A different kind of hackathon.

For submission help: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PThK3n9M_d0

Hack@Brown is all about learning. Spend a weekend with us and 350 other students to take a step out of your comfort zone. Make Hack@Brown your event by experimenting with a new platform, API, or that idea that’s always been on the back of your mind.

Whether you’re building your first website, dabbling in Photoshop, or hacking with an Oculus Rift, Hack@Brown is for engineers and designers at all levels. We’ve got everything you need to carry out your craziest ideas—amazing mentors, yummy food, and did someone say swag? :)

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Judges

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Melissa Withers
Managing Director, Betaspring

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Peter Norvig
Director of Research, Google

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Stephanie Castilla
Adjunct Faculty of Industrial Design, RISD

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Jeff Huang
Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Brown University

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Peter Boyce II
Founder, Rough Draft Ventures; VC, General Capital

Judging Criteria

  • Creativity, Execution, Impact
    Judges will walk around during the expo and pick their favorite projects. Judges come from a variety of backgrounds — engineering, design, business, social impact, and more. Each team will be judged by at least two judges.