If you are a teacher, developer or designer with a great idea for an app or just looking to help turn a great idea into reality, this is the weekend event of the year for you!

About 

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 help turn a great idea into reality, this is the weekend event of the year for you!  A weekend hackathon at Google Campus, London, UK to create the next generation of mobile apps for use in 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.

The Hackathon is organised by Zzish.  Our mission is to enable almost anyone to create education apps that can have a real impact on learning.   We're levelling the playing field for app creators across the world, allowing them to create apps better, faster and cheaper than ever before.

Programme

Friday 27 Nov

• 5:30pm Arrival

• 6:00pm Presentation from Charles Wiles, CEO at Zzish

• 6:30pm 2 minute pitches from attendees 

• 7:00pm Networking and team forming 

Sat 28 Nov

• 9:00am Breakfast 

• 12:30pm Lunch 

• 6:30pm Dinner 

Sun 29 Nov

• 9:00am Breakfast

• 12:30pm Lunch

• 4:30pm 5 minute presentations

• 5:30pm Judging and awards 

• 6pm Finish 

Our mission at Zzish is to enable almost anyone to create education apps that can have a real impact on learning.   We're levelling the playing field for app creators across the world, allowing them to create apps better, faster and cheaper than ever before.

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How to enter

You can sign up on our Eventbrite page to buy your tickets

Judges

Henry Warren

Henry Warren
Innovation and product development expert at Pearson plc

Kirsten Campbell-Howes

Kirsten Campbell-Howes
Head of Education at Busuu

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor
Edtech expert and advisor at Zzish Ltd

Lucy Ashman

Lucy Ashman
Head of Ideas, Teach First Innovation Unit

Charles Wiles

Charles Wiles
Co-founder and CEO of Zzish

Judging Criteria

  • 1-5
    The projects presented must be related to educational technology. It can be just an idea or a project that needs improvement or updates.