SoftSkills/Techniques that can be used through out this hackathon and even after:

Personal goal setting: Planning to live your life your way
https://www.mindtools.com/page6.html

Critical Thinking:

[C] Critical thinking

The Ladder of Inference
https://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newTMC_91.htm

Starbursting
https://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newCT_91.htm

Root Cause Analysis
https://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newTMC_80.htm

5 Whys
https://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newTMC_5W.htm

Mind Maps
https://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newISS_01.htm