Seattle 5 – April 21-23, 2017

Come join the Seattle VR Hackathon for a weekend of creativity, innovation, and learning! The Hackathon is an opportunity to learn about Virtual Reality and other immersive technologies, to meet new people, and to get hands-on experience with VR design and development. Now in its fifth incarnation, the Seattle VR Hackathon will bring together 200 of best and most enthusiastic VR hackers Seattle has to offer.

The Hackathon will be hosted at the University of Washington’s Center for Education and Research in Construction, a 20,000 square foot facility at Sand Point. For those who have been to past Seattle VR Hackathons, this is the same location as usual.

The event will run over the weekend of April 21-23, 2017, starting 6pm Friday and ending 6pm Sunday.

Prize Categories

  • Passenger Experience for Air Travellers
  • Best of Show
  • Best Visual Design
  • Best Use of Sound
  • Best Visual Design
  • Best Interaction Design
  • Best Use of Narrative
  • Community Project Prize

Judges

Richard Bailey

Founder, Margrave Technologies

Pete Moss

VR/AR/XR Engineer and Co-Founder, Giant Cranium

Lisa Weeks

Brand Engagemancer, Hashbang Games

Kim Voynar

Co-founder and Chief Imaginator, Wondertek Labs

Dave Curry

VP Emerging Trends & Tech, POP

Daryle Conners

Creative Director, Virtual Therapeutics

Sponsors

Viro Media
UW
AT&T
Boeing
HTC Vive
MS Hololens
 
Pluto VR