Prototyping Teams win $12,000 in Prizes at MLBAM Hackathon Organized by NYC Media Lab

Teams imagined the “future of the sports fan experience” with projects ranging from virtual and augmented reality experiences to stat-driven data visualizations.

MLBAM Hackathon Judges with NYC Media Lab. From left to right: Amy Chen, Manager of Partnerships, NYC Media Lab; Alexander Reyna, Creative Director of Games, MLBAM; Debra Anderson, Faculty, Parsons School of Design; Dirk Van Dall, VP, Multimedia Technology Development, MLBAM; Don Vu, VP, Data & Advanced Analytics, MLBAM; Jeremy Braff, Director of Engineering, MLBAM; and Justin Hendrix, Executive Director, NYC Media Lab.

Data Visualization

Grand Prize Winners, Parsons MFADT

Virtual and Augmented Reality

Grand Prize Winners, DellinBetancesWithWolves

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