|Hackathon Start||2017-11-24 10:00:00 UTC|
|Hackathon End||2017-11-25 18:00:00 UTC|
|Hackathon Duration||27 hours|
• Date: 11:00 Friday November 24th to 18:00 Saturday November 25th (note that the hackathon will pause at 21:00 on Friday and resume at 08:00 on Saturday).
• Venue: Future Cities Catapult (1 Sekforde Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1R 0BE).
• Teams: 3-5 people (can join as a team or we can allocate team members).
• Participants: Undergraduates, Masters, PhD students registered at UK universities
• Skills: Coders, UX, Analytics, Design, Business, Transport…
• Prizes: £500 per person and business support for winning team; £250 per person for best pitch; £250 per person for best technical execution.
• Support: Each team will be guided by an expert mentor throughout.
• Topics: Better mobility in cities through:
- reducing congestion;
- encouraging better multimodal travel;
- improving the environment (reducing air/noise pollution);
- addressing societal change (population growth, ageing, disability, obesity, underserved regions etc).
There will be free food and drinks provided throughout and all participants will receive a goody bag.