Houston's premier hackathon

Prepare for a weekend filled with learning new technologies, pushing your limits, and making new friends. Students from all 4 UH universities are teaming up to create the University of Houston System's first major hackathon.

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Prizes

1st Place

$75 Amazon Gift Cards
Status Audio HD One Headphones
Dell Venue Pro Tablets
5 year qiqqa premium+ subscriptions

2nd Place

Roku Streaming Sticks
3 months Netflix subscriptions
Moga Smartphone Game controllers provided by Coursality
3 year qiqqa premium subscriptions

3rd Place

Chromecasts
1TB Portable Hard Drives
1 year qiqqa premium subscriptions

Best use of Azure

Dell Venue 8 Pro Tablets

Best use of AWS

Portable Hard Drives

Eligibility

  • You must be in high school, college, or a recent graduate to enter.
  • Students of any school and age may apply, as long as they meet the above requirements.
  • Teams may consist of up to 4 people

Requirements

  • It must be demo-able. Partially working is acceptable
  • No PowerPoints unless explaining an idea (demo is still required)

How to enter

Go to codered.cougarcs.com to register

Judges

Aaron Dancer

Aaron Dancer
Coursality

Fabian Buentello

Fabian Buentello
The Other Guys

Faysal Sharif

Faysal Sharif
Ascriptedlaugh

Judging Criteria

  • Creativity
  • Completeness
  • Polish
  • Technical Difficulty
  • Usefulness