Announcing the Winners

  • First Prize ($5,000): SoundGifs by Zach Vander Velden and Yizhe Hu
  • Second Prize ($3,000): Let’s Sublease by Zhicheng Gu, Sean Thrun and Xuan Zhang
  • Third Prize ($2,000): tickets.ai by Adam Converse, Kyle Hagemann and Matt Quinn
  • Wisconsin Idea Prize ($2,000): Kiness by Gabriel Elkind and Kevin Houck
Congratulations to all the teams! Here is a photo with all the teams and judges. See you again next year!
NEST 2016-17

The UW CS NEST Contest Day is here!

The CS NEST Contest Day is on April 7th, 2017; 1240 CS, 8:30 – 4:00PM. The flyer has the details. Here is the high-level overview.

Time Team
8:30 AM – noon Team presentations (open to all)
noon - 1:15 PM Lunch
1:15 PM – 2:30 PM Team presentations (open to all)
2:30 PM – 3:30 AM Judge's Conference (private)
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Awards Ceremony (open to all)

The Prizes

  • First Prize: $5,000
  • Second Prize: $3,000
  • Third Prize: $2,000
  • Wisconsin Idea Prize: $2,000

Our Sponsors

We have an excellent set of judges. They are ... drum roll ... :
Marty Buchheim James Crawford Carl Dvorak
Mark Bakken Greg Robinson Carl Dvorak
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