GEt Connected

A GE Healthcare Sponsored Hackathon

Hosted by:
African American Forum (AAF)
Asian Pacific American Forum (APAF)

GE Healthcare is up to code. Are you?

Join us for our 2018 digital technology leadership program recruitment hackathon! 24 hours of coding, one business case, a lot of diversity, fun tech prizes, real world business coding exposure and lots of food. Get to know GE Digital's common tech stack for development while growing your personal skills as a computer engineer. In 24 hours, you and your team will create an app that will improve GE Healthcare's affinity group communication and build a new best practice to be used by thousands of employees. We welcome those who are familiar with the outlined tech stack and have a passion for technology!

General Information

What is it?
- Software event featuring teams from Wisconsin and Chicago Universities
- Each team will be given a business case and 24 hours to develop a complete solution

Who can attend?
We welcome students who are familiar with the identified tech stack to ensure success during the hackathon. Students can be senior high school students or freshman - junior college students graduating no earlier than Spring 2019.

Tech Stack

Amazon Web Services





Presentation Template




  • Skills learned
  • Innovative/Awesomeness Factor
  • How well solution solves the identified issue(s)
  • Functionality/User Experience
  • Presentation Quality/Creativity
  • Viability
  • Feasibility

Registration Time

Now Open


April 6 - April 7, 8 AM - 10 AM

GE Healthcare Research Park

9900 W Innovation Dr, Wauwatosa, WI 53226


Amazon Echo Dot, Microdrone, Raspberry Pi, and more!