Problem Statement
Design a device that improves upon the oxygen delivery pipeline for patients in low-resource clinical settings. This could include the collection, transportation, or administration of high concentration oxygen.

2021 Makeathon Schedule

The following is an outline of the progression of the competition and is subject to change.

Events Bolded and Italicized are MANDATORY

*All times are in Pacific Standard Time

Wednesday, February 10th

  • 9:00 AM Teams are announced

Thursday, February 11th

  • 7:00-8:00 PM Makeathon Committee Office hours

Friday, February 12th

  • 11:59 PM Deadline to fill out Google Form

Wednesday, February 17th

  • 6:45-7:00 PM Check In of team members on Zoom

  • 7:00-7:30 PM Makeathon Kickoff Presentation

  • 7:30-8:15 PM Keynote Speech: Dr. Carla Pugh, M.D., Ph.D., Standford University

  • 8:15-9:00 PM Challenge Reveal, Team Q&A, Maker's Toolkit

Thursday, February 18th

  • 3:45-4:00 PM Check In of team members on Zoom

  • 4:00-5:00 PM Challenge presentation with global health organization

  • 5:00-6:00 PM Brainstorming with team, Q&A with Makeathon Committee

Friday, February 19th

  • 2:00-3:00 PM Technical Office Hours and Makeathon Committee Office Hours

  • 3:00-4:00 PM Technical Office Hours and Makeathon Committee Office Hours

  • 4:00-5:00 PM Technical Office Hours and Makeathon Committee Office Hours

  • 5:00-6:00 PM Entrepreneurship Guest Speaker

Saturday, February 20th

  • 6:00-9:30 AM Teams working on designs

  • 9:30-10:00 AM Check In and Q&A with Makeathon Committee

  • 10:00 AM-12:00 PM Mentors assist in brainstorming and early design/low fidelity prototyping

  • 12:00 PM Lunch Break

  • 1:00-2:00 PM Mentor Availability

  • 3:00 PM CAD and Presentation deadline

  • 3:30-4:30 PM Mentor Presentations

  • 5:00 PM Mentor Feedback

Sunday, February 21st

  • 9:30-10:00 AM Check In and Q&A with Makeathon Committee

  • 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM Mentor Office Hours

  • 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM Design Refinement ( Final Presentation Preparation)

  • 2:00 PM Final Presentation Submission Deadline/ Receive meal gift cards

  • 3:00-5:30 PM Final Presentations

Wednesday, February 24th

  • 4:00-5:00 PM Award Celebration

We had a good year!
Check back next year for more!

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