Hackers may build anything (e.g., web applications, desktop applications, mobile applications, hardware) provided the project: (1) strives to foster civic engagement; or (2) seeks to address an issue of considerable importance to our society.

Projects may not contain anything that is or may be construed as: (1) threatening, harassing, degrading, or hateful; (2) defamatory; (3) fraudulent; of (4) obsence, indecent, or otherwise objectionable. Further, projects may not contain any material that may encourage conduct constituting a criminal offense. 

Additionally, please note that Hack AE is proud to be a Major League Hacking partner event. All participants must abide by the Major League Hacking code of conduct