The hackathon from beyond the wall.

Welcome to Hack the Burgh—the hackathon beyond the wall— we're back for the fifth time!

Hack the Burgh is open to students from all over the world who are atleast 18 years old of age and are physically attending the hackathon in the Informatics Forum.

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Hack the Burgh is open exclusively to those who are participating in this hackathon in Edinburgh.

All hackers should have a ticket on our website and should have checked in at arrival.

To be eligible to win challenges you must have a team size less than or equal to 4.


Don Sannella

Don Sannella
Professor of Computer Science & Member of Laboratory for Foundations of Computer Science

Michael Rovatsos

Michael Rovatsos
Director of Bayes Centre

Judging Criteria

  • Tech
  • Creativity
  • Polish