10.4.2019 at 5:30PM - 10.6.2019 at 5:00PM


Roosevelt University 620 N Lasalle Street Chicago, IL 60654

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Come hack with us.

Hackathon is our most prominent competition where all-star developers, makers, and built industry experts gather for a weekend to hack solutions to anything affecting the built world around us—cities, buildings, and infrastructure.

How it works:

FORM teams of 3-6 hackers
HACK out a prototype solution in roughly 36 hours.
PITCH your ideas to a panel of judges.
WIN a cash prize if your team gets first place.


Software Challenge

Teams will compete to create the best software solution to a built industry problem. If you’re a developer or want to participate on a dev team for the weekend, this track is for you.

A weekend of boundless R&D for your company

The BuiltWorlds Hackathon is not only for hackers. BuiltWorlds Members can also get involved and create a winning opportunity for their company.

Join the Hackathon, work alongside our hackers, and discover innovative solutions to your business-critical challenges. Take control of one of the challenges for a weekend of unlimited R&D.  Recruit your next rock star talent from amidst our competitors. Test drive your newest software and products for some of the industry’s most innovative minds.

Email partnerships@builtworlds.com to learn more!

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