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EdHack: An Educational Mobile App Hackathon

April 6 @ 9:00 am 6:00 pm 


The LAB Miami, in collaboration with the Miami Science Museum’s “NEXT Weekend”, will hostEdHack, a hackathon to building educational games and apps for youth.

Come solo or bring your team (no more than 5 per team please!) and help build apps to engage more youth (K-12) in STEM learning. Whether a simple STEM trivia game or a role playing game fighting through math problems in a forest, all games are welcome.

Judges Criteria

  • Feasibility (Completeness, Functional, and Usable)
  • Incorporation of STEM learning
  • Creativity
  • Ability to scale
Hackathon Schedule (some events have different times & locations)
Friday, April 4th, 2014
  • 07:00pm – 09:00pm – Kick-off at the Miami Science Museum (3280 South Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33129); Listen to the Hackathon’s challenges, begin brainstorming, and start building your team!
Saturday, April 5th, 2014
  • 09:00am – 06:00pm – Hackathon at The LAB Miami (400 NW 26th Street, Miami, FL 33127); Storyboard your idea, code your app, take it home with you and prepare your pitch for Sunday. Breakfast and lunch will be served!
Sunday, April 6th, 2014
  • 01:00pm – 02:00pm – Demos & Award Ceremony at the Miami Science Museum (3280 South Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33129); Catch the participants demo their products and vie for the grand prize…



  • 3 months LABrat Plus Membership ($750/person)
  • Incorporation of STEM learning
  • The satisfaction of 1000s of children and parents who will LOVE using your app
  • Special grand prize announced at the Friday Night Kickoff!
Questions? Email info@TheLABMiami.com and put “EdHack” in the subject line.
Big thanks to our sponsors:



April 6, 2014
9:00 am – 6:00 pm
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The LAB Miami


The LAB Miami
400 NW 26th Street, Miami, FL 33127 United States
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