Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to know how to hack?
No. Think of this as a “think tank” or “idea sprint.”
Do I have to create the technology overnight?
No. This is a “demonstration in principle,” meaning you do not have to create something tangible. You just need to present your solution: a potential tool or idea that could make a difference.
What do I bring?
This is a hands-on, grassroots event. Bring your laptops, mobile phones, or whatever inspires you. Above all, bring your energy and your brain! Refreshments will be provided to everyone participating in the event.
Are there prizes?


1st place: $4,000

2nd place: $1,500

Will there be food?
Yes! There will be food provided for the entire event: breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.
What apps already exist that fight human trafficking?

Check out the following apps that fight human trafficking!

  • Redlight Traffic
  • The Stop App
  • Lifeboat ACT Game
  • TraffickCam
  • Free2Work
  • Slavery Footprint
  • BAN Human Trafficking App
  • Child Trafficking Awareness
  • Freedom!
  • Human Trafficking Toolkit
  • Truckers Against Trafficking
  • Engage Together
  • ALOVE Cut It Out

For more information on the above apps, visit: