Superposition II is a 200-person hackathon aimed at middle school, high school, and college females (trans and non-binary inclusive) in the Bay Area of all experience levels and backgrounds.

We are passionate about offering attendees a safe, welcoming, and supportive environment to experiment with technology at any experience level. Additionally, we want to generate a larger interest and help more girls learn and thrive in the technology-related fields.

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Prizes

$7,025 in prizes

Best Middle School Hack

- Google Home Mini (for each member)
- Fujifilm Camera Instax (for each member)
- Hackbright Tour
- Twilio Tour
- Yelp Tour

Best High School Hack

- Google Home Mini (for each member)
- Fujifilm Camera Instax (for each member)
- Hackbright Tour
- Twilio Tour
- Yelp Tour

Best College Hack

- Google Home Mini (for each member)
- Fujifilm Camera Instax (for each member)
- Hackbright Tour
- Twilio Tour
- Yelp Tour

Best Beginner Hack

- Google Chromecast (for each member)
- Bluetooth Earbuds (for each member)
- Hackbright Tour
- Mulesoft Tour

Most Innovative Hack

- Amazon Echo Dot (for each member)
- Tile Mate (for each member)
- Hackbright Tour
- Mulesoft Tour

Best Female Empowerment Hack

- Google Home Mini (for each member)
- "The Future is Female" shirt (for each member)

Best Social Good Hack

- Bluetooth Earbuds (for each member)
- Fire 7 Tablet with Alexa

Most Creative Hack

- 12-Month Creative Cloud Subscription (for each member)
- Hackbright Tour
- Mulesoft Tour

Best Android App

- Google Cardboards (for each member)
- Amazon Echo Dot (for each member)

Best iOS App

- Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote (for each member)
- Pop Socket (for each member)
- JetBrains Tool (for each member)

Best Web App

- Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker (for each member)
- Amazon Echo Dot (for each member)

Best Game

- Drone with HD Camera (for each member)

Best Hardware Hack

- Google Cardboards (for each member)
- Tile Mate (for each member)

Best Use of .tech Domain

- $50 Amazon Gift Cards (for each member)

Best Use of Hasura APIs

- Hasura Swag Package
- 1 year of hosting credits
- $100 Team Amazon Voucher

Best Pitch

- Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker (for each member)
- Fitness Trackers (for each member)

Devpost Achievements

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Eligibility

Anyone who identifies as a female in middle school, high school, and college is welcome. We are inclusive of all non-binary and trans students! Although we do not accept males as attendees, we wholeheartedly welcome all genders to sign up as a mentor, workshop leader, judge, or volunteer!

 

Requirements

Your project must be completely built at this hackathon!

How to enter

To sign-up for this hackathon, visit superposition.tech and complete our attendee registration form. 

Judges

Angela Vuong

Angela Vuong
UserTesting

Denise Videtta

Denise Videtta
Guidewire

Kelly Chen

Kelly Chen
UserTesting

Peipei Yu Pollmann

Peipei Yu Pollmann
Box

Ragini Gupta

Ragini Gupta
Khan Academy

Shriya Nevatia

Shriya Nevatia
Glidr

Vanessa Rafanan

Vanessa Rafanan
UserTesting

Vartika Chaubey

Vartika Chaubey
Box

Rajoshi Ghosh

Rajoshi Ghosh
Hasura

Tanmai Gopal

Tanmai Gopal
Hasura

Jim Kolchin

Jim Kolchin
ReSharp.com

Judging Criteria

  • Presentation
    Based on pitch to judges
  • Aesthetics
    Based on design, UX and UI
  • Usefulness
    Based on practical usage
  • Originality
    Based on originality/creativity
  • Difficulty
    Based on technicality
  • Functionality
    Based on the hack working