Meet the Winners!

And the winners of the MIT Big Data Hackathon are:

1. The First Place Winners: Team Pogo

2. The Runner-up Teams: Team BigPhotos and Team

3. Indico API Award went to: Team Insomnia

4. Tamr Mentorship Prize went to: Team Pogo and Team Insomnia.

The final projects presented by the teams are posted here.

We congratulate the winners and wish them the best of luck in their future endeavors!

Hackathon Kicks off Today!

Hope everyone is to explore big data in the everyday at the MIT Big Data Hackathon today! We have a great group of speakers and judges, really interesting datasets and generous prizes sponsored by:


Remember participants need no prior experience, you can come with your own ideas and project, find an existing team, or generate new ideas together.

Start Collaborating

Our hackpad will go live morning at Feel free to start collaborating as soon as you have an idea on Friday! You can use the hackpad to pitch & share ideas, find teammates and register your team tomorrow!


Check out our FAQ or contact us at:

What is the Big Data Hackathon?Data_Cloud_Cropped

The Big Data Hackathon is a two-day event bringing together the Boston data community to take a closer look at data that touches our daily lives. Developers, designers, and data enthusiasts of all kinds can collaborate on exciting projects looking at the opportunities around analytics in the information we see every day.

The registration is already open! Register to participate here.

This event is co-sponsored by:


Join us for the Big Data Hack on March 13th!