SIUe's second annual student organized hackathon

Friday
Time Description
5:00pm Registration Opens, Career Fair Begins
6:00pm Dinner
6:30pm Opening Session
7:00pm Coding Begins!
8:00pm Tech Talk 1 - CENTENE Corporation
10:00pm Tech Talk 2 - Enterprise Holdings
11:00pm Game
12:00am Midnight Snacks
Saturday
Time Description
3:00am Game
8:00am Breakfast
10:00am Tech Talk 4 - AT&T
12:00pm Lunch
4:00pm Game - !Light
7:00pm Dinner
12:00am Midnight Snacks
Sunday
Time Description
7:00am Breakfast
11:00am Project Deadline, Judging Begins, Lunch
12:00pm Prizing and Closing Ceremony Begins
1:00pm Event Ends

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Prizes

$2,740 in prizes

Best Overall - Amazon Echo Dot

Goes to the best overall hack

Best Video Game - Steam Link

Goes to best video game

Best Mobile App - Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker

For best mobile application

Best UX - Wacom Drawing Tablet

Awarded to the hack with the best user experience

Best Hardware Hack - Raspberry Pi Kit

Goes to the best hardware hack

Most Technically Challenging - Corsair Mechanical Keyboard

Goes to the most technically challenging hack

Best Hack involving Data - Western Digital 2TB External Hard Drive

Goes to the best hack involving data or a dataset

Funniest Hack - Mini Quad Copter

Goes to the funniest hack

Centene Sponsored $50 Visa Gift Card

Goes the best hack that addresses socioeconomic health disparities

AT&T Sponsored Bluetooth Headsets

Best use of an open source project

Enterprise Sponsored $50 Amazon Gift Card

Goes to the most innovative hack

OCI Sponsored $25 Amazon Gift Card

Goes to the hack that best visualizes data

#Hackharassment Best Hack to End Online Harassment

Each Member of the winning team will receive 1 #HackHarassment Power Bank

Domain.com Punniest Domain Name

Each member of the winning team will receive a Domain.com swag bag.

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

eHacks attendees must be current college students, or persons who were students during the current school year.

Judges

Various

Various

Judging Criteria

  • Overall
    Submissions will be voted on for the categories that they fall under.