Open to students, healthcare professionals, life science industry members, industrial designers, engineers and developers

November 8-10, 2019
Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ
Lawrence T. Babbio, Jr. Center

$10,000 in Cash Prizes!

What Is the HealthTech Hackathon?

The annual Stevens Institute of Technology HealthTech Hackathon is a sprint-like design event in which participants with diverse perspectives — clinicians, students, entrepreneurs, industrial designers, engineers, programmers and healthcare professionals — form teams to collaborate on solutions to pressing problems in healthcare today.

The 2019 event took place over an intense, fun-filled three-day weekend in which participants ideated, iterated and innovated to develop novel solutions to a specific healthcare challenge. The Hackathon culminated in a team pitch competition with cash awards given to the best prototype software or apps.

This Year’s Focus: Patient Empowerment

Participants leveraged promising technologies such as AI, VR/AR, chatbots/NLP, voice assistants, blockchain and wearables to solve critical healthcare challenges that improve the patient experience.

2019 Sponsors

Sponsors for the 2019 HealthTech Hackathon who participated as judges and mentors with recruiting opportunities.


About Quest Diagnostics
Quest Diagnostics empowers people to take action to improve health outcomes. Derived from the world's largest database of clinical lab results, our diagnostic insights reveal new avenues to identify and treat disease, inspire healthy behaviors and improve health care management. Quest annually serves one in three adult Americans and half the physicians and hospitals in the United States, and our 46,000 employees understand that, in the right hands and with the right context, our diagnostic insights can inspire actions that transform lives.

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Stevens Venture Center

Location On Campus

Edwin A. Stevens Hall #403
24 5th Street
Hoboken, NJ 07030

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