Hackathon Sponsors


$4,000 in prizes

Best All Around Hack 1st Place

Best All Around Hack 2nd Place

Hackers Choice Award

Wayfair Prize (2)

Wayfair believes everyone should live in a home they love. Through technology and innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from one of the world's largest selections of home furnishings, décor, home improvement, housewares and more.

Awarded to teams of Wayfair’s choice. To be eligible for this prize, teams need to use Wayfair’s 3D model API in their project.

•1st Place: 1 Oculus headset for each team member in the winning team

•2nd Place: $250 donation to the charity organizations of the hacker’s choice for each team member in the winning team

Google Cloud Prize

Awarded to teams of Google Cloud’s choice. To beeligible for this prize, teams need to use Google Cloud Platform in their projects.

•Winning team will be awarded 4 Google Home Minis

Fritz Prize (2)

The most compelling mobile experiences these days are powered by machine learning. Fritz offers APIs to solve common problems like image labeling, object detection, and artistic style transfer. Everything runs directly on-device which means it works offline, at high frame-rates, and keeps sensitive data in the hands of users. Developers with custom models can use Fritz to manage and protect them. We support Core ML, TensorFlow Lite and TensorFlow Mobile. All ML features along with custom model support are available on both iOS and Android. Make apps that can see, hear, and understand with Fritz.

Awarded to teams of Fritz’s choice. To be eligible for this prize, teams need to use Fritz.ai in their projects.

•Two years of Fritz premium services (valued at $5,000) to the winning team of the Fritz Prize

•Fritz ML Grants($1,000 each) will be awarded to team(s) of Fritz’s choice.

Best All Around Hack 3rd Place

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Brian L. Tan "BLT"

Brian L. Tan "BLT"

Edward Bilous

Edward Bilous

Mike Dearborn

Mike Dearborn

Tim Zhang

Tim Zhang

Rachana Sreedhar

Rachana Sreedhar



Judging Criteria

  • Judging Criteria
    Overall Quality of the Idea and Delivery (5 points), Creativity / Use of the Arts (5 points), Technical Maturity (5 points), Impact and Business Viability (5 points), Bonus Point: Connection to the rest of the Hacking Arts Festival (1 point)

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