A 13-hour overnight hackathon designed to solve a problem relevant to the City of Cupertino

Cupertino's Teen Commission together with the Cupertino Recreation Department is hosting <hack> Cupertino, a 13-hour overnight hackathon designed to solve a problem presented during our Opening Ceremony. What makes our hackathon unique is that the winning team has the potential for their idea to be presented to City Council.

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Eligibility

13-18* years old
*18-year-olds must possess a 2017-2018 high school ID.

Teams:
Teams must be a maximum of 4 people. No exceptions.

Requirements

Submissions must be created DURING the hackathon and must address the prompt given at the hackathon. 

How to enter

Before being allowed to participate, you must turn in the following forms during registration:

  1. Hackathon Liability Form
  2. Hackathon Rules
  3. Event ticket (optional, but it will make the check-in process go by quicker!)

Judges

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Robert McCoy
Public Safety Commission

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Neha Sahai
Public Safety Commission

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Rajaram Soundararajan
Tech Commission

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Marsali Hancock
Santa Clara County Behavioral Health Services

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Mary Gloner
Project Safety Net

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Jeff Milkes
Recreation and Community Services Director

Judging Criteria

  • Judging Criteria
    Adheres to prompt