Class Basics

SEST-701 - Hacking for Defense™: Solving National Security Issues with the Lean Launchpad


When & Where:

Spring 2018 on Mondays (6:30 - 9:00 PM)


Research Asst:

Syllabus & Application Info

Will be posted here



Admission is granted to teams of 3-5 Georgetown University graduate students, from any school or department and UMD/GMU/GWU/Howard/Catholic graduate engineering students. APPLICATIONS ARE HERE.


Applications are due via email by 12/3 @11:59pm.


Team Interviews:

12/4- 12/5


  • Watch the livestream of each class on Periscope/Twitter @H4DGUSSP and on Facebook Live @Hacking4DefenseGeorgetown
  • Chris & Matt's weekly observations here
  • If you want to create/join a team, sign up on this Google Sheet and attend brown bag lunches/information sessions.
  • To receive updates, please follow us on Twitter @H4DGUSSP.
  • Interested in providing technical advice to a team? Email Chris Taylor or Matt Zais
  • For examples from previous Student Final Presentations: click here
  • To better understand how the process works see the final presentation videos; watch them on video here.