hackBCA II is one of the biggest high school hackathons in the nation! Learn about coding or exciting new technologies that you can use.

hackBCA II is a high school hackathon at the Bergen County Academies high school in Hackensack, NJ. Come to learn how to code or about exciting new technologies that companies are unveiling. For more information, visit our website at http://www.hackbca.com

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Judges

Alex Iskold

Alex Iskold
Managing Director at Techstars NYC

Amanda Pouchot

Amanda Pouchot
Co-Founder of Levo League and Together10

Chris Castiglione

Chris Castiglione
Co-Founder and Head of Content at One Month

Eliot Horowitz

Eliot Horowitz
Cofounder of MongoDB

Laurie Stach

Laurie Stach
Program Manager of High School Education, Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship

Judging Criteria

  • Difficulty
    Coding ain't always easy. Make sure to look at the effort the team put into the project
  • Creativity
    Is the hack original? The team's project is a new and different or they've reinvented an old idea and given it a new perspective.
  • Usefulness
    Is this hack going to be helpful? Does it have purpose? Will it have a positive impact on anything?
  • Polish
    Aesthetics and user interaction.