LGIM Engineering Hackathon 2019

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1 Coleman Street

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EC2R 5AA

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LGIM Engineering Hackathon

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PLEASE NOTE: For L&G Employees Only

The 2019 edition of the Hackathon has been conceived with the mission in mind to innovate – by fostering the spirit of "intrapreneurship" through contamination: the valuable encounter of different perspectives, cultural backgrounds, ideas and expertise.

Hackathon : Aimed to promote and foster innovation by engineering enthusiasm with main focus area being Engineering. The participants are expected to create an innovative and functional prototype involving onsite hacking.

Suggested Topics:

Operational efficiency

  • Use technology to improve operational processes.
  • Use technology to have better monitoring and operations dashboards

ChatOps

  • Use MSTeams to improve team collaboration.
  • Develop Chatbots

Cloud native technologies

  • Use more cloud native tools. E.g. explore KNative

Or suggest your own!

Please register as an individual; team formation will be facilitated by the organisers.

FAQ

Q: I don't know how to code, can I still participate?

A: Absolutely! We need people with all sorts of different skills and backgrounds to help design, build and demonstrate the solution on the day.

Q: How will the teams be formed?

A: The teams will be interdisciplinary with members from different departments to encourage collaboration.

Q: What can we do before the event, what needs to be done on the day?

A: Preparation work can be done before the hackathon. Once the registration closes, calls will be organised to provide more information regarding this.

Q: What will be provided on site?

A: Wifi, AWS credits and refreshments will be provided. Any other hardware, software requried to be arranged by the participants.

Q: Are you sure I don't need to have a technical background to take part in Hackathon?

A: No, it’s open to all. Honest.

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