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Hack@CEWIT 2019: Robotics, IoT, Machine Learning, Big Data & Health Care


*Thank you to all of our hackers, sponsors, judges, mentors and volunteers for a successful event. We hope to see everyone again next year!

   

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February 15-17, 2019 | CEWIT 

The Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT) hosts the on-campus, interdisciplinary student hackathon bringing over 150 regional hackers, $40K in industry sponsorship commitments, and over 25 hands-on tech talks and workshops together for a two-day technical challenge awarding over $5K in prizes to the most innovative, most ambitious, most original, most health-conscious, and most industry-applicable tech projects  — at Stony Brook University. 

The two-day hack over President’s Day Weekend is designed in conjunction with our core industry partners, sponsors, and member entrepreneurs to select scenarios that will have a direct, real-world application to their product portfolios. All students must pre-register in advance. There will be no walk-ins allowed the day of the hackathon.

View the Hack@CEWIT 2019 Video!

 

See the 2019 Winners!

 

Hacker Rules

 

A Major League Hacking Event


Major League Hacking (MLH) is the official student hackathon league. Each year, we power over 200 weekend-long invention competitions that inspire innovation, cultivate communities and teach computer science skills to more than 65,000 students around the world. MLH is an engaged and passionate maker community, consisting of the next generation of technology leaders and entrepreneurs.

Interested in participating in Hack@CEWIT, sponsoring the 2019 event, or have a questions for our team? Contact us at 631-216-7000, hack@cewit.org  

WHO

The New York State Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT) at Stony Brook University with Major League Hacking

WHAT

Hack@CEWIT is CEWIT's interdisciplinary student hackathon, focusing on industry-relevant technical challenges to advance enterprising, student-powered solutions

WHEN

43-hour weekend event kicking off National Engineer's Week and  President's Day Weekend, Friday, February 15 to Sunday, February 17, 2019

WHERE

CEWIT's 100,000 s.f. next generation research and educational facility at Stony Brook University

Hackathon?

A hackathon is a design sprint-like event in which teams come together to  utilize technology to transform ideas into reality


HACK@CEWIT      FEBRUARY 16-18, 2018

 Hack@CEWIT Sponsors

ULC RoboticsULC Robotics helps gas and electric utilities, and the broader energy industry confront the increasing need to repair and maintain their pipelines and infrastructure while causing less disruption to the public, reducing the greenhouse gas emissions and reducing costs by developing and deploying innovative robotic repair systems, advanced inspection systems, no-dig process improvements and new tooling.

ULC Robotics

ULC Robotics helps gas and electric utilities, and the broader energy industry confront the increasing need to repair and maintain their pipelines and infrastructure while causing less disruption to the public, reducing the greenhouse gas emissions and reducing costs by developing and deploying innovative robotic repair systems, advanced inspection systems, no-dig process improvements and new tooling.

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SoftheonSoftheon delivers cloud-based solutions that create a retail-like, user-friendly experience and provide personalized communication and real-time support to boost member engagement. We build and manage quality, cost effective, and configurable software that supports health plans and states with enrollment, member billing, and reporting for over 3.2 million Americans.

Softheon

Softheon delivers cloud-based solutions that create a retail-like, user-friendly experience and provide personalized communication and real-time support to boost member engagement. We build and manage quality, cost effective, and configurable software that supports health plans and states with enrollment, member billing, and reporting for over 3.2 million Americans.

SoftheonSoftheon delivers cloud-based solutions that cr... Learn More
Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT)CEWIT is a government-industry-academic partnership leading the next wave of the wireless and information technology revolution. The Center conducts world-class interdisciplinary research in the emerging critical technologies, fosters new enterprise development, addresses the technology worker shortage and has superior experience handling the needs of industry. 

Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT)

CEWIT is a government-industry-academic partnership leading the next wave of the wireless and information technology revolution. The Center conducts world-class interdisciplinary research in the emerging critical technologies, fosters new enterprise development, addresses the technology worker shortage and has superior experience handling the needs of industry.

 

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 Zebra TechnologiesZebra empowers those on the front line in retail, healthcare, transportation and logistics, manufacturing and other industries to achieve a performance edge - an edge that translates to delighted customers, good patient outcomes and superior business results. 

  Zebra Technologies

Zebra empowers those on the front line in retail, healthcare, transportation and logistics, manufacturing and other industries to achieve a performance edge - an edge that translates to delighted customers, good patient outcomes and superior business results.  

 Zebra TechnologiesZebra empowers those on the front li... Learn More
Major League Hacking (MLH) Major League Hacking (MLH) is the official student hackathon league. Each year, we power over 200 weekend-long invention competitions that inspire innovation, cultivate communities and teach computer science skills to more than 65,000 students around the world. MLH is an engaged and passionate maker community, consisting of the next generation of technology leaders and entrepreneurs.

Major League Hacking (MLH) 

Major League Hacking (MLH) is the official student hackathon league. Each year, we power over 200 weekend-long invention competitions that inspire innovation, cultivate communities and teach computer science skills to more than 65,000 students around the world. MLH is an engaged and passionate maker community, consisting of the next generation of technology leaders and entrepreneurs.

Major League Hacking (MLH) Major League Hacking (MLH) i... Learn More
Applied DNA SciencesApplied DNA Sciences provides molecular-based security and authentication solutions that help protect products, brands, entire supply chains, governments and consumers from theft, counterfeiting, fraud and diversion.

Applied DNA Sciences

Applied DNA Sciences provides molecular-based security and authentication solutions that help protect products, brands, entire supply chains, governments and consumers from theft, counterfeiting, fraud and diversion.

Applied DNA SciencesApplied DNA Sciences provides molec... Learn More
Henry Schein, Inc.Henry Schein, Inc. is a solutions company for health care professionals powered by a network of people and technology. They are the world's largest provider of Business, Clincial, Technology and Supply Chain solutions to enhance the effcienct of office-based dental, animal health, and medical practitioners.

Henry Schein, Inc.

Henry Schein, Inc. is a solutions company for health care professionals powered by a network of people and technology. They are the world's largest provider of Business, Clincial, Technology and Supply Chain solutions to enhance the effcienct of office-based dental, animal health, and medical practitioners.

Henry Schein, Inc.Henry Schein, Inc. is a solutions com... Learn More
IntelibsSince 2008 Intelibs has been providing unique and specialized WiFi, 3G and 4G solutions to major institutions, companies and industries. From survey, concept and deployment Distributed Antenna Systems compatible with all U.S. carriers, Intelibs solves wireless communication obstacles.

Intelibs

Since 2008 Intelibs  has been providing unique and specialized WiFi, 3G and 4G solutions to major institutions, companies and industries. From survey, concept and deployment Distributed Antenna Systems compatible with all U.S. carriers,   Intelibs  solves wireless communication obstacles.

IntelibsSince 2008 Intelibs has been providing unique a... Learn More
ViacomViacom is home to the leading portfolio of global, multi-platform entertainment brands. Through television, film, digital content, live events, merchandise, studio production and more, we connect with billions of people in nearly every country in the world.

Viacom

Viacom is home to the leading portfolio of global, multi-platform entertainment brands. Through television, film, digital content, live events, merchandise, studio production and more, we connect with billions of people in nearly every country in the world.

ViacomViacom is home to the leading portfolio of global... Learn More

 

The Program

What to Expect 

Hack@CEWIT will feature an interactive speaker series, hands-on, deep dive workshops, industry hacker guru program, games, activities, multimedia experiences, and specialized opportunities for recruitment in CEWIT’s 100,000 s.f. next generation research and education facility at Stony Brook University. 

Hackers will be given the opportunity to innovate directly from the APIs of CEWIT industry partners and Hack@CEWIT sponors, as well as listen in on deep dive workshops and tech talks that discuss all aspects of the software and hardware that is available for the duration of the Hack@CEWIT (and for future projects).  

Code of Conduct Building Map

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Deep Dive Workshops & Tech Talks

Over 25 tech talks and deep-dive workshops introduce a range of new technologies and possibilities to hackers. Hack@CEWIT features both tech and entrepreneurial-focused sessions as well as zero-to-hero tracks on available software and hardware to kick things off. 

2019 Workshops and Tech Talks

 

 

Hardware List

 

 

Top Prizes, Games & Fun

See The 2018 Final Projects

 

 

Connect on the 2019 DEVPOST Page

 

Robotics Challenge

 

The Players

Hackers

Both graduate and undergraduate students are welcome to particpate in Hack@CEWIT. Max 4 per team.

Learn new skills and connect with companies both small and large looking to recruit their next generation of talent, all while collaborating with new peers on market-disrupting, real-world applications.    

Arduino Tutorial

 

Raspberry Pi Tutorial 1 Raspberry Pi Tutorial 2 Raspberry Tutorial 3

 

Home Automation Video Raspberry Pi Video Raspberry Pi Video 2

Sponsors & Hacker Gurus

Hack@CEWIT is  designed in conjunction with our core industry partners, sponsors, and member entrepreneurs to select scenarios that will have a direct, real-world application to their product portfolios, providing students the opportunity to work on industry-relevant solutions and encouraging relationships with companies in the STEM fields.

Last year, Hack@CEWIT brought in over $40K in industry sponsorship and included a 40+ hacker guru crew of technical experts, engineers, and business mentors on-site assisting with student projects, leading workshops and tech talks, teaching new software programs, and demoing hardware.

Partner With Us 

Leverage student brainpower to build a quick and effective prototype of a new product, explore unique and cutting-edge interpretations of pre-existing technology and drive targeted, company-specific innovations in IoT and security.

Partner

 

150

student hackers

 

$40K+

in industry sponsorships

25

tech talks & deep dive workshops

$5K+

in cash & swag prizes

We Would Like To Thank The Following Groups For Their Particpation And Support

            MTRC sbcs SoMAS GCP   SB Robotics     WICS SPD   CEWIT Robotics

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