The Official Hackathon of Queen's University

QHacks 2019 is back for another year of collaboration, ideation, and creativity! More than 500 students from across North America will come together on February 1st-3rd for a weekend of awesome hacking. Attend workshops, play with hardware, take part in hacker challenges, and meet some new friends while turning your dreams into reality. Out-of-the-box thinkers, creatives, and innovators from all faculties and skill levels are encouraged to apply. We can't wait to see you there!

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Judges

Ali Zahid

Ali Zahid
Ramen Ventures

Nicole Fitzgerald

Nicole Fitzgerald
Microsoft Research

Julie Driver

Julie Driver
ArtefactVR

Susie Pan

Susie Pan
RBC Ventures

Denys Besedynskyy

Denys Besedynskyy
Loopio

David Hariri

David Hariri
Ada

Khalid Karim

Khalid Karim
Uber

Vivek Chachcha

Vivek Chachcha
Google

Layne Lafrance

Layne Lafrance
Cryptokitties & Axiom Zen

Enoch Tam

Enoch Tam
Google

Emma Koza

Emma Koza
Opencare.com & Ladies Learning Code

Andrew Dutton

Andrew Dutton
Tucows

Judging Criteria

  • Creativity
    Application of project in an unexpected/original manner. Project portrays clever use of available resources.
  • Functionality
    Experience of the presentation was complete and well explained. Provided an impressive experience from start to end.
  • Technical Ability
    Used appropriate technical tools and seems to be built in a logical and well-structured manner.
  • Design
    Presentation was polished and well structured. Design is clean and aesthetically pleasing.