SEMO Blue Hack

When?

February 22
8:00-6:00pm

Where?

Catapult Creative House
612 Broadway St.
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

What?

Entrepreneurs from downtown Cape Girardeau have identified a common problem, unique to their situation.  Teams of students will spend a day developing innovative solutions. Teams will present their idea in a pitch format to a team of judges at the end of the day for prizes. Breakfast and lunch provided. The Hackathon will be held at Catapult, allowing teams to collaborate and spread out throughout the day. The pitches will not exceed 5 minutes each with an additional 5 minutes for Q&A.

Register Today!

Students may register as an individual or a team!

Why participate?

Students can gain direct experience pitching solutions to real world problems, network with and improve the local community, and even earn monetary prizes! Students are allowed to register as an individual or a team via the link above!

Prizes:

First Place: $400

Second Place: $300

Third Place: $200

Advisors:

A team of advisers will attend a working lunch with the teams and provide advice according to their field of expertise.

In Partnership With:

IBM
SBDC
Office of Residence Life
Douglas C. Greene Center
Catapult Creative House

Thank You for your Support:

Old Town Cape
Harrison College of Business and Computing
Cape Chamber of Commerce
Downtown Cape Entrepreneurs