Eligibility: Anyone can participate - individuals, teams and organizations. There are no limits on team size.


  • Must be a smart city project in nature
  • Must be an AR/MR project in nature
  • Strong preference given to animations created in Unity 3D and written in C#
  • Preference given to projects that incorporate the HoloLens or a HoloLens emulator

Rights & Display: You keep any and all intellectual property you bring or build for this challenge. We only ask that winners allow us to use their names in marketing and press about the event.

Prizes & Winner Selection: Winners will be picked by a panel of judges and prize bundles will be awarded at their discretion. 

Resources: We will have some equipment and supplies at the event you can hack on, including about 20 HoloLenses.  Participants are expected to bring their own computers, software and development environments. Read our suggestions about that here: https://holohack.devpost.com/forum_topics/6318-what-to-bring-software-dev-environment-info

New vs. Existing: Both brand new and existing projects are eligible.

Multiple Submissions: Contestants can submit more than one project.

Code of Conduct: We promise to create a safe environment for you. We address every code of conduct violation regardless of severity (severity, after all, is subjective) and we do so in a respectful way to all parties using a transparent process. Please read our Code of Conduct here: http://hackcodeofconduct.org/holohack.