COVID HealthHack II Summary
May 15th, 2020 - May 24, 2020
Hack II Milestones
We had over 500 active participants in the second phase of this virtual hack.
+400 from Hack I
Our participants are affiliated with various universities and corporations in the U.S. and abroad, including Columbia University, UC Berkeley, Stevens, Harvard, MIT, Purdue, Cornell, NYU Stern, Stanford, Facebook, Verizon, Jefferies, Mt. Sinai Hospital, Siemens, and many more.
+180 from Hack I
+88 from Hack I
The hack teams were comprised of individuals with varied expertise across computer science, engineering, healthcare, business and more.
+1 from Hack I
We had 6 judges with impressive backgrounds in pharma, digital health, startups, academia, and technology evaluate the COVID HealthHack Il prototypes.
Hack ll Challenge
The focus of Hack II was to build solutions to help people safely return to the new normal. Sub-themes included, but were not limited to, the following: