Sustainable business, smarter living and social good – interested? Join us in London

Zoe RomanoJune 28th, 2013

Hack the hackathon

Next week, we’ll be in London at Hack The Hackathon‘s developer competition to support the teams in experimenting with “smart” devices. After the great hackathon we had during the Arduino Camp in Torino, we’ll move to London for the 48-hour competition addressing an array of possible projects falling loosely into three broad challenge categories: Social Good, Sustainable Business, and Smarter Living.

The event (5th-7th July), hosted by the HUB Westminster in Piccadilly Circus, is:

designed for technical and non-technical innovators, designers, and engineers to build working prototypes, get fed, compete for prizes across different categories, work with expert mentors, meet new people, and scout for teammates to work on new or current projects.

If you are an innovator, designer, coder, information architect, and social media lover passionate about Learning, Exploring, Building, Sharing, and Mastering state-of-the-art technologies in a nurturing and exciting environment where everyone is a winner, then you should take this chance.

You can participate to the event with or without an idea or a project in mind. And don’t worry if you are coming by yourself, without a team already formed. The important thing is to register and arrive on time at the location hosting us for the weekend.

During the 48-hour developer competition, Hack The Hackathon will also host Africa Builds an exploratory information session and open discussion  to identify a core team of like-minded collaborators who want to inspire change among those most affected by and most able to combat the challenges facing the nations of Africa.

Federico Vanzati, one of our Arduino mentors, will be there and happy to meet you and show you all about Arduino. Looking forward to see you in London!

Check all the info and register to the free event here.

 

4 Responses to “Sustainable business, smarter living and social good – interested? Join us in London”

  1. Victor Hugo Fonseca R Says:

    Estamos iniciando nuestro trabajo educativo con Arduino, nos gustaría contar con su ayuda.
    – Para nuestro primer evento en Medellin Colombia en el mes de octubre INEMTECH en la semana técnica de nuestra institución Educativa INEM “José Félix de Restrepo”
    – En la implementación del taller
    – En la metodología de trabajo
    en todo lo que nos puedan colaborar
    agradeciendo su atención

    Victor Hugo Fonseca R
    Profesor de Robótica y Electrónica.

  2. Nick Johnson Says:

    What a shame this overlaps with the Maker Faire.

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