EdTech Hackathon - Mobile Apps for the Classroom

  • 05:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  • General
  • £20-25
  • London

Do you want to have a big impact on EdTech? If you are a teacher, developer or designer with a great idea for an app or just looking to turn a great idea into reality, this is the weekend event of the year for you! a weekend hackathon at London's Google Campus, to create the next generation of mobile apps for the classroom, apps that can have a real impact on learning, plus the opportunity to meet and network with some of the key people in the London EdTech community.

Programme:

Friday 27th November

  • 5.30pm Arrival
  • 6pm Presentation from Charles Wiles, CEO at Zzish
  • 6.30pm Two minute pitches from attendees
  • 7pm Networking and team forming

Saturday 28th November

  • 9am Breakfast
  • 12.30pm Lunch
  • 6.30pm Dinner

Sunday 29th November

  • 9am Breakfast
  • 12.30pm Lunch
  • 4.30pm Five minute presentations
  • 5.30pm Judging and awards
  • 6pm Finish

Prizes

  • First prize is £5,000 of development effort from Zzish to turn the best application that plugs into the Zzish Learning Hub into a product-ready app. Zzish will also promote the app to their network of 2,000 schools in 60 countries.
  • An interview with Emerge Education
  • Mentoring, advice and a free review on the Educational App Store, worth £300
  • A two-hour training session on digital pedagogy and introduction to instructional design with EltJam
  • A meeting with Chris Huey, leading investor in UK EdTech ventures, to advise on your business model and investor pitch
  • Mentoring and advice from Ravi Patel, product manager at ARBOR Education
  • Mentoring and advice from Oxford University Press
  • Mentorship from Teach First
  • Mentoring and advice from Edfuse
  • Plus many more prizes to come!

To register for this event, visit the Eventbrite page.