Welcome to 7th NDN Hackathon - Virtual Hackathon !!!

We encourage projects that:

  • Directly address NDN research needs,
  • Create new NDN tools or modify existing tools,
  • Create or improve documentation and how-to guides.

Hackathon Awards

First Prize: VR Headset

Modernize ndn-js

Project Lead: Junxiao Shi (NIST)
Project Members: Mheni Merzouki (NIST), Omar Ilias El Mimouni (NIST)

Second Prize: IOT development package

Refactor NDN-RIOT

Project Lead: Zhiyi Zhang
Project Members: Tianyuan Yu, Bo Chen, Weijia Yuan

Third Prize: USB WiFi Adapter

Named Reddit and Interest Buffering

Named Reddit

Project Lead: Ernest McCracken (Memphis)
Project Members: Tianxing Ma (Memphis), Saurab Dulal (Memphis)

Interest Buffering

Project Lead: Tianxiang Li (UCLA)
Project Members: Spyros Mastorakis (UCLA), Xinyu Ma, Klaus Schneider (Arizona)

Hackathon Participation Prize: Wireless Bluetooth Speaker

This is awarded as an appreciation for participating in the Hackathon.


  • Oct 8, 2018: Hackathon date, submission deadline, and acceptance notification confirmed.
  • Oct 13, 2018: Proposal submission deadline extended till Oct 17.
  • Oct 17, 2018: Exciting prizes anounced
  • Oct 18, 2018: Poll to select projects online
  • Nov 14, 2018: Anounced the results and the winners


NDN Consortium