Best Mobile App

If you have a hidden passion for exploring the world of mobile development, join us on the #mobileSide! We encourage everyone to put their personal mark on the work they do, so you can use your favorite technologies and tools in bringing your ideas to life.

Judging Criteria:

  • Usefulness
  • Contribution to society
  • Completeness
  • Originality
  • UX/UI
  • WOW-factor

Project examples:

  • Financial expense aider (bills, invoices, etc.)
  • Public transportation system
  • My health (disease tracking, advancement, relatives check, etc.)
  • Favourite events in my town
  • Rent finder
  • etc.

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Prize:

Sony WH-CH710N headphones / team member


Best Web App

Develop a classic client-server application that runs in a browser, using your favorite framework or playing with new technologies. Choose one of the project suggestions below or come up with your own idea!

Judging Criteria:

  • Scalability
  • Innovation and functionality
  • Code quality
  • Technologies
  • Security and GDPR (if needed)

Project examples:

  • Healthcare Apps: easier communication between doctor and patient (profiling, etc.), analysis and scoring of medical behavior, integrating devices and aggregating data about a patient
  • Identity Wallet: keep track of separate identities for different website and store them in a secure way
  • Services platforms: like Uber, but for plumbers, builders etc.
  • Recycle Bin: connect users (individuals or legal persons) with entities that offer garbage collection services
  • Vulnerability scanner: scrape the web and generate security reports for websites

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Prize:

MJX Bugs 4W Drone / team member


Digital Education

Education around the world has changed and we need better tools and ways to educate and learn more effectively.  Empower students of all ages and encourage lifelong learning through any sort of technology that augments and enhances the learning experiences of students, whether by studying traditional curriculum in a classroom or trying to pick up a new hobby or skill. This track also aims to increase the accessibility of information and accommodate various learning styles and strengths.

Judging Criteria:

  • Usefulness
  • Innovation
  • User-friendliness
  • Scalability
  • Customizability

Project examples:

  • Online learning platforms
  • Student management for teachers
  • Skill sharing applications
  • Tools to support home-schooling
  • etc.

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Prize:

800 EUR / team


Safe Urban Mobility

Travel may be restricted nowadays, but we still need to move safely within our area. Think of ways of improving our cities by increasing the safety of urban mobility!

Judging Criteria:

  • Implementation costs (the cheaper, the better)
  • Complexity
  • Scalability
  • Novelty / Originality / Innovation
  • Completeness
  • Performance

Project examples:

  • Unsteady driving warning
  • Safe access in the car in urban area
  • Collision detection
  • Get rid of traffic lights
  • Smart parking apps
  • Intersection/ object detection
  • Key pose estimation
  • Pedestrian intention detection
  • Adaptive interior mood

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Prize:

Alexa Echo 4th Gen + Hue Dopplepack Bluetooth compatible with Alexa / team member


Best Domain Registered with Domain.com

Register a .tech, .space, or .online domain name using Domain.com during the weekend. Each team may submit one entry per person on the team.

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Prize:

PowerSquare Qi Wireless Phone Charger & Domain.com Backpack / team member


Best use of Google Cloud

Build your hackathon project with a suite of secure storage, powerful compute, and integrated data analytics products provided by Google Cloud. See full list of products here: g.co/cloud.

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Prize:

Google Nest Mini / team member


Best Hardware Hack Sponsored by Digi-Key

Using your preferred hardware or hardware emulator, build a hack for your chance to win a Grove Beginner Kit, with Arduino Uno R3 included. 1 prize for each winning team member with 2 winning teams per event!

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Prize:

Grove Beginner Kits


Best use of DataStax Astra

Leverage DataStax Asta's powerful cloud database service in your project this weekend for a chance to win YubiKey Security Keys. Getting started in minutes with 10 GB free, no credit card needed.

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Prize:

YubiKey 5 Security Keys


Startup Survivor

Are you looking to explore entrepreneurship in the upcoming period? Whether you'll want to continue on this road with your UniHack project or another one, convince our partners that you are motivated to take it to the next level and kickstart your journey as an entrepreneur!

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Prize:

Business development workshop & mentoring sessions from local entrepreneurs / top 3 teams


500 EUR / team

Grand Prize

2000 EUR / team
Major League Hacking 2021 Hackathon Season