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McWiCS is happy to invite you to hack_mcwics, our THIRD annual hackathon!

EVERYONE is welcome 

The event is taking place at MILA, where you’ll have access to everything you need to succeed: unlimited coffee, amazing mentors, great food, workshops, and networking opportunities with our industry sponsors from companies like Google, IBM, Morgan Stanley and more!

Apply here ~ https://hackmcwics.typeform.com/to/yEFpac

Check out our website for more info: http://hackmcwics.ca

Questions? Don't hesitate to reach out at team@mcwics.com

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Prizes

$CAD369 in prizes

Overall winner - JBL Speaker

Runner Up - Google nest mini

Best beginner hack

Best beginner hack - less than 1 year coding experience

Best Sustainability hack

Catallaxy prize

6 month catallaxy internship

Wrnch.ai prize

Judges

Annabelle Gunther

Annabelle Gunther
Catallaxy

Maggie Zhing

Maggie Zhing
Wrnch.ai

Yueru Sun

Yueru Sun
Google

Jing Liu

Jing Liu
Google

Natalie Chiang

Natalie Chiang
Morgan Stanley

John David De Vera

John David De Vera
CAE

Judging Criteria

  • Originality
    How creative is the hack?
  • Functionality
    How well does the hack do what it set out to do?
  • Design
    How is the user experience? How polished/refined is the final project?
  • Usefulness
    Does the hack have a clear and meaningful purpose?
  • Environmental Impact (Sustainability category)