MIT Policy Hackathon 2019

April 5-7, 2019 • Stata Center, Cambridge, MA

Interested in the future of healthcare? AI & cybersecurity? Energy & climate?

Join us in exploring these pressing challenges, and more, over the course of an exciting weekend at MIT.

The 2019 hackathon has passed and proceedings from the event are available in the link below. If you’re interested in future events, be sure to join the mailing list to stay updated!

We’re excited to share the proceedings from our third event, the 2019 MIT Policy Hackathon. The proceedings contain all the policy papers created by our hackers, plus information about the challenges and event. 

Download the 2019 proceedings here

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Thank you to our sponsors!


We would like to thank the MIT Association of Student Activities' Large Event Fund for their sponsorship, along with many groups both inside and outside MIT. This event would not have been possible without generous support from:

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Past Hackathons


MIT Policy Hackathon + HUBweek [Fall 2018]

The Hackathon and MIT's Institute for Data, Systems, and Society are partnered with HUBweek, a leading ideas festival founded by institutions from the greater Boston area. We're ran a special version of our hackathon focused on HUBweek's theme: "We the Future." Our partnership with the Cities of Boston and Cambridge on challenges that impact communities and citizens in the area.

MIT Policy Hackathon [Spring 2018]

We'd like to thank all of our participants, sponsors, judges, and staff for an amazing first hackathon in April 2018!