The Women in Computer Science (WiCS), School of Computing and Information, and the Big Idea Center are delighted to bring you She Innovates, Pitt's only all-women hackathon.

February 5-7, 2021
Register using the form on this page.

She Innovates will begin on February 5 at 6:00 P.M. with our Kick-off via Zoom.

On February 7 there is a closing ceremony from 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. on Zoom.

  • Hackathon project tracks:
    • Health and Medicine
    • Student Life
    • Beginner
    • Smart Cities/Urban Planning
    • Education
    • Gaming

The hackathon is for all female students - undergraduates and graduates - in the Greater Pittsburgh area with or without a computer science background. All experience levels are encouraged to register. Come for a weekend filled with hacking, technical talks, mentorship, and fun!

If you are without a team or hacking experience, don't stress! The She Innovates kick-off party will feature team formation, idea pitching, and a Q&A session for first-time hackers. You can also find a team ahead of time using Pitt's TeamFinder. We will even have mentors on site to help guide you through the hacking process.

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