Solve community problems in WNY by partnering your team wtih a direct partner professional developer to learn and create projects of the highest caliber!

Hosted by Wegmans Food Markets, the Flower City Pro-Am Hackathon is a 24-hour event that connects you with IT professionals from companies like Microsoft, Paychex and M&T Bank.


Showcase your skills in computer science, creativity, entrepreneurship, teamwork and ingenuity.


Work in a team of 3 or 4 alongside a professional mentor who will guide you throughout the competition. How will your team use technology to solve a community problem?


This is networking at your fingertips. Connect with local employers and learn about the opportunities upstate New York has to offer you when you graduate.


And did we mention all the great food, entertainment, swag and surprises?

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Students must be 18+ and enrolled at an accredited university.  You may sign up as a team of 3-4 or individually and you will be added to a team before the event.


A qualified panel of expert judges

A qualified panel of expert judges

Judging Criteria

  • TBD


  • Social Good