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HS2 Hackathon showcase final

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3rd Floor, The Pinnacle

170 Midsummer Boulevard

Milton Keynes

MK9 1BP

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The Transport Systems Catpult (TSC) ran a Smart Infrastructure Hackathon with the HS2 team across the 8th & 9th December. Over a 30 hour period at the TSC offices, 17 teams made up of Innovators, Designers, students, data scientists and business strategists worked on solutions for challenges set by HS2.

The six best teams from the hackathon weekend have been put forward to a showcase final, which takes place on the afternoon of Thursday 1st February at the TSC in Milton Keynes. The teams will pitch their ideas to a panel of expert judges including HS2 CEO Mark Thurston and TSC CEO Paul Campion for their chance to the be overall winners.

The agenda will be as follows:

12:00 Registration

12.30 Lunch and networking

13:15 Welcome and Introductions

13:45 Teams pitch to the judges

15:30 Judging and deliberation

16:00 Winner announced

16:15 - 17:00 Networking drinks

There will be opportunities to network with HS2 and TSC staff throughout the event, as well as to see some lively and inspiring pitches from entrepreneurs and innovators working with the latest technologies.

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3rd Floor, The Pinnacle

170 Midsummer Boulevard

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