DroidconHack 2015

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Fri, 30th Oct - Sun, 1st Nov at CodeNode, London

Abhisek Devkota and Rafael Ördög (aka DeVill). will be speaking. Starts at 6:30 PM.


We hope Droidcon London 2015 will inspire you with lots of new ideas. If you fancy getting stuck in straight away, join fellow Droidcon attendees and some of the most talented coders and experts, for the traditional, weekend-long DroidconHack and create something amazing!

Come along to have some fun experimenting with the latest android technologies, get your hands dirty coding on some pretty cool gadgets and devices, whilst having a chance to win some of the awesome prizes (android watches, a trip to Audi's Android Auto lab, Android Wear Watches and a Nexus5X), awarded by our DroidconHack challengers and supporters Google, Audi, Novoda and Moo.

What? When?

October 30th - 18:30-20:00

18:30 - arrival, drinks and nibbles

19:00 - presentation of the challenges

We'll kick off with a presentation of this year's DroidconHack challenges and sponsors at Skills Matter (CodeNode), whilst enjoying some drinks and nibbles, after which we all go home or to our hotels.

October 31st , starts at 09:00 - finished at 22:00

09:00-10:00 Welcome & Refreshments (bacon butties, pastries and good cup of coffee)

10:00-10:30 Instroductions of the challenges & prizes

10:30-12:30 Hacking in teams

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-18:00 Hacking in teams

18:00-19:00 Drinks & pizza

19:00-22:00 Hacking in teams until 10pm on Saturday, we will come back @ CodeNode at 7am on Sunday.

November 1st, starts at 7am - finishes at 1pm

We normally present each project at around 1pm on Sunday. The jury will select the winners of the challenges and the DroidconHack finishes with an award ceremony of the prizes (which have been pretty cool most years).


This year’s DroidconHack will be hosted at CodeNode, Skills Matter's new community venue, which features plenty of spaces to collaborate and work on projects. CodeNode features fast and reliable WIFI, all spaces come with plenty of sockets, whiteboards.

CodeNode's 9 metre long 'spacebar' will water and feed you throughout the 2 days and night.


You can take part in the DroidconHack by registering on these pages.

We look forward to welcoming everyone at CodeNode!

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Thanks to our sponsors


Day 1: Friday 30th


Track DroidconHack Kick off

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End of DroidconHack Day 1

Day 2: Saturday 31st


Track First Session Second Session Third Session

Day 2 DroidconHack Kick Off


Hacking Challenges

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Lean Poker

Rafael Ördög (aka DeVill)

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Cyanogen Workshop

Abhisek Devkota

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End of DroidconHack Day 2

Day 3: Day 3


Track Track 1



DroidconHack - Sunday


Closing Ceremony and Awards



CodeNode is the UK's largest venue dedicated to Technology events and was designed to provide a space for Skills Matter's community of software professionals to come together and enjoy meetups, conferences, training and networking events. With fantastic transport links and located in the heart of London's Tech City, Codenode welcomes thousands of engineers each year, who come together to learn and share skills, exoerience and collaborate on projects.

CodeNode features six dedicated event spaces, a large break-out area, complete with fully-licensed bar, reliable wifi, plenty of power sockets, and 6 dedicated event and collaboration spaces.



10 South Place, London, EC2M 7EB, GB

View details, travel and nearby hotels

If you would like to engage some of the most talented android coders and experts with your platform, tools or devices, sponsor the DroidconHack, set a challenge, support the teams taking up your challenge and select and celebrate the winners on Sunday!

For more information about DroidconHack sponsorship options, contact [sponsors@skillsmatter.com]sponsors@skillsmatter.com

To discuss sponsorship opportunities please contact the team:

Thanks to our sponsors


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