HackDFW digit7
The three day HackDFW event was held at the Cityplace Tower in Dallas on the 23rd to 25th September 2022 and was powered by the Dallas Regional Chamber and talent attraction arm – Say Yes to Dallas.


The 2022 HackDFW sponsor list included Digit7, Google, McKesson, CarMax, PepsiCo, State Farm, Lockheed Martin, Children’s Health, USAA, Goldman Sachs, and others. The 3-Day HackDFW Event attracted more than 700 participants and generated a flood of tech talent and aspiring technologists, that worked with the sponsor teams, The Digit 7 Workshop Session was steered by Chithrai Mani on the applications of the various products and platforms including to D-Grab, Knapcart, TagSquare, DigitShelves and GlideRobo.


From over 100 participating teams for the Challenger Statement, 11 Shortlisted Teams presented to the Digit7 Panel of Judges that included Chithrai Mani, Hemanth Kumar, John Mendez, Tirthankar Das, and Shivaprakash Nagaraj.
HackDFW event photo
Among the 11 Finalists, the Team ‘MEZ’ won the Challenger Award for the most innovative solution developed in less than 72 hours (Evaluated for Use of Technology, Functionality, Design & Usability, Scalability, Potential Impact, and Creativity).