Meta Augmented Reality Hackathon in SF March 6th-7th 2015

We’re bringing together Unity developers, hackers, AR enthusiasts, and leading minds in the AR industry - plus uber talented Meta engineers - for a two day hackathon at the gorgeous Wix lounge in San Francisco’s SOMA district.

This event is a grand opportunity to build augmented reality applications using the Meta SDK and to network with the AR community and Meta’s team. You will be able to present your app and possibly win a Meta 1 Developer Kit and a 1 year Unity Pro license! 

The seats are limited so hurry and sign up today!

Register to the Meta Hackathon here

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0ASDIyIRk4

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Prizes

$12,150 in prizes

Meta 1 Developer Kit (3)

3 teams will be selected as winners and will get to take home a Meta 1 Developer Kit and a 1 year Unity Pro License!
The Meta 1 Developer Kit includes:
* Meta 1 see-through AR glasses and Meta SDK software ($667 value)
* 1 Year Unity Pro license ($1,500 value)
* Bundled Unity packages Vectrosity, Coherent UI, Highlighting System ($180 value)
A tour at the Meta HQ and a profile on the Meta blog.

Design Award sponsored by Shapeways

Winner of the design award will receive $100 of Shapeways 3D printing credit and a profile of their 3D design and meta app on the Shapeways blog.

Membership at Wix Developer's Lounge in SF

6 month membership at the Wix Developers Lounge includes free coworking, coffee/tea, breakfast, snacks, lunch workshops, and mentorship from Wix developers.

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

All are welcome!

Judges

Meron Gribetz

Meron Gribetz
Founder and CEO at Meta

Soren Harner

Soren Harner
CPO at Meta

Ashely Gallman Williams

Ashely Gallman Williams
US Community Partnerships Manager at Wix

Upload VR

Upload VR
Co-Founders at UploadVR

Dave Fontenot

Dave Fontenot
Founder at Hackmatch

Tish Shute

Tish Shute
Director of Product Experience at Syntertainment Inc.

Russell Kaplan

Russell Kaplan
Co-Director at TreeHacks

Judging Criteria

  • Technical Difficulty 1-5
  • Polish 1-5
  • Creativity 1-5
  • Utility 1-5