Grand Prize: An exclusive invite to our HACKcelerator Program

  • A 12-week Curriculum to turn your hackathon idea into a startup reality
  • A diverse network of both local and global mentors
  • Weekly guest speakers
  • A chance to fly to Silicon Valley for our Annual Global Demo Day and participate in a week of extensive pitch training!

Sponsored by Angelhack  

Amazon Web Services

Prize: $100 in AWS Credits per person through AWS Activate and

  • AWS Free Usage Tier
  • 1 month AWS Support at Business level
  • AWS Technical Essentials Online Training ($600 value)
  • AWS Business Essentials Online Training ($600 value)
  • 80 credits for Self-paced labs Training ($80 value)
  • 1:1 Office Hours with AWS Solutions Architects
  • Access to the Startup Blog and Startup Forum
  • Special "Self-starter" Third-Party offers

Sponsored by Amazon Web Services  

HPE Haven OnDemand

Challenge: Build the most innovative cognitive computing solution to augment human intelligence using the HPE Haven OnDemand natural language processing, machine learning, and predictive analytics APIs.

Prize: 1 GoPro – HERO4 Session HD Waterproof Action Camera for each active member of the team (max 5 units).

Sponsored by HPE Haven OnDemand   http://dev.havenondemand.com

Wacom

Challenge: Develop an app for iOS, Android, web, or Windows that uses the WILL SDK with a focus on productivity, writing, games, or other novel uses of digital ink.

Global Prize The top two WILL SDK projects from all over the globe will win the following: • Selected as finalists in the global Wacom Inkathon • All expense paid trip to CES in January 2017 • Finalists will then pitch for a chance to win $10,000, $5,000, or $2500 prizes.

WILL SDK Link: https://developer.wacom.com/technologies/will-universal-ink Global Prize Submission Link: http://goo.gl/forms/tVJP8InYft

Sponsored by Wacom  

Expedia

Challenge: Change the travel experience through your own creativity.

Prize:

First Prize:

1000$ Cash prize

For each member of the winning team (up to 5x):

--Raspberry Pi 3 Complete Starter Kit

--AUKEY Mini 5000mAh Portable Lipstick-Sized Charger External Battery Power Bank with AiPower Adaptive Charging

Second Prize:

750$ Cash prize:

For each member of the runner-up team (up to 5x):

--Misfit Wearables Flash

--AUKEY Mini 5000mAh Portable Lipstick-Sized Charger External Battery Power Bank with AiPower Adaptive Charging

Sponsored by Expedia