University of Leeds Hackathon

Hackathon Winners

Congratulations to the winners and runners up of the 2018 Leeds Fintech Hackathon!

2018 Hackathon Photo Gallery


Hackathon Photos 2018

See all the photos at The 2018 Hackathon Gallery

The event

The programme
The event takes place over 24 hours starting with a kick-off event on Friday 26th October at University House, University of Leeds.
The prize
The winning teams from each category will be awarded with a £500 Amazon voucher. You may choose to split it among your team members or combine it to buy the latest piece of technology for your next project.
Leading businesses and students will join forces for a 24-hour hackathon, where they will work together to solve technology challenges or develop new tools for clients.
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Our sponsors

This year’s sponsors, including PwC and Yorkshire Building Society,  have representatives present throughout the event. They help us by setting the challenges, judging the teams and presenting the award. Our sponsors will also be providing career mentoring throughout the event – so bring your cv along!


This year's sponors

Last year's event

Last October, staff and students at the University of Leeds competed in our first hackathon. The event was hosted by the School of Computing to celebrate its 60th anniversary.


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