Here is an update from this weekend: With a lot of effort, skill, love and creativity and dedication some brave developers, designers and ideators created some brilliant new ways of giving to charity. Hope to see you all soon again.
Our other hackathons
- 17+18th With TIGA (The Gaming Association) - SignupLinc
- 24+25th of November at Google Campus with the theme #hollidayHacks - SignupLinc.
Also thanks to all our Mentors, it would not have been the same without you: Sarah Kelly (Coadec), Courtney Meyers (General Assembly) Amy Whitney (GDS), Arthi Viswanath (Thought Works), Minno (Thought Works), Niharika Harharan (Seren), Robin Exton (Dattch), Carla Garcia- Montero (LuluVise) and PhD. Itxaso Del Palacio (UCL).
The winner: Little Battles Big Change
Make giving fun! Mini challenges between friends – the winner’s favourite charity gets the reward.@littlebattles
Helen Mair, designer, @melon1pear0
Mikki Stratton-Monck, designer, @justmikki
Jenny Atmer, developer, @jennyatmer
Bea Winogradska, business, @beawino
The second runner up: Date and Donate
Speed dating app which uses the traditional method of ‘rating your date’ incentive to donate money to a charity of your choice.
Amy Whitney – Designer @amywhitney
Nikita Thakrar – Idea @nikita_thakrar
Help people achieve goals with the support of friends and family, while raising money for their favourite charity.
Wendy Kwan @08w80
Katie McPhee @ktmcphee
Friday 2nd November – Sunday 4th November
Open Data Instutite, London
Not just a weekend hackathon, but a chance to change lives and become the entrepreneur you’ve always wanted to be.
Come along to this free weekend event and meet like minded health and fitness enthusiasts, enjoy some good food, and work on exciting open data projects with the chance to win long term support and prizes including a desk at the newly launched ODI co-working space.
Rapid FTR at Thought WorksRapid FTR (Family tracing and reunification)
If you are looking for a co-founder for your startup or you are looking to join a startup as a co-founder get involved in the full day “Ideate and Prototype for Charities” event on November 1st and the “Women Entrepreneur Lunch Series” throughout the next year.