unisity students.
The DC tech scene is quickly growing. The Hackital Team came together with a shared vision of an open event where designers and developers can focus on pushing technical trends of products from mobile apps to virtual reality. Join us for a 36-hour hackathon as we build the future!
$450 in prizes
Karaoke Pitch Competition on Saturday
First Place | MLH medal
Second Place | MLH Medal
Third Place | MLH Medal
Use your tech skills for good and hack online harassment. Build a software solution that can help reduce the frequency and/or severity of online harassment. Win a HackHarassment Swag Bag.
Watch Dogs® 2 Best Device Privacy Hack
Everything is part of the internet of things now - from your phone to your fitness band to your thermostat. Build a hack that utilizes private data being collected from your devices, and show how you can turn potential vulnerabilities into something constructive. Prize: Collector's Edition of Watch Dogs 2
Amazon Web Services - Best Use of AWS
1 TB Hard Drives
Best Domain Name from Domain.com
Domain.com Swag Bags
Best App using internet sourced data | Provided by Book Holders
Use some internet sourced data. That's any API, Web crawling, RSS, etc..
Win 1/4 of a bitcoin
Longest Stack Name | provided by Book Holders
Longest stack name will win a Raspberry Pi or Arduino hardware
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
You must be 18 years of age to attend. Please bring your ID with you.
Teams of up to 4 people.
How to enter
Register at http://hackital.com/
Leader / Capital One; DCfemtech; PyLadies
Director, Student Entrepreneurship Programs / GW Innovation Office
Associate Professor / GW SEAS
Projects for Hackital will be judged on Technical Difficulty, Creativity & Innovation, and Practicality. Each team will have 2 minutes to demo their project in front of everyone.