HACKTRAIN:
/'HAK'TREɪN/
Noun.



The HackTrain UK 3.0 is arguably one of the craziest and most memorable hackathon experiences on earth! A weekend-long adventure hacking whilst on moving trains! 100 of the very best developers, designers and entrepreneurs will be building apps, websites and hardware that tackles the industry's biggest challenges!


48 HOURS. 2 JOURNEYS. 6 VENUES. 100 PARTICIPANTS. #HACKTRAINUK



The HackTrain Hackathon is the UK and Europe's premier hackathon on a train. A 3-day journey across the UK + EU, where 100 top developers, designers and entrepreneurs create websites and apps to solve the industry's biggest challenges.

The HackTrain has identified core challeges that the industry is facing, and key datasets with a lot of potential. During the event, the HackTrain will make these available for the participants to create solutions that could revolutionise the industry.

See the event Code of Conduct here.


CHECK OUT THE VIDEO OF LAST YEAR'S HACKTRAIN 2.0!




Speakers



Beth West

Commercial Director
HS2

Michael Hurwitz

Director of Innovation
TfL

David Slocombe

Product Owner Mobile Apps
Trainline

Jean-Jacques Thomas

Chief Innovation Officer
SNCF

Laurent Bellan

Chief Information Officer
Eurostar

Alex Cowan

CEO
RazorSecure


Prizes



Last year's prizes for the HackTrain UK included a fully paid trip to Singapore to the Tech in Asia conference,
trips to Amsterdam to speak at international conferences, lightsabers, hoverboards and pebble watches!

1st Prize

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THE WINNING TEAM WILL GET A
FULLY-PAID TRIP TO HONG KONG!



2nd Prize

Bose Headphones &

Free flights and accommodation for 1 to attend HackTrain HK

3rd Prize

Amazon Echo &

Free flights and accommodation for 1 to attend HackTrain HK

Best Participant

Lightsaber

Best Designer

Reprap Prusa i3 DIY 3d Printer

Best Social Media

Yolk Solar Paper

Best Entrepreneur

Samsung Galaxy Tab

Best Developer

Pebble Steel

Best Hardware Hack

Makey Makey



Sponsors


Technology Sponsors






Transport Sponsors













Partners






Media Partners


Hack Partners

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18 - 21 Corsham Street
London, N1 6DR
United Kingdom




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