Hackathon 2021


The Virginia Modeling Analysis & Simulation Center (VMASC), along with the Virginia Small Satellite Data Consortium (VSDC), and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IEEE) Hampton Roads Section, is hosting a free virtual cybersecurity and entrepreneurial-data themed Hackathon from October 23 – 29, 2021. The hackathon, named “The Hackening,” is a community event designed to facilitate hands-on learning and to identify top talent.

During the week-long virtual event, participants will tackle challenges across various cyber disciplines, including data engineering, validation, and security. Participants will receive mentorship from leading experts within the industry and have access to learning resources through online platforms. There will also be award prizes, including the first-place prize of a 3D printer!

Registration for the event will open in October and more information will be coming soon!