Social Storm 2014

Social Storm 2014 was a global hackathon with nine international universities, six time zones, 100 students worldwide taking up the challenge, 24 hours and three social problems to be tackled.

The event took place at leading universities across the world, bringing together a dynamic mix of designers, coders and business-minded individuals, through their passion to positively impact the world. International teams worked simultaneously throughout the 24-hour period on solutions to social problems, from poverty and health to environmental threats to our climate.

Participating universities

  • Plymouth University (Futures Entrepreneurship Centre)
  • University of East Anglia
  • University of Exeter
  • University of Tasmania
  • Loughborough University
  • University of Turku
  • Cape Breton University
  • Chongqing University
  • Ohio University