hackUST is a 24-hour coding event where programmers, designers, engineers, entrepreneurs come together for 2 days to turn their boldest ideas into reality.
hackUST is open to ALL university students in Hong Kong
As long as you are a university student (UG, PG) or alumni you're welcome to join. Don’t worry that you are not experienced enough - what matters is how fast you can learn and how willing you are to step out of your comfort zone!
We will have three main themes, but there are absolutely no restrictions to limit your imagination, anything has a potential to win - from powerful apps, innovative hardware, to services that make life better.
Don’t worry- we have pre-hackathon activities as well as team forming sessions. Make sure to leave us your email and we will let you know about the schedule of the workshops.
A laptop, a charger, and a super passionate heart. Tip: Bring a sleeping bag to grab comfortable naps during the coding marathon!
This year hackUST is based around 4 main themes.
Your team can choose to make a product that fits into one of these and compete for the prizes
of a combined value of more than 100,000HKD.
If you want to carry out an entirely different idea - simply go for the Creative section!
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