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Most Recent UP Initiatives

War on Diabetes Designathon

Create programmes and tools that help people prevent the risk of Type 2 Diabetes through early screening and increased physical activity.

Space Apps Challenge 2017

Tackle challenges faced by NASA Scientists and contribute solutions to the next generation of space technology.

MOE Learning Buildathon

Re-imagine the design of learning resources like games, simulations, and apps, and co-create new resources that promote the joy of learning in students.

Designathon 2017

Use inclusive design to create solutions that enhance the lives of persons with disabilities in Singapore!

Prototype Examples from Past Hackathons

First Prize – Explorer

Explorer is an Artificial Intelligence platform that enables students to explore the world through images and enhance their learning.

First Prize – Explorer

Explorer is an Artificial Intelligence platform that enables students to explore the world through images and enhance their learning.

First Prize – Wheelpower

A wheelchair attachment that easily converts a manual wheelchair into an electric one. The device can handle wheelchair access ramps and brakes easily, thus helping caregivers and preventing injuries.

First Prize – Wheelpower

A wheelchair attachment that easily converts a manual wheelchair into an electric one.

First Place – Wondertax

A 3-step (Upload, Review, Submit) web application that helps SMEs easily transform accounting income to taxable income to tax computation. The system automatically populates tax forms, generate relevant tax adjustments, provide personalised suggestions for tax relief and answer questions by connecting them to IRAS-certified professionals.

First Place – Wondertax

A 3-step web app that helps SMEs easily transform accounting income to taxable income to tax computation.

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