Express Scripts

Challege: To transform, technology must be bold! It must solve problems for all groups of people. The Express Scripts challenge: Create something cool to improve the quality of employment for disabled people through the use of accessible technologies.

Prize: Bose Soundsport Free Wireless Sport Headphones

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Challenge: Build an app or Website that connect people and IoT devices. Surprise us with what you can do with the Agora Real-Time-Communications API!

Prize: $1000 in cash prize, plus a chance to win the " Developer of the Year" award and a paid trip to Beijing in Sep 2018!

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Amazon Web Services

$100 AWS credits to all attendees:

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AngelHack Prize:

AngelHack Challenge: Challenge yourself and your entrepreneurial spirit. Make something innovative without limits, something that brings positive change to the world, even something that solves a small problem. It’s that simple.

AngelHack Prize: The winning team from each hackathon will receive an invite into AngelHack’s HACKcelerator program.

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Code For A Cause Impact Award Prize:

Code For A Cause Impact Award Challenge: Build technology that solves a social or environmental problem and positively impacts your local community.

Code For A Cause Impact Award Prize: One Impact Award will be given out at each event. At the end of the Global Hackathon Series, the top Impact Award projects will be chosen by an expert judging panel including; Chan Zuckerberg, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative; and more. These top five teams will receive an official invite into the HACKcelerator.

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nge: Create an app or clock face using the Fitbit OS SDK or Web APIs to empower and inspire users to live a healthier, more active life. Everything you need to get started is here:


Fitbit Ionic for each team member.

For additional help check out Community Forums and Discord server.

Fitbit is also providing 10 Fitbit Ionic’s loaners for attendees to check out and use at the event. First come first serve on the loaners, hardware lab opens up after the opening ceremony.

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Challenge: Get ready for Call for Code with this preliminary challenge to improve logistics based on traffic and weather activity. Create an application that helps build resilient communities, and safeguards the health and well-being of individuals and institutions. Use the IBM Code Patterns for inspiration to kickstart your solutions or build your idea and services provided by the IBM Cloud.


•Virtual: At the end of the AngelHack Global Series, a First and Second Place team will be announced. Submit your project here

•First Place: $7500 USD to be split amongst the winning team.

•Second Place $2500 USD to be split amongst the winning team.

•Each submission receives 1000 cloud credits on IBM Cloud

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Interview Cake

Prize: Interview Cake will give out free full access to their interview prep course to all attendees of this hackathon. The redemption link will be provided in person at the event.

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Every attendee to Ubidots sponsored events will receive 2,000 free credits. The winning team of each Ubidots sponsored event will receive a complimentary IoT Lab License for 3 months (must be redeemed in the same year the Hackathon took place).

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