Toronto's Largest Summer Hackathon

On August 24th, join us for the most lit weekend hackathon of the summer at Top Hat HQ (151 Bloor St W, Suite 200, Toronto)! We will be bringing you the hottest event to dive into splashing ideas, chill with the brightest tech minds of Toronto, and connect with top companies from across North America.  

Come code, network, grab a bite, and end off your summer the best way possible: at Hack the 6ix. 

For general questions or email us at hello@hackthe6ix.com.

*Disclaimer: By attending this event, you, the participant, give full release and creative use of all pictures and videos taken by Hack The 6ix throughout the duration of the event to Hack The 6ix. You accept and acknowledge that all media may be posted via social media and public channels.*

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Eligibility

Hack the 6ix is open to individuals invited by the organizers to participate as a result of the invitation or selection process. Participation in the Hackathon constitutes Participant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”). The term “you” refers to you, the “Participant”. Failure to abide by the regulations outlined or the associated rules may render the participant ineligible to participate or win “prizes”.

Requirements

TECHNICAL COMPLEXITY (25% Weighting)
Technical complexity, number of API uses, depth of API use, and other incorporated technologies/hardware. 

DESIGN (25% Weighting)
User experience, intuitiveness, ease of use, and generally how good your project looks.

BUSINESS PRACTICALITY (25% Weighting)
Your project’s real business applications, can the POC be expanded to create a real, marketable product to consumers.

CREATIVITY (25% Weighting)
How unique and original your project is.

How to enter

Entries will be submitted via Devpost before the announced closing time. 

Judges

Jacob Lee

Jacob Lee
Stdlib - Co-Founder

Keith Horwood

Keith Horwood
Stdlib - CEO

Gabrielle Singh Cadieux

Gabrielle Singh Cadieux
TopHat - Full Stack Developer

Adam Lazzarato

Adam Lazzarato
TopHat - DevOps Engineer

Rakshit Shukla

Rakshit Shukla
TopHat - Lead Developer

Michaela Kim

Michaela Kim
Deloitte Digital - Business Technology Analyst

Deborah Washburn

Deborah Washburn
Digital Boundary Group - Director, External Security Services

Lesley Hanley

Lesley Hanley
Informatica

Hasan Murtaza

Hasan Murtaza
Intel

Moody Abdul

Moody Abdul
Scotiabank

Camilla Tabis

Camilla Tabis
Vena Solutions - Developer

Sheri Soliman

Sheri Soliman
Vena Solutions - Developer

Daniel Gutkin

Daniel Gutkin
Oliver Wyman - Management Consultant

Jaxson Khan

Jaxson Khan
Nudge.ai - Head of Marketing

Kyle Collier

Kyle Collier
Phaze - CEO

Ross Barclay

Ross Barclay
Wealthsimple

Judging Criteria

  • Technical Complexity
    25% Weighting Technical complexity, number of API uses, depth of API use, and other incorporated technologies/hardware. 
  • Design
    25% Weighting User experience, intuitiveness, ease of use, and generally how good your project looks.
  • Business Practicality
    25% Weighting Your project’s real business applications, can the POC be expanded to create a real, marketable product to consumers.
  • Creativity
    25% Weighting How unique and original your project is.