Student Innovators Create Solutions to Allergies

Join us at the second annual HackUConn event for a fast-paced 24 hour initiative to push the boundaries of creativity and innovation. Organized and hosted by the UConn Entrepreneurship and Innovation Society, this event will place you in the setting to work with like-minded innovators and mentors to synthesize an idea and develop it into a product over the course of the weekend! Our theme for this year is Allergy Risk: Helping Millions Survive and Thrive.

2017 Results

1st Place


2nd Place


3rd Place


Sponsor Pick


Crowd Favorite


Thank you to all participating teams!

Allergy Aid 911, ZephAir, Cleair, EpiPing, Aller-Wipes, EpiGo, FoodSafe, Abi-Wear, MyEpi, PatchWork, Allergy Allies, EpiQuick, Enough to Disrupt, My Allergy Hub, Team PollenSpotter

What is a Hackathon?

A hackathon is an event that promotes a collaborative effort among teams to innovate and invent. The HackUConn event aims to bring together motivated students, industry sponsors, and experienced mentors to encourage networking, creativity, and problem solving in a fast-paced team-oriented environment.

Student teams will have the opportunity to pitch their ideas to a panel of industry experts at the conclusion of the event. Finalists will get prizes ranging from T-Shirts to Drones!

Learn More About Hackathons

Get Involved

Ready to jump in? Our application for HackUConn 2017 Allergy Risk: Helping Millions Survive and Thrive is open! Apply now to participate and get important updates for the event.