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ELC Hackathon 2021: Hack4A11y- And the winners are...

Hi ELC Hackathon Community,


Thank you to all the panelists, coaches, judges, sponsors, participants, fans and winners :tada: !

Your participation helped make The ELC Virtual Hackathon 2021: Hack4Ally a global success. The stats:

504 participants

Submitted 90 amazing projects

Collaborated from 37 countries in 17 time zones

Made possible by the support of 31 coaches and 7 partners



What did you think of the hackathon? We want your feedback (15 second survey).


Check out all the amazing project submissions in the ELC 2021 Virtual Hackathon Devpost project gallery and now, drumroll…


+ + + + + + :trophy: The Winners :trophy: + + + + + +

 :first_place_medal: Grand Prize Winner: Memory Box

 :second_place_medal: 2nd Place: Ease

 :third_place_medal: 3rd Place: RepME

Microsoft’s Hack for Mental Health Award: Empathie (iOS)

EPAM Innovation in Accessibility Award: Sme11

Popular Choice: Mobi-Guide

The Estée Lauder Companies Staff Pick: Beauty Assistant AI

Audience Pick (Tie!): Memory Box and Beauty Assistant AI


And the full list of finalists (alphabetical)

+ + + + + + :sports_medal: The Finalists :sports_medal: + + + + + +


 Beauty Assistant AI





Memory Box


Shakes Spear

 Smart Cane Project




We had a blast and look forward to the next ELC Hackathon!

With gratitude,

- The ELC Hackathon Team