OpenWERX Hackathon Prize Challenge

May 12-13, 2017

The 2017 OpenWERX Hackathon was a huge success due to the support from our sponsors and hard working competitors.

 

2017 OpenWERX Hackathon Winners

 Bounty Hunter
1st Place- Virtualitics
2nd Place- Saputro
3rd Place- Waldo
 
Master Maven
1st Place-Daedalus
2nd Place- Virtualitics
3rd Place- Xpert Find
 
Gray Pill
1st Place- 1984
2nd Place- 50 Shades of Gray Pills
3rd Place – Team Smurf

Replay the awards: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0CnHa8S3k68

Winners were announced during the Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC).

Who:

Anyone, anywhere in the world.

What:

USSOCOM sponsored three data science challenges:

Challenge 1: Bounty Hunter.

Submissions: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzoTrfVz-bT6TAh_CMcpDBd18CdypsltJ

Challenge 2: Master Maven.

Submissions: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzoTrfVz-bT5cfc1s-29i4GgMGvsqVWj9

Challenge 3: Grey Pill.

Submissions: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzoTrfVz-bT5rjBIfHrqG4fVE5P0oTIKg

 

Resource Sponsors:

         

When:

Friday

5:00 PM Check In and Socialize (Dinner provided)
6:00 PM Welcome, Challenges Explained, and Team Building
7:00 PM Hack!
10:00 PM Team Status Updates
11:00 PM Optional Lock-in Begins, Doors closed until 7:00 AM

Saturday

7:00 AM Breakfast
10:00 AM Team Status Updates / Pitch Workshop
12:00 PM Lunch
3:00 PM Team Video Production Begin
5:00 PM Team Submissions due
5-6:30 PM Dinner & Judging (Judges review videos, Teams on standby for FAQ)
6:30 PM Closing and Awards

Where:

SOFWERX
1320 E. 9th Ave., Suite 100
Tampa, FL 33605

Why:

Each challenge has the following prizes:

First place: $5,000 

Second place: $3,000

Third place: $1,000

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