Over 350 students from 8 countries came together for NuevaHacks III!

What was NuevaHacks this year?

A remote, worldwide hackathon where 350 students from 8 countries collaborated together on 100 teams to create innovative products in one-week.

How were we global?

Students from Poland, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, India,

 Bangladesh, China, and the United States participated and collaborated together!


Dan Kan

Co-founder of Cruise Automation

Mada Seghete

Co-founder of Branch

Edward Hartman

Co-founder of LegalZoom

Ari Nazem

Sophmore Class President at Stanford

Aaref Hilaly

Partner at Wing Venture Capital


Jason Green

Founding Partner at Emergence Capital

Mar Hershenson

Founding Partner at PearVC

Best Remote Learning Project: $500


Best Design (no working code needed): $500


Best Pitch (no working code needed): $200


Best Global Collaboration: 4 Amazon Echo Dots


Best Under 12: $75

Best Team: Full year Disney+ Subscription

Best Machine Learning Project: $100

Most Technical: $90


Best 10 Under 10: $100 Roblox Credits


Most Helpful: 4-pack of Tile


Zūm sponsor prize: 12 Google Homes


Kairon sponsor prize: full scholarship to their design thinking Bootcamp



Cliff Weitzman

Founder of Speechify

Dom Sagolla

Co-founder of Archipelo

Usman Rabbani

Managing Director at KKR

Ritu Narayan

Founder of Zūm



Individual Donors

Jason & Ann Green

Paul Holland

Alfred and Rebecca Lin

Marc Tarpenning

David Cowan

2019 recap video...

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"The ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do."

Steve Jobs