BuiltWorlds Hackathon

Date & Time

Friday, October 19, 2018 at 3:00 pm - Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 4:00 pm


Chicago, IL

We are searching for individuals and teams who think they can solve some of the biggest problems facing the built tech industry.

How It Works

Form Teams of 3-6 hackers form and choose a problem to solve. Hack Each team has close to 36 hours to churn out a prototype solution. Pitch Each team presents their ideas to a panel of judges. Win The winners receive a prize.

It’s a challenge to create or significantly improve any software/hardware that can advance current building processes or practices in the fields of Architecture, Engineering, Construction, or Real Estate.


What is the BuiltWorlds Hackathon?

It’s a weekend-long competitionwhere all-star developers, makers, and built industry experts gather to hack solutions to burning built world problems.


What’s a ‘built world’problem?   

Anything affecting how we build in the world we live in — namely, our cities, buildings, and infrastructure.