500 participants creating innovative software and hardware hacks in less than 36 hours.
HackUMass, powered by the Berthiaume Center for Entrepreneurship, is the largest hackathon in the Pioneer Valley, attracting over 500 hackers from all over the country to one arena. In 36 hours, participants will bring innovative ideas to life through both software and hardware projects.
- Students (Undergraduate, Graduate, or High School)
- Individuals or teams of up to 4 members
- Project description
- Team name
- Video demo (optional)
- Picture (optional)
Long River Ventures
UMass ECE - M5
UMass ECE - Professor
Sergio "The Surge" Cunha
HackUMass Finalist & Champions
HackUMass Judges will select 8 finalist and 3 final CHAMPIONS based on these technical and non-technical criteria. - Creativity / Originality - Presentation / Polish - Design Process - User Experience - Technical Depth
Communication Innovation Award
*The Surge is the sole judge for this category* Create a project that allows users to communicate with one another in a unique way; it must be effective and have a potential societal impact.