Hack24 wouldn’t exist if it wasn’t for two key components: hackers and our very generous sponsors. As you know, a number of our sponsors are putting forward challenges for hackers to solve, and you’ve read our other posts about Esendex, Cronofy and JH. Our remaining sponsors are no less important and are vital elements of the Hack24 event.

Under the North 51 banner the founders have established a suite of specialist businesses with a current turnover of £7m.  Around 130 NHS organisations license software from North 51 HealthWare, Unified Theory is a UX agency working with leading pharmaceutical companies and the Insight Lab employs Applied Psychologists and experts in Human Computer Interaction to provide UX consultancy, user research and user testing services to local and global clients.

Based at the state of the art yet environmentally sustainable premises of Biocity in Nottingham’s Creative Quarter, North 51 are one of Nottingham's top software companies.

TDX Group provides businesses with technology, data and advisory solutions to improve debt liquidation and the fair treatment of consumers in financial arrears. Since being founded in 2004, TDX has grown rapidly and today has a team of over 380 based in Nottingham, Leeds and Spain – and with a growing international presence in Australia, America and Latin America.

TDX are sponsoring the relaxation area at Hack24 - so if you need a break or a quick nap, head to the TDX Lounge :)

UNiDAYS is the student’s go-to source for student discounts. Free to join and easy to use, UNiDAYS gives students access to the best discounts online and in-store with all the leading brands and retailers. And with a handy app available on both the App Store and Google Play, it’s never been easier for students to save money!

After a hard weekend’s hacking and once the prizes have been awarded at the prize giving ceremony, Hack24 will be moving to Das Kino from 6pm on the Sunday evening for post-hack drinks and relaxation. Drinks will be free for all hackers (to to a bar tab maximum) and are very kindly provided by the lovely folk at UNiDAYS.

Based in Derby, Cordius provide expert IT & Engineering recruitment across the East Midlands. A long term supporter and sponsor of Tech Nottingham, Cordius is an extremely successful and likeable agency which is used extensively by tech businesses across Nottingham, including many of our Hack24 sponsors.

Justian Blount, one of the directors at Cordius, can often be seen at Tech Nottingham and other local events, and he’ll be around during the Hack24 weekend. Cordius are sponsoring Saturday’s evening meal - so think of them when you’re eating your chilli...