The Rules of Engagement - Agri-EPI Centre

Agri-EPI Hackathon

The Rules of Engagement

Rules & Guidelines

  1. Registration closes on 31st August at 12 noon.
  2. When you or your team are successful you will hack a technology over two sprint sessions:
    1. Day one: Wednesday 29 September: 9am – 5pm
      • Where we focus on the technical aspect of the technology
    2. Day two: Thursday 30 September 9am – 5pm
      • Where we focus on the route to market plan for the technology
  3. The final day will be delivering a virtual pitch to the panel of industry challenge partners.
  4. You must be available for a Virtual Pitch on the morning of Friday 1st October
  5. When making teams, teams must be available for a Challenge Workshop: 21 September 10am – 11am


  1. This event is open to both members and non-members of Agri-EPI Centre.
  2. All participants must be over 18 years old.
  3. You may enter as an individual or a fully formed team, teams are to have a maximum of 6 participants. Please note if you enter as an individual Agri-EPI Centre reserves the right to add you into a pre-existing team or to form a team on your behalf.
  4. There will only be a maximum of four teams entered per Hackathon challenge and therefore Agri-EPI Centre reserves the right to eliminate individuals or teams prior to the start of the Hackathon.
  5. Registration for the Hackathon is free and open to teams of between 3-6 or individuals.
  6. Teams and individuals wishing to sign up for the Hackathon must complete the online registration form indicating the personal details of the individual or of each team member. Each individual participant or team member must accept the event regulations and grant consent for the handling of their personal information and for the use by Agri-EPI Centre of video and other images

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