Pictured Above: The University of Maryland’s XFinity Center was the site of Bitcamp, one of the largest hackathons in the region.
This group from VCU simulated fraud detection using cluster analysis! pic.twitter.com/UsB4Z1VcaQ— Bitcamp (@bitcmp) April 9, 2017
Pictured Above: BreachHound, an app created by Paul Hudgins, Courtney Parry, Austin Sarmento, Jonathan Headley, won 2nd Place for Best Use Of Capital One's API - sponsored by Capital One. And Bitcamp tweeted this photo to the world!
Uses past monetary fraud data to map fraud to source locations and gives email notifications if there is a significant correlation.
VCU students: Jonathon Headley, Paul Hudgins, Courtney Parry, and Austin Sarmento
2nd place: Best Use Of Capital One's API - sponsored by Capital One
Pictured Above: FinProp, an app created by Charlie Bradshaw, Stuart Geipel, Chase Greco, Quark Wei and Asa Kaplan, won 2nd Place for Smart Document Analysis (sponsored by FINRA).
Predicts how ethical an adviser is likely to be based on a data set of the influences around him or her.
VCU students: Charlie Bradshaw, Stuart Geipel, Chase Greco, Quark Wei, and Asa Kaplan
2nd place: Smart Document Analysis - sponsored by FINRA
A game that lets you operate a helicopter — and avoid a world of aerial obstacles.
VCU students: Justin Miller and Shonalika Mondal
Motivates you to drink more water with its water-avatar "Droplet," which is happier the more water you drink.
VCU student: Jay Guan (with 3 students from other universities)
1st place: Best iOS App - sponsored by MakeSchool
Puts you in a virtual air traffic control tower to try your hand at landing incoming planes.
VCU student: Bobby Best
VCU students: Micah Parks and Tyler Haden
A suppression system that protects environments from potential security risks associated with Bluetooth.
1st place: Winner of Best Cybersecurity Related Hack - sponsored by OPIS
Pictured Above: VCU’s Bitcamp 2017 participants (Front row, from left: Erika Mack, Courtney Parry, Shonalika Mondal, Austin Sarmento, Quark Wei, Stuart Geipel. Back row, from left: Chase Greco, Bobby Best, Justin Miller, J. Zephyr Headley, Paul Hudgins, Micah Parks, Grant Coppedge, Charles Bradshaw, Asa Kaplan, Tyler Haden, Jay Guan).