Defeat coronavirus

HackCOVID is the first anti-coronavirus hackathon and a weekly international virtual event. Combine technology, medicine, entrepreneurship, and education to defeat coronavirus!

Sign up at bit.ly/HackCOVID to join! 

Since this is a weekly event, hacking starts at the same time globally, with these local times:

  • Every Friday at 20:00 UTC
  • Every Saturday morning at 06:00 in Taipei
  • Every Friday at 6:00 pm EDT / 3:00 pm PDT in the US

You may work in teams of up to 5, and you are welcome to submit as many projects as you want for 48 hours. The submission deadline is also at the same time globally, with these local times:

  • Every Sunday at 20:00 UTC
  • Every Monday morning at 06:00 in Taipei
  • Every Sunday at 6:00 pm EDT / 3:00 pm PDT in the US

For this weekend, you will submit your projects on hackcovid-2.devpost.com. We will feature the best project on our website, with more prizes to be determined!

Welcome Video / 歡迎視頻

Although each event runs for 48 hours, please be sure to get enough sleep. In fact, we scheduled this length so that you can work at a comfortable, low-stress pace over the weekend. You can also check out this link for additional resources for this weekend. We look forward to seeing your creativity in action!

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Prizes

Website Feature

The top project will be featured on our website!

Judges

Scotty Shaw

Scotty Shaw
Founder / CEO / President, Tech Tree Root

Eric Fithian

Eric Fithian
Lead Developer, Next Generation Startup

Manoj Nathwani

Manoj Nathwani
Founder, Charity Hackers

Siddharth Vadgama

Siddharth Vadgama
Senior Frontend Developer, Idean UK

Judging Criteria

  • Technicality
  • Creativity
  • Impact
  • Presentation
  • Polish
  • Design
  • User Experience