Join the UCSF virtual three-week hackathon aimed at designing new innovative and technical solutions to the health, medical, and scientific challenges we face due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Join the UCSF virtual three-week hackathon aimed at designing new innovative and technical solutions to health, medical, and scientific challenges we face due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Proposals are now being accepted - let’s get creative and join together!
Teams of scientisits, clinicians, engineers, developers, data scientists, and others will translate ideas into tools that help those in the health sector better understand or mitigate the COVID-19 pandemic. All participants will have the opportunity to select which project they would like to work on after the kickoff event!
All project teams will be able to tap into the Catalyst Program’s broad network of expert industry advisors for advice and insight as the project is developed. Additionally, the most promising projects teams will have the opportunity to present their project at an upcoming LaunchPad Pitch Night to a panel of experts, entrepreneurs, and investors for further development.
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
Marlene Grenon, MD
UCSF Innovation Ventures
Robert Blazej, PhD
Partner, Mission Bay Capital
GVMED, Managing Director
Al Chin, MD
Co-Founder, Pavilion Medical Innovations
Charles Hart, PhD
Director, UCSF Catalyst Program
Innovative / Novel Concept
Degree of Impact
Feasibility / Real World Applicability
- Machine Learning/ AI
- Social Good