SwampHacks 2017 Hackathon
SwampHacks is focusing on creating an environment of creativity, learning, and community. Build anything you want, have some fun doing it, and let's have a great weekend.
Grand Prize: Monoprice Select Mini 3D Printer with Heated Build Plate
First Runner Up Prize: MESH Smart Triggers: DIY Starter Kit + MESH GPIO
Second Runner Up Prize: 3Doodler Create 3D Pen
To the most beautiful, wonderful team in the eyes of the organizers. Prize? Suprise
StateFarm Favorite Prize
The winner for StateFarm's favorite prize will receive an Amazon Echo for each team member. Talk to StateFarm!! See what they have to say about the hackathon scene and what they're interested in!!
Linode- Best use of Linode Services Prize
Go to Linode.com/docs for more information on Linode services. Also, if you have any problems with Linux systems or want 50$ in LInode services credit, stop by the Linode table! Winners will receive mechanical keyboards for each team member.
Linode- Favorite Prize
The winner for Linode's favorite prize will receive Raspberry pi 3 kits for each member. Talk to Linode!! See what they have to say about the hackathon scene and what they're interested in!!
American Express- API Prize
American Express will give out prizes for the best use of their API. See their API at https://developer.americanexpress.com/home. Winners will receive 100$ American Express Gift Cards for each team Member.
J.P. Morgan Chase- "Best Social Good Hack"
J.P. Morgan this year is promoting code for social good! Here are there criteria:
Develop a web or mobile app that helps incentivize people-with or without disabilities- to provide more structured information on accessible spaces.
Complete a simple web based game to help introduce kids to computer science. The game must be something that can be experienced by a group of kids working together and must have a competitive element for them to compete in real time against other teams.
If you want more information, pay the J.P. Morgan table a visit!! Winners will receive Bose Wireless Headphone sets as a prize, 1 for each team member.
Clarifai- Best use of Clarifai API
This prize is given to the team with the best use of Clarifai API. Visit the Clarifai table to get more information on prizes and judging! Winners will receive a DSLR Camera, 1 for each team member.
Facebook- Favorite Prize
Talk to Facebook to see what they're interested in at this hackathon! WInners will receive an all expenses paid trip to menlo park to compete in facebook's hackathon global finals.
The Agency- Favorite Prize
Become The Agency/Gainesville Dev Academy's favorite hack!! Winners will receive chromecast ultras, 1 per team member. See The Agency/Gainesville Dev Academy's booth for more details.
Amazon Web Services Prize
This prize is awarded to the team that has the best use of Amazon Web Services. Winners will receive $250 in AWS credit for each team member.
Use your tech skills for good and hack online harassment. Build a software solution that can help reduce the frequency and/or severity of online harassment. The best hack that fights online harrassment wins. Prizes: HackHarassment Swag Bags
Best Domain Name from Domain.com
The team which has the best Domain Name will win Domain.com Swag Bags, one for each team member.
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you: