SHPE USF first ever national hackthon. We are proud to partner up with Major League Hacking to give students the opportunity to code, build, share and connect.

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers at USF is the first student chapter to host a national hackathon. 

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Eligibility

Any college student who at least 18 years of age or older. 

Requirements

Submit all relevant documentation onto Devpost. 

Judges

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Carlos Perez
Hackathon Director

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Adrian Borrego
Head of Hacker Experience

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Kayla Cordero
Head of Logistics

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Stacy Kam
Head of Marketing

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Phil Monte
Head of Finance

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Victoria Carlos
Tech Director

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Dr Christensen
CSE Vice Chair

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Dr Sarkar
CSE Chair

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Dr Hendrix
CSE Professor

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Dr Karam
CSE Professor

Judging Criteria

  • Complexity
    How impressive was the hack? Was there a technical challenge or barrier the team had to overcome in order to complete the hack? Did they use any impressive technologies or services which are uncommon to students?
  • Usefulness:
    Does this hack have any business potential? Is it something that could have an impact on an individual’s life? Can is help solve some problem students or individuals fact today?
  • Originality:
    Does it give that initial WOW factor? Is the hack something unique and interesting at first glance? Is this something that is already out there today or a complete new idea on its own?
  • Design:
    Did the team though about user experience? How well designed is the interface? Any performance issues or concerns that should be taken into account?
  • Category Relevance:
    How relevant is the hack to its categorized category? Does it meet the overall goal or problem statement?