Schedule

All times in EST
All sessions will take place on Zoom. The links for sessions will be shared on Discord 10 minutes prior to the sessions on #event-announcements channel on Discord. If you have not received an invite to join Discord, email us

Friday 11/6
6:00pmOpening CeremonyTechTogether Boston
6:30pmTeam FormationTechTogether
7:00pmTeam FormationTechTogether
7:30pmIntro to Web DesignTechTogether Boston
8:00pmIntro to Git/GitHubShalini Kumar
9:00pmCoding The Future of Tech and WellnessAbigayle Peterson
9:30pmHangout with OrganizersTechTogether Boston
Saturday 11/7
9:00amLiberty Mutual YogaLiberty Mutual
9:00amCollege to CorporateDigital Page
9:30amEtienne Fang: Change Your MindEtienne Fang
9:30amWhat is a Design SprintPega
10:00amTeam FormationTechTogether
10:00amAmazon: AI in 20 MinutesAmazon
10:30amTrivia with ProgressProgress
10:30amIntro to JavascriptTechTogether
11:00amLorena Leonard: TechTalkLorena Leonard
11:00amAmazon: MindfulnessAmazon
12:00pmResume ReviewCareers DeCoded
12:00pmNetworking Session
12:30pmTeam FormationTechTogether
1:00pmAmazon PanelAmazon
2:00pmThe Science behind AlexaAmazon
2:00pmGetting Started with Google Maps PlatformGoogle Cloud
2:00pmThe Science Behind AlexaAmazon
3:00pmOffer NegotiationCareers DeCoded
3:00pmBuild a Cloud-Connected AR/VR App in 15 Minutes or LessEchoAR
4:00pmCapital One Kahoot TriviaCapital One
4:00pmLGBTQ+ MeetupTechTogether Boston
4:00pmCapture the FlagMLH
5:00pmBuilding an AWS-powered Web App with AWS AmplifyAmazon
5:00pmVS Code to Venture CapitalCodeBar
6:00pmLiberty Mutual TriviaLiberty Mutual
6:30pmPega: Think like an UXerPega
7:30pmHow to Apply Personal SWOT Analysis to Your CareerSIDE PRJCT
Sunday 11/8
9:00amCoffee and ConversationsTechTogether Boston
9:30amHow to Introduce your ProjectBostonHacks
10:00amInterview PrepCareers DeCoded
12:00pmProject Submission Deadline
1:00pmJudging Begins
4:00pmClosing Ceremony
15+
CHALLENGES TO CHOOSE FROM
40+
HOURS OF HACKATHON
1,000+
HACKERS
$6,000+
IN PRIZES

Challenges

Winners will be featured on our website after the event.
Submit your solution/project at DevPost
Best UiPath Automation Hack
Prize: UiPath Branded Backpack
Build or add automation to your hack using UiPath! Each winning team member will receive a Limited Edition UiPath Branded Backpack.
Best Sustainability Hack
Prize: Roomba
Develop a solution to improve sustainability within our local communities.
Best Environmental Action Hack
Prize: Apple Watch Series 6
Damage to the Earth is near irreversible. Develop a hack that finds measurable solutions combat the global climate crisis.
Best Community Hack
Prize: Nintendo Switch Lite
Build a solution that improves the sense of community in neighborhood/ workplace.
Best Productivity Hack
Prize: The Art of Doing Science and Engineering Book
Create a project that supports and teaches how to create a sustainable work/life balance.
Best Wellness Hack
Prize: Kindle
Create a solution that helps individuals understand and support others with mental health issues.
Most Courageous Hack
Prize: TechTogether Boston Sticker Pack
This prize is for teams with 3 or more first-time hackers. Our favorite beginner-friendly team will win a TechTogether Boston sticker pack.
Most Open-Minded Attendee
Prize: $15 Amazon Gift Card
This prize is for the attendee that attends the most events during the hackathon. Events include workshops, keynotes, and fun activities.
Best High School Hack
Prize: $25 Amazon Gift Card
The best hack created by a team consisting of all high school students. Winners will each get a $25 Amazon gift card.
Prettiest Hack
Prize: $10 Amazon Gift Card
This prize is for the hack with the best design and UI/UX. Each winning team member will receive a $10 Amazon Gift Card.
Ultimate Fail Hack
Prize: $10 Amazon Gift Card
This prize is for the team who dreamed big and failed hard. Each winning team member will receive a $10 Amazon Giftcard for trying to make the ultimate hack.
Best Hardware Hack
Prize: $20 Amazon Gift Card
Build a project that uses hardware to solve a problem in a unique way. Winners will get $20 Amazon gift cards.
Best Data Hack
Prize: Beats Solo3 Wireless headphones (in RED) per team member (max 4), value $200 each
How did data support the implementation of your solution?
Implementation of the idea (including user experience, AI design, and data integration)
Quality of the idea (including creativity, originality and fit with your target audience)
Potential impact on your target audience.
Best Social Good Hack
Prize: Facebook Portal
For the best hack that aligns with Facebook’s mission of giving people the power to build community and bringing the world closer together, we will award each member of the winning team a Facebook Portal.
Best AR/VR Hack
Prize: Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Alexa
Build the best AR/VR application using echoAR: a 'cherry on top' for participants who compete for the overall prizes but who also decide to incorporate the echoAR platform as part of their projects. If they do, they are also eligible to compete for our sponsored prizes.
Best Financial Hack
Prize: $250 Amazon Gift Cards for each member of the winning team.
Best financial hack!
Wolfram Hack
Prize: a year of Wolfram|One Personal Edition plus a one-year subscription to Wolfram|Alpha Pro
Best use of Wolfram Alpha.
Best Use of Google Cloud - Use any Google Cloud product
Prize: 1st place: Google Cloud branded backpack, water bottle, and trophy (US mailing addresses only)
2nd place: Google Nest Mini(s) (International)
Use any Google Cloud product.
Best Use of Google Cloud - COVID-19 Hackathon Fund
Prize: Select projects may receive an invitation to apply to the Google Cloud COVID-19 hackathon fund awarding up to $5,000 in cloud credits and guidance from Google developers.
COVID-19 Hackathon Fund
Best Overall Hack
Prize: Acceptance to Pinnacle Hackathon
Build a project using skills learned from the hackathon this week! The project that is most resourceful and buildable will receive an all expenses paid trip to San Francisco next year to compete in the Pinnacle Hackathon.

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