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We need a video presentation. This can be a 20 second video of how the program or hardware hack works. We need your source code of the project.
Vermeer: Best Internet of Things
Prize: Comgrow 3D Printer
Granular: Greatest Environmental Impact
Prize: $75 Visa Giftcard
At Granular we use technology to help farmers run stronger business and steward the land for generations to come. This prize will be awarded to the team that demonstrates a project that has the greatest potential for a positive environmental impact!
Principal: Best Lifestyle App
Prize: Branded power banks
Sony’s Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones
Workiva: Best Cloud in Computing
Echo Dots and Workiva bookbags filled with SWAG
Corteva: Best Envoirmental or Agriculture Solution
Laptop Backpack and Golf Umbrella
Collins Aerospace: Most Innovative Hack
IBM: Best Use of IBM Cloud
1st: $1000 (Split)
2nd: $500 (Split)
3rd: $250 (Split)
1st Place Software
1st Place Hardware
TCL 43in 4K Smart TV
2nd Place Overall
Oculus Go - 32 GB
3rd Place Overall
Most Ethical Hack
FitBit Charge 3
Best Rookie Hack
Reddragon Gaming Keyboard
Best Empowerment Hack
Philips Hue Play Light Bar
Best Gaming Hack
Best Use of Transposit
$50 Amazon Gift Card
Best Use of Google Cloud
Google Home Mini
Best Domain Registered with Domain.com
Domain.com Backpacks for each team member.
Best Use of Twilio
$50 Amazon Gift Card
Best UiPath Automation Hack
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
How technically impressive was the hack? Was the technical problem the team tackled difficult? Did it use a particularly clever technique or did it use many different components? Did the technology involved make you go "Wow"?
Did the team put thought into the user experience? How well designed is the interface? For a website, this might be about how beautiful the CSS or graphics are. For a hardware project, it might be more about how good the human-computer interaction.
Does the hack work? Did the team achieve everything they wanted?
Did the team stretch themselves? Did they try to learn something new? What kind of projects have they worked on before? Exploration should be rewarded.