12 months ago

Winners Announced!

Dear Applicants, 

Thank you so much for participating in this year's 2017 HITLAB World Cup of Voice-Activated Technology in Diabetes! The Winners have been announced. You can find more information about the teams on our website.

GRAND PRIZE: LIGHTHOUSE

RUNNER UP: My Diabetes Coach

THIRD PRIZE: T2D2

FOURTH PRIZE: Palette

FIFTH PRIZE: Proof 

Best, 

The HITLAB Team

 


about 1 year ago

Final call: Submissions close on 10/11!

Just a final shout-out that you have two days remaining in the HITLAB World Cup. Submissions are due October 11, 2017 before 11:45pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city. Finalists will be announced on October 23 at the HITLAB Symposium in Palo Alto.

Questions?

We're here to help. If you have any questions about the hackathon, post on the discussion forum or email support@devpost.com and we'll respond as soon as we can.


about 1 year ago

6 Days left to apply! 160 characters could win you 50K!

There's less than one week left to submit your 160 character idea for a chance to win $50,000! Submit a brief summary of your idea for a voice-activated solution for diabetes. All it takes is one minute. We can't wait to see your ideas! 

Submissions are due October 11, 2017 before 11:45pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

Questions?

We're here to help. If you have any questions about the hackathon, post on the discussion forum or email support@devpost.com and we'll respond as soon as we can. If you have specific questions about the terms and…

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about 1 year ago

One week to go – the deadline is almost here!

There’s only one week left to submit your innovative voice activated diabetes care solution to the HITLAB World Cup. Put the finishing touches on your submission materials and make sure they all meet the competition requirements and rules. Submissions are due October 11, 2017 before 11:45pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

Questions?

We're here to help. If you have any questions about the hackathon, post on the discussion forum or email support@devpost.com and we'll respond as soon as we can.


about 1 year ago

Two weeks to go – submit early!

There are two weeks left to submit your voice-activated diabetes care solution to the HITLAB World Cup.

Submissions are due October 11, 2017 before 11:45pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

If you haven't started a submission yet, please do so now. (We’ll walk you through our submission form process if you need help.)  And if you've just recently joined the challenge, explore the quick-start guide.

Submission checklist

Before you say "ship it!", make sure you run through this list:

  • Are you submitting a voice activated technology solution that improves the care and…

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about 1 year ago

Three weeks left! Start your submission

There are three weeks remaining in the HITLAB World Cup! Submissions are due October 11 before 11:45pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

Start your submission now

Starting a submission is a good way to make sure that your project meets the requirements. There’s nothing worse than getting to the deadline, only to realize that you’re missing a key component. Remember: once you submit a project, you can keep editing it as needed at any time prior to the submission deadline. Need a primer on how the submission form works? Head over to…

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about 1 year ago

One Idea, One Minute to Apply, and the Chance to Win $50,000!

Do you have a free minute or two this weekend? We've changed our application. Now, all you need to do is submit a Tweet-sized description of your best voice-activated technology in diabetes idea (no prototype or business plan necessary) for a chance to win $50,000 and an opportunity to bring you (or your team) one step closer to bringing your idea to life! 

Take a Minute. Apply Now. Be Brilliant.

Questions?

We're here to help. If you have any questions about the hackathon, post on the discussion forum or email support@devpost.com and we'll respond as soon as we can.

To reach…

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about 1 year ago

Tips for a great submission video and pitch summary

A submission video and a pitch summary, though not required, can go a long way in effectively demonstrating how your solution meets the competition criteria. Not only will they help the judges to review your solution, they could help you to fully think through your idea.

Here are some tips for creating a successful submission video:

  • Provide a clear and concise explanation of what your solution is and does. First, briefly introduce the team members, then show your solution’s functionality and features. Explain what it does to help the judges understand and appreciate your design. (Here are a

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about 1 year ago

Quick-start guide

Thanks for joining the HITLAB World Cup! You're officially registered now, and we’ll be sending you regular updates throughout the competition.

Here’s how to get prepared for your diabetes care solution to be considered as a finalist for the HITLAB Innovators Summit in New York City. Submissions are due October 11, 2017 at 11:45pm ET.

  1. Refine your idea and do research. Conduct user research and think about which technologies you will use to build your solution.
  2. Get a head start on your submission. Fill out the basic fields on the application form and familiarize yourself with the submission requirements. This…

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