April 2019 Hackathon Recap

by Craig Cannon4/18/2019

Last weekend we hosted a hackathon for 250 people who made over 70 projects.

We were joined by judges Kat Manalac, Geoff Ralston, Eric Migicovsky, Diana Hu, Daryna Kulya, Mahyar Raissi, and Faris Masad.

Two teams won a YC interview and office hours:
MannaGer – An AI smart manager for retail stores – Behzad Haghgoo, Joel Lee, Ying Hang Seah, and Vivian Yang
Defy – A decentralized finance app that gives people access to high-yield savings accounts – Evgeny Yurtaev, Alexey Bashlykov, and Vadim Koleoshkin

Two teams won office hours:
Hardware Analytics – Battery and power monitoring with custom realtime dashboards – Karthik Kadirvel and Sam Monga
NumberSeven.ai – Discover and use ML models without needing to code – Abubakar Abid, Ali Abid, Ali Abdalla, and Dawood Khan

Thanks to everyone that participated. Below are some photos from the finals. We hope to see you at another hackathon!


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