Royal Hackaway is a 24 hour student hackathon hosted at Royal Holloway on the 13th to the 14th of January 2018 where the most creative inventors, desginers and programmers come together and make awesome projects!

10:00 Registration opens
11:00 Opening Ceremony
12:00 Hacking Begins
13:00 Lunch
18:00 Dinner
21:00 MLH Minigame
23:59 Midnight Pizza
08:00 Breakfast
12:00 Hacking Ends and Lunch
13:00 Presentations
15:00 Judging
16:00 Closing Ceremony

Hackathon Sponsors


$125 in prizes

1st Place

The best in show :)

Hacker Spirit

The embodiment of hacker ethics

Amazon Web Services - Best Use of AWS

$30 of Amazon Gift Card

Best Domain Name from

Raspberry Pi & PiHut Essential Kit

Best IoT Hack Using a Qualcomm Device

Dragonboard 410C with power adapter

2nd Prize

3rd Prize

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Nuno Barreiro

Nuno Barreiro

Giorgios Koutsoukos

Giorgios Koutsoukos

James Cattell

James Cattell

David Durant

David Durant

Dulcie Jackson

Dulcie Jackson

Judging Criteria

  • Be awesome!
    We're looking for cool projects, preferably with some open data :) Be proud of showing what you've achieved, even if you didn't meet all your goals!

Questions? Email the hackathon manager

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