Create a solution, build an app or incorporate the Cimpress Open Fulfillment API in any way to solve a pain point for the mass customization market or for your existing customers.


Description: Mass customization is the ability to produce small, customized orders of physical products with the reliability, quality and affordability of traditional mass production. It’s what makes customization possible for everyone, enabling individuals and businesses to create, decorate, personalize and design their own products and buy those products affordably, in the small quantities they want – often just one.

Challenge Type

On-Site Hackathon


Prize Value: $1,400
Prize: Original Prusa i3 MK2 3D Printer Kit
*Up to 2 per team

Projects solving this challenge


A integrated and efficient personal business assistant for managing operations and other business processes. The tech stack was built with Sony Future Lab Program N, Cimpress business services, and the Flock platform.


Seeget is an application that allows you to try clothing with AR. Users are able to customize clothing with logos and text and try it on the spot. We are using Cimpress Open Fulfillment API for the customization of the logo. We want to include haptics functionality in the future. For more, we welcome you to come by.


OpenTour is an user generated content and e-commerce tour platform for immersive devices such as the Sony N. Community users can create unique and interesting self guided tours for the rest of the community while receiving incentives. N users can instantly get more information and even learn cool facts about their location when they enter it. Users can take their photo and order t-shirts/mugs/etc all through voice command. The original user that generated the content will get a sale commission.


EPIC is a product discovery engine and ecommerce platform powered by the real user's face. We use realtime computer vision to analyze 68 feature points of the user's face to determine the eyewear, earrings, hats, and cosmetics that best fit a user. In addition, we can also help the user preview customizable products they'll create. Users can also socially share different looks to further discover EPIC styles. NetApp OnTap is used for global scalability for cloning data stores via pointers.


Wearable Button to communicate over Infrared, sharing contact information at tech conferences and hackathons!


An app for companies to onboard new employees

Organizations hosting challenge

Button App

Application sharing contact info through Infared wearables for tech conferences and hackathons!

Events specific to challenge

DeveloperWeek 2017 Hackathon

The DeveloperWeek Hackathon invites 600+ hackers to compete for $100,000+ in products and services at the official kick-off to DeveloperWeek!