Ready. Set. Build.
During the 12-hour hackathon, students will have the opportunity to hack on an expansive list of hardware. Feel as if you're not ready? No worries! We will have a myriad of workshops and crash courses put on by Invention Studio Prototyping Instructors (PIs)!
$1,528 in prizes
Apple Airpods (one for each team member)
Amazon Echo 2nd Generation (one for each team member)
DROCON Drone (one for each team member)
Best beginner project
Raspberry Pi Starter Kits (one for each team member)
How well does the product perform its intended purpose?
Is it cool? Are you wowed? Do you want to show your friends?
Is the project an out-of-the-box solution to a problem? Does the project build an existing product in a different way? How unique is it?
Use of Hardware
Is the project predominantly hardware? Is hardware a necessary component of it?
Is the project designed well? Is it safe, and easy to use?