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AgriTechaTH.0n 2021

What is AgritechaTH.0n?

AgritechaTH.0n will focus on the innovation, development and implementation of new and existing digital technology into the growing digitisation of the UK AgriTech industry. We are focusing on needed solutions for farms, farmers and suppliers across the UK.

Why Agriculture?

Farming 4.0 is here and the UK needs to accelerate the digitisation of their agricultural industry as we are falling behind the need to be fully digitised, more efficient and the quest to have net zero emissions by 2040. Innovation and resilience is key!

INTRODUCING THIS YEAR'S

CHALLENGES

#Agritechathon

#Challenge 1
TBC

 

Full details will be released July 2021

#Challenge 3
TBC

 

Full details will be released July 2021

#Challenge 2
TBC

 

Full details will be released July 2021

#Challenge 4
TBC

 

Full details will be released July 2021

Prizes

IWD

International Women’s Day 2021

What is HackHerTH0n?

HackHerTH.0n focuses on women empowerment and gender equality in the workplace. With the opportunity for female professionals to showcase their skills and talents.  At TH.0, we encourage all our audiences to participate in Hackathons and we make it a point to promote all-women teams. 

Why HackHerTH0n?

Minority of women are represented in the STEM field which results in less participation of females in digital solutions that shapes the future. Attending a one-of-a-kind  HackHerTH0.n is a great way you can build your connections, implement innovations solutions,  learn new skills and showcase your Talent with the aim to benefit our communities and society .

INTRODUCING THIS YEAR'S

CHALLENGES

#HackHerTH0n

Challenge 1

Open Source Education

Access to education is limited by factors such as poverty, geographic locations, and most of all – Gender. Gender discrimination is rampant in the education sector and it’s time we use the power of technology to bridge this gap.

Challenge 2

Skills Change

In the age of digital revolutions, women must keep enhancing and updating their technical skills to succeed in the workplace. What solutions can we develop that empowers women’s access to learning resources around the world?

Challenge 4

Crowd Funding

Women are shattering the glass ceiling but for this trend to continue, we need more women in positions of power in the corporate world. What solutions can we develop to boost women-owned businesses through better funding opportunities?

Prizes

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GovTech 2021

What is GovTech?

GovTech frames some of the biggest challenges in the voting process as opportunities to improve systems across the UK. We are focusing on enhancing traditional methods through using modern technology and innovative approaches.

Why GovTech?

The UK government would be encouraged to understand why people are disengaged with politics, how can we motivate others to vote, or perhaps even learn from what other nations are doing in utilising blockchain and AI technology. TH.0 brings you GovTech. New ideas are the key!

INTRODUCING THIS YEAR'S

CHALLENGES

#GovTech

Challenge 1

Engaging Non-Voters

Low voter engagement is harmful to democracy. In order to ensure good governance, we need to make our voting process simple enough for the voters of varying demographics to cast their votes with ease. Therefore, we ask participants to develop solutions to increase voter engagement through the use of advanced technology.

Challenge 2

Blockchain To Modernise Voting Process

In order to make the voting process more efficient than ever before, we challenge participants to incorporate blockchain in order to reduce costs, increase security, and improve traceability.

Challenge 3

AI for Engaging Geographically Dispersed Voters

The process of verification for voting processes is a rigmarole process. How can we leverage the power of AI in enabling people from various localities to vote with ease without compromising their privacy?

Challenge 4

Preventing Fraud in Elections

A point of contention in recent elections all around the world – There is an urgent need to use technology in order to combat the threat of fraud and ensure a fair voting process. What methods can you use to prevent electoral fraud in the UK?

Prizes

Recruitathon

RecruitaTH.0n (Jan) 2021

What is RecruitaTH0n?

TH.0 strives on being fresh, dynamic, and forward-thinking towards talent through innovation for the tech echo system.

Our coding and non-coding hackathons span all major industry sectors whilst fostering a community of like-minded enthusiasts.

We believe in offering a center stage to all TH.0’s members to build upon their knowledge, skills, and professional network.

We currently host 3 “RecruitaTh0n’s” per annum (Jan, May, Sep) as well as offer white label and bespoke hackathons on behalf of our clients and partners.

Why RecruitaTH0n?

Competition is higher than ever to find the most skilled employees; hackathons allow you to streamline the interview process by assessing technical and soft skills first-hand in a real-life environment.

Recruitment hackathons reduce conventional recruitment costs by more than 80%.

30% of businesses recognize that hackathons amplify brand awareness and are already participating in such events.

INTRODUCING THIS YEAR'S

CHALLENGES

#RecruitaTH0n

Challenge 1

Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality

VR is making waves within industries across the world. It is being utilized by countries across the world to deliver better facilities to customers and improve business operations. You will be challenged to develop innovative solutions using VR & AR to solve the most pressing issues within the corporate world.

Challenge 3

Internet of Things

Organizations are using IoT to operate more efficiently, improve customer service, help in decision-making, and increase the value of the businesses. How can businesses use IoT to further improve their services?

Challenge 2

Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning

Companies around the world have been quick to realize the potential of AI and incorporate it into their businesses. However, there are still many areas in the day-to-day running of businesses that can be improved by the use of AI. How can we increase the use of AI in creating more efficient business processes?

Challenge 4

Automation

Automation requires efficient ICT infrastructures. Use your skills and talent to develop automated solutions aimed at improving business performance.

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RecruitaTH.0n (Sept)

What is RecruitaTH.0n?

TH.0 strives on being fresh, dynamic, and forward-thinking towards talent through innovation for the tech echo system.

 

Our coding and non-coding hackathons span all major industry sectors whilst fostering a community of like-minded enthusiasts. 

 

We believe in offering a centre stage to all TH.0’s members to build upon their knowledge, skills, and professional network.

 

We currently host 3 “RecruitaTh0n’s” per annum (Jan, May and September) as well as offer white label and bespoke hackathons on behalf of our clients and partners.

Why RecruitaTH.0n?

Competition is higher than ever to find the most skilled employees, hackathons allow you to streamline the interview process by assessing technical and soft skills first-hand in a real-life environment.

Recruitment hackathons reduce conventional recruitment costs by more than 80%.

30% of businesses recognise that hackathons amplify brand awareness and are already participating in such events.

INTRODUCING THIS YEAR'S

CHALLENGES

#RecruitaTH0n

#Challenge 1
TBC

More details will be announced June 2021

#Challenge 3
TBC

More details will be announced June 2021

#Challenge 2
TBC

More details will be announced June 2021

#Challenge 4
TBC

More details will be announced June 2021

MAY

RecruitaTH.0n (May)

What is RecruitaTH.0n?

TH.0 strives on being fresh, dynamic, and forward-thinking towards talent through innovation for the tech echo system.

 

Our coding and non-coding hackathons span all major industry sectors whilst fostering a community of like-minded enthusiasts. 

 

We believe in offering a centre stage to all TH.0’s members to build upon their knowledge, skills, and professional network.

 

We currently host 3 “RecruitaTh0n’s” per annum (Jan, May and September) as well as offer white label and bespoke hackathons on behalf of our clients and partners.

Why RecruitaTH0n?

Competition is higher than ever to find the most skilled employees, hackathons allow you to streamline the interview process by assessing technical and soft skills first-hand in a real-life environment.

Recruitment hackathons reduce conventional recruitment costs by more than 80%.

30% of businesses recognise that hackathons amplify brand awareness and are already participating in such events.

INTRODUCING THIS YEAR'S

CHALLENGES

#RecruitaTH0n

#Challenge 1
TBC

More details will be announced February 2021

#Challenge 3
TBC

More details will be announced February 2021

#Challenge 2
TBC

More details will be announced February 2021

#Challenge 4
TBC

More details will be announced February 2021

PlacCards

RecruitaTH.0n (Oct)

What is RecruitaTH.0n?

TH.0 strives on being fresh, dynamic, and forward-thinking towards talent through innovation for the tech echo system.

 

Our coding and non-coding hackathons span all major industry sectors whilst fostering a community of like-minded enthusiasts. 

 

We believe in offering a centre stage to all TH.0’s members to build upon their knowledge, skills, and professional network.

 

We currently host 3 “RecruitaTh0n’s” per annum (Jan, May and September) as well as offer white label and bespoke hackathons on behalf of our clients and partners.

Why RecruitaTH0n?

Competition is higher than ever to find the most skilled employees, hackathons allow you to streamline the interview process by assessing technical and soft skills first-hand in a real-life environment.

Recruitment hackathons reduce conventional recruitment costs by more than 80%.

30% of businesses recognise that hackathons amplify brand awareness and are already participating in such events.

INTRODUCING THIS YEAR'S

CHALLENGES

#RecruitaTH0n

#Challenge 1

To be released Monday 17th August 2020

#Challenge 2

To be released Monday 17th August 2020

#Challenge 3

To be released Monday 17th August 2020

#Challenge 1

To be released Monday 17th August 2020

Event Partners

Judges and Keynote Speakers

Agritechathon 2020

AgriTechaTH.0n 2020

What is AgritechaTH.0n?

AgritechaTH.0n will focus on the innovation, development and implementation of new and existing digital technology into the growing digitisation of the UK AgriTech industry. We are focusing on needed solutions for farms, farmers and suppliers across the UK.

Why Agriculture?

Farming 4.0 is here and the UK needs to accelerate the digitisation of their agricultural industry as we are falling behind the need to be fully digitised, more efficient and the quest to have net zero emissions by 2040. Innovation and resilience is key!

INTRODUCING THIS YEAR'S

CHALLENGES

#Agrithechathon

AgriTech Innovation on the Farm

How can we use and enhance technology with the aim of improving yield, efficiency, waste reduction and the maximisation of profitability?

What products, services or applications can be implemented to improve various processes on the farm and in the digitalisation of the supply chain?

Soil Productivity

Being one of the core essences of the Earth’s fertility, how can we protect, improve and enhance our current usage of soil management? What technology and processes can aide decisions and management regarding tillage, fertilization, crop rotation, plant disease, irrigation, and drainage, as well as exploring the development and evolution of hydroponics?

Smart/Precision/Vertical Farming

As the digital and connected world continues to expand with new and ongoing technological innovations, such as leveraging the cloud, big data, satellites, the Internet of Things (IoT), drones, 3D printing, artificial intelligence (AI), robotics and automation solutions, how can the agricultural industry further adopt these new technological advances to increase productivity and efficiency whilst protecting the environment?

Agri BioTech

How can we further develop the scientific techniques used to improve plants, animals and microorganisms to provide farmers with the tools and disciplines that can increase production, make it cheaper and more manageable? What can be done to produce greater yields and quality from food crops? What can be done to continue using molecular science to build up natural resistances to certain diseases, whilst ensuring our safety?

Prizes

* Guaranteed entry into next year’s SHAKE Climate Change Entrepreneurship Programme – donated from Rothamsted Research.
* Free hot desk space in our new Russell Innovation
building for 3 months – donated from Rothamsted
Research.
*Farmers Weekly Web Plus Subscription for each winning member for a full year – donated from Farmers Weekly
* Three month membership of Barn4 including two free desks within the new building, our full business support package, networking opportunities, access at members’ rates to the laboratory and specialist facilities on our Park Farm site – donated from NIAB.

Event Partners