“Those who don’t learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” So join us as we jump back for a weekend to #HackToTheFuture!

Welcome to BigRed//Hacks Volume 6! Visit BigRedHacks.com/live for the most up-to-date info!

Our main event is here! To those who travelled from other schools, the BigRed//Hacks team welcomes you to Cornell University. We hope you didn't push your DeLorean too hard for your trek here as you're gonna need it this weekend! And to our Cornell students, especially our Class of 2022 Hackers, welcome to Cornell's biggest student-run Hackathon! We can't wait to see what you'll create! Below you will find our event schedule:

 

Friday, October 19:
  • 4:30pm - Registration Begins
  • 6:30pm - Opening Ceremony with President Martha Pollack
  • 8:00pm - Hacking commences and Team Formation
  • 9:00pm - Dinner and Smash Tournament
  • 9:30pm - Wayfair API Demo
  • 10:30pm - IBM API Demo
  • 11:15pm - ITG API Demo
Saturday, October 20:
  • 12:00am - Midnight Snack! feat. Insomnia Cookies
  • 8:00am - Breakfast
  • 9:00am - Hedera Hashgraph API Demo
  • 9:30am - Beebe Lake Hike
  • 10:00am - Alexa Workshop
  • 10:30am - Schlumberger Recruiting Session
  • 12:00pm - Lunch
  • 12:30pm - UI/Design Workshop
  • 1:30pm - Game Design Workshop
  • 2:30pm - Hackathon Organizer Meetup
  • 5:30pm - Shirt Distribution
  • 6:00pm - Slideshow Karaoke
  • 7:00pm - Dinner
  • 8:00pm - Cup Stacking Challenge
  • 9:00pm - Night Hike
  • 10:00pm - Ice Skating @ Lynah Rink
Sunday, October 21:
  • 1:00am - Post Midnight Snack!
  • 7:00am - Breakfast
  • 8:00am - Hacking ends
  • 9:00am - Submission grace period ends
  • 9:00am - Project Expo
  • 11:30am - Lunch
  • 12:00pm - Closing Ceremony

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Requirements

Submission must be an original piece of software, where a significant portion of the code and functionality was designed and written by the team members. 

A significant part of the submission must be created inside of the 36 hour hackathon window, and any external code, images, or content must be equally available to all participants, licensed with permission to use, appropriately attributed, and follow all applicable laws. 

Submissions must follow all applicable laws, may not promote copyright infringement, and may not be obscene or made with the purpose to marginalize or offend any group of people.

Judges

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Kenon Fachon
Wayfair

Andrew Bange

Andrew Bange
Wayfair

Jonathon Parsons

Jonathon Parsons
Wayfair

M Silverman

M Silverman
Wayfair

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Daniel Paniagua
Wayfair

Ethan Dickinson

Ethan Dickinson
Wayfair

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Nicole Tan
Wayfair

Justin Halsall

Justin Halsall
IBM

Mofizur Rahman

Mofizur Rahman
IBM

Stephanie Chan

Stephanie Chan
JPMorgan

Sobe Kaushal

Sobe Kaushal
JPMorgan

Murali Venkatasamy

Murali Venkatasamy
JPMorgan

Vidita Gawade

Vidita Gawade
JPMorgan

Alex

Alex
ITG

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Joyce Li
ITG

Ila Hur
Capital One

Major League Hacking

Major League Hacking
Major League Hacking

Justin Shillingford

Justin Shillingford
BigRed//Hacks

Shea Belsky
BigRed//Hacks

Johanna Smith-Palliser

Johanna Smith-Palliser
BigRed//Hacks

Danny Yang

Danny Yang
BigRed//Hacks

Judging Criteria

  • Prize Criteria
    All Hacks will be judged based on the criteria specified for each prize