What is it?
Experiment and create applications with the city's unlimited
sets of open data. Partakers are welcome to produce anything they
wish from applications to help people find their way around, to
stay safe, or discover new experiences and everything in
When and Where?
Date: Friday 16th November - Saturday 17th
Time: 18:30 pm - 20:30pm (Friday) | 9:00am -
Venue: MADLAB, 36-40 EDGE STREET, M4 1HN
FutureEverything, Open Data Manchester and Manchester City
Council are looking for experts and innovators to take part in
Manchester Hackathon. The event welcomes hackers, coders and
creative collaborators alike - pretty much anyone who has an
interest in any aspect of creating applications.
This event gives you a chance to make a name for yourself in
digital Manchester. There are also cash prizes to be won for
the best product at the end of the session, including;
Grand Prize - £4,600*
Best Under 21's Creation - £600
Best Visualisation - £600
Best Locative Application - £600
Developer's Prize - £600
Best Solution for an Identified Problem - £600
* £1000 prize & £3,600 development funding
For more details on this event click
here and to book tickets click here.