Sigmoid Hacks: Promoting AI & Machine Learning
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Sigmoid Hacks

Machine Learning Doesn't Have to be Just Another Buzz Word, Make it Real with Sigmoid Hacks!

January 15 - 18, 2021 @ Your Computer!

Sigmoid Hacks is a 3 day hackathon. Hackers, programmers, and makers come together to Sigmoid Hacks to create epic Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning projects.

From Hack Club!

Beginners & Advanced Participants Welcome!

Student Led!

Amazing Prizes!


- How much does it cost? πŸ’Έ

Nothing! Registration and attendance are 100% free, swag, & workshops included. We'll even have prizes for the top scoring teams/individuals! And you're online so you never have to leave the comfort of your own home!

- Who can participate? πŸ”­

All students up to university are welcome.

- What can I make? πŸ€–

Anything! Related to ML? Need ideas? Come check out our workshops!

- What if I’m new to ML? πŸ‘Ύ

At SigmoidHacks, complete beginners are not only welcome, but expected! Learn as you go with our intro workshops & mentors.

- Do I need a team? πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘§

Nope! You’ll have an opportunity to meet fellow hackers and make teams of up to 3β€”find some new friends, bring yours, or work alone.

- What should I bring? 🧳

We're online this year! Stay home and remember to use your laptop!

- Who runs this? πŸ‘¨β€πŸ«

We’re independently-organized by high schoolers, sponsored via a nonprofit called Hack Club.


  • General Winners1st place: 40% of prize cash + Guided Tesla Tour and a special plaque! 2nd place: 35% of prize cash + Guided Tesla Tour and a special plaque! 3rd place: 25% of prize cash + Guided Tesla Tour and a special plaque!
  • Best NN From Scratch ProjectSentdex Book (Or $75 Amazon gift card)
  • NA Student Project Hack $75 Amazon Gift Card (Must be in Highschool or Middle School)
  • Most Applicable HackJetson Nano
  • Most Visual ProjectMX Master 3
  • Best Use Of DataAmazon - Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
  • Best Hardware HackJetson Nano


Judges will look over your project and evaluate it based on certain factors, such as impact, design, and utility.

  • Maxim Kuznetsov

    Maxim Kuznetsov Role, Work. he/him/his

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    Name Role, Work. pronouns


SigmoidHacks is primarily run by a few students at Hack Club.

  • John Lins

    John Lins Lead Organizer. Workshop Host he/him/his

  • Eric Zhu

    Eric Zhu Co-Lead Organizer. he/him/his

  • Damian Musk

    Damian Musk Co-Lead Organizer. Workshop Host he/him/his

  • Luke Parkhurst

    Luke Parkhurst Co-Lead Organizer. Workshop Host he/him/his

  • Aditya Rawat

    Aditya Rawat Co-Lead & Web Dev. he/him/his

  • Claire Wnag

    Claire Wang Co-Lead & Designer. she/her/hers

  • Adrian Lobo

    Adrian Lobo Co-Lead Organizer. he/him/his