The first ever hackathon hosted at the legendary Abbey Road Studios.

Bringing together our community of engineers, artists, producers and academics with the most innovative partners, we are inviting the pioneers of the future to join us for a series of Abbey Road Red Hackathons to explore some of the questions facing the creative industries. This will be our first hackathon, held in Studio One at Abbey Road on November 10th - 11th.

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Prizes

10,700 in prizes

Main Prize : Microsoft - Best Use of AI

* 1 hour strategy session on the winning project after the Hackathon from Microsoft mentors and experts (before May 31, 2019)

* Membership for up to 6 developers from the winning team in the “AI Insiders Program” through to July 1, 2019 which includes:

* Early access to newest technology releases

* Monthly Q&A Calls

* Official LinkedIn badge (“Hackathon Winner” version)

* Xboxes for up to 6 team members

Second Prize, Gold Prize by Miquido - Best User-Friendly Thinking

£2000 to share between team members

London Field Brewery - Most Original Idea

A generous supply of beer from London Field Brewery for each team member.

JUCE &Hackoustic Prize - Jury's Choice

3 ROLI BLOCKS Developer Kits for the best audio developers + bag of hardware music making gadgets from Hackoustic and their partners

CHIRP Prize

Newest prototypes of Chirp boards

Quen Mary AudioCommons Prize

Cloudinary - Best Implementation of Cloudinary

* 1-year Cloudinary Plus plan ($1068 value)

* Distinguished hack projects (that use Cloudinary) will also be featured on Cloudinary Blog.

How to enter

Have EVERY person on your team go to the link above and click "Register for this hackathon." (It will require you create Devpost accounts, which is a quick process if you haven't yet done it.)   One person from each team will Enter a Submission (which is a button you'll see on the hackathon homepage after you Register). Toward the bottom of the submission form, you'll be asked to add your teammates' email addresses. Make sure you enter the same email addresses your teammates used to create their Devpost accounts.

 

** THIS HACKATHON IS EXCLUSIVE TO THOSE WHO ARE PARTICIPATING ONSITE. SUBMISSIONS FROM OUTSIDE THE EVENT ARE INELIGIBLE.**

Judges

**ALL JUDGES WILL BE NAMED AT THE EVENT**

**ALL JUDGES WILL BE NAMED AT THE EVENT**

Judging Criteria

  • Implementation
  • Execution
  • Creativity