With a chance to be in the heart of the action at this year’s London Tech Week, the winners will have the opportunity to present their project on the main stage of the headline event, TechXLR8. Don’t forget, HackXLR8 provides maximum exposure to the 15,000 visitors expected to be in attendance—so everyone’s a winner!
Exclusive technology from our soon to be revealed partnerships will provide developers and startups with direct access to the future of smart technology.
Come and see how developments in science and technology transform connected devices, rethink the way we travel with safer and more sustainable transportation, and positively impact our environment.
HackXLR8 is back!
Don’t miss out on being part of the action!
Hack in the heart of London Tech Week
HackXLR8 is back for a second year in the middle of London Tech Week once again, at ExCel London!
After a really successful event last year, HackXLR8 returns with another two-day hackathon focusing on three themes: Internet of Things (IoT), Smart Mobility and GreenTech.
WHO CAN JOIN?
We already have 150 registrants securing their place at this years HackXLR8.
Hack in the City - London Tech Week
Network and collaborate with Designers,
Startups and Developers to create your Team
Register now to secure your's!
London Tech Week’s Headline Event
London Tech Week 2017 marked the emergence of London's newest—and biggest— technology expo. TechXLR8 is a festival of technology taking you on a journey between networks, tech and consumer services.
TechXLR8 brings together the converging tech industries by showcasing 8 leading technology events: 5G World, IoT World Europe, Cloud & DevOps World, Digital CX World, AR & VR World, Smart Transportation & Mobility, Blockchain 360 and Project Kairos.
Check out last year’s highlights in the video below.
Fab de Liberali
Programme Worth: £5000*
Digi.me’s ethos is to create positive impact through people and technology. We’re looking to champion rising stars and to drive future innovation in tech. If that sounds like you and your ideas, then get in touch and find out about our exciting tech careers and internship opportunities.
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Digi.me takes care of the hardest parts of normalising data from tons of sources – while providing industry-leading privacy, security and permission management. All you have to do is start innovating – and give users a good reason to share their data with you! Digi.me doesn't see, hold or touch user data.
Digi.me lets you do amazing things with your personal data without compromising your privacy or security.
Your life, your terms.
Build a cool innovative app using digi.me’s CA platform with a focus on social, financial, health and wearables data as digi.me makes private sharing real! Develop an innovative solution that solves a critical challenge in IoT, green tech or smart mobility.
The Digi.me Developer Incubation/Growth Programme
Green Tech Challenge
A powerful tool in research and development digi.me CA can also aid social good and sustainability. You could reward populations for recycling, energy saving, or create a food waste recycling or reduction programme.
Smart Mobility Challenge
Striving toward frictionless, automated and personalised travel on-demand, create a concept built using the digi.me CA private sharing. For example smart parking, ride-sharing, multi-modal journey planning or city analysis.
Digi.me IoT Challenge
Integrate IoT based apps that are powered by digi.me’s CA private sharing platform. IoT raises some serious security challenges use digi.me to lighten the burden. To get you started these could be rewards based apps or concepts that enable better management of your IoT devices in home technology.
* The Digi.me Spotlight Prize is only available to tech built on the Digi.me CA platform.
Digi.Me Incubation/Growth Programme
(see partner's section for more detail)
£2,000 for the Winning Team
HackXLR8 DAY 2
HackXLR8 DAY 1
Thursday 14 June
Wednesday 13 June
Welcome and Introductions
Idea Pitches (60 secs each)
Start of code
Onsite activity/ Code
Tech support starts/teamwork
Final demos and judging
3 Winners Pitch on main stage
Live Judging of final winners with audience
Meet the hacker session with winners
Register for HackXLR8
Attend the two-day hackathon in London
Demo your final project