over 3 years ago

The winners and honorable mentions

Dear Hackers,

Hopefully, you were able to attend the awards ceremony on Friday. You can find a link to the event here. Congratulations to all of you, it was very competitive, with a cluster of top performers.

Here is the full list of honorable mentions and winners:


1st place winner


2nd place winner

COVID-19 Scholarly article Network (CSN) searcher


Honorable Mentions




POCovid Screen

Deep Learning Tool for Diagnosis



It was an honor to work with all of you on this project. Thank you from the entire Lumiata team. We wish you…

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over 3 years ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and we're excited to share the news! Go to the Lumiata COVID-19 Global AI Hackathon gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. Update your portfolio to inform your followers about new projects and get feedback from fellow hackers.


If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.

over 3 years ago

Join our Awards Ceremony to find out who the winners are for our COVID-19 AI Hackathon!

Dear Hackers,

We have arrived at the finish line of this incredible event. We are finalizing the last judging activities tonight, and we will announce our first and second prize winners tomorrow during our award ceremony at 2pm PST.

Come join us to learn about the winners. We will also showcase a few projects that did not win, but deserve an honorable mention given the quality and originality of the projects.

Here is the link to the zoom meeting for the awards ceremony, taking place tomorrow Friday, May 8 at 2pm PT/5p ET:


Here are the final numbers for

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over 3 years ago

Closing submission at 12:00 am PST


You have 2 more hours to post your submissions!! At 12 am PST, we will open up all the submissions for the general public to consume. 

The best of luck!

The Lumiata Team

over 3 years ago

Getting close to the finish line!

Dear Hackers,

We are very close to the day for closing submissions. We will close submissions by EOD Friday, that would be Friday at midnight PST. So far we have 43 submissions, and 550 registrants!

This has really become a truly global hackathon, with people from 119 different cities, distributed across 58 countries!

There are still areas for which we’re not seeing solutions for. Please go back to our questions for ideas. You can find them on the Hackathon page.https://lumiatacovid19.devpost.com/

The best luck,The Lumiata Team

over 3 years ago

Final call for submissions

There are only 3 days left to complete your submission for Lumiata COVID-19 Global AI Hackathon.

over 3 years ago

Videos from Friday's Opening Ceremony and schedule for upcoming Workshops


Dear Hackers,

We had a fantastic kick-off on Friday. Thank you to those of you who have already submitted. We would like to share the recordings of the Opening Ceremony and the Technology partner Workshops.:

Opening Ceremony with comments from Lumiata and Judges

Technology Partner Workshops

Each of our partners are offering an additional 1-hour workshop. Meeting zoom information can be accessed with each partner through Slack channel.

Scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday 21st:

01:30 pm PT Ascend

03:00 pm PT Sigma

04:00 pm PT Rockset

Scheduled for Wednesday, 22nd:

01:30 pm PT Google Cloud

Keep hacking and

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over 3 years ago

Get ready for Kick Off!!

Dear Hackers,

We’re incredibly excited to have you onboard and even more excited about tomorrow’s kick-off webinar (Zoom Meeting ID: 91593942960) starting at 2p ET/5p PT. We’ll share more details about the event, you’ll hear from some of our judges and learn about the cool tech and support our partners are offering you for free as part of the event. 

Some of you have already had great conversations with our partners in their respective Slack channel.

Google Cloud Platform

GCP is providing credits and Slack technical support to the Google hosted data sets and the platform as a whole. 


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over 3 years ago

[Update] Lumiata COVID-19 Global AI Hackathon


Dear Hackers,

First and foremost, welcome and thank you for participating in the Lumiata COVID-19 GlobalAI Hackathon. We are excited to have you join us to address the challenges that have surfaced as a result of this unprecedented global pandemic. 

We’d like to give you an update and guidance on a few areas:

Inspiration and COVID-19 information

The Stanford HAI conference that took place virtually last week has been a source of information and inspiration for many on our team. We wanted to share the full program.



If you have not joined our Slack workspace yet,

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