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Prizes

$2,600 in prizes

Overall Best Hack 1st Place

The project with the best overall hack in terms of presentation, implementation (frontend and backend), and societal impact.

Overall Best Hack 2nd Place

The project with the second-best overall hack in terms of presentation, implementation (frontend and backend), and societal impact.

Overall Best Hack 3rd Place

The project with the best overall hack in terms of presentation, implementation (frontend and backend), and societal impact.

Best Use of Google Cloud 1st Place

Use one or more Google Cloud products in your hackathon project (Firebase and Maps API count).

1st place prize: Google Cloud branded backpack

Best Use of Google Cloud 2nd Place

Use one or more Google Cloud products in your hackathon project (Firebase and Maps API count).

2nd place prize: Google Cloud Swag Box

Best Real-time Voice-based Emotion Classifier

Design a software component that will in real-time identify the emotions of a customer via voice recognition. The software should gauge the emotion of the customer: whether a customer is satisfied or happy or agitated or angry or frustrated. The thresholds for each emotion should be configurable. The web service can be stubbed out and need not be implemented.

Winners will receive Likewize branded FitBits

Best Crypto Solidity Project 1st Place

Implement Solidity in some way in your project, the team that implements solidity with the best real-life application in crypto wins.

Best Crypto Solidity Project 2nd Place

Implement Solidity in some way in your project, the team that implements solidity with the best real-life application in crypto wins.

Best Crypto Solidity Project 3rd Place

Implement Solidity in some way in your project, team that implements solidity with the best real life application in crypto wins.

MLH Prizes (4)

Misc. MLH challenges that can be found here: https://hack.mlh.io/prizes/

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Requirements

All projects must be built during the hacking period of Oct 30, 12pm CST to Oct 31, 12pm CST. The project should be submitted to this DevPost to be considered!

Judges

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Judging Criteria

  • Challenge Specific

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