Who will attend

There will be a mix of local/DiRAC researchers, supported by a NVidia trainer. All you need is a laptop and a willingness to learn.

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The hackathon is located in the beautiful city of Durham at the Ogden Centre, Durham University, South Road DH1 3LE. The event will be held in room OCW017.


DiRAC will support any DiRAC researchers wishing to attend this even by paying for their accommodation. Individuals will pay for the room themselves and then claim the cost back. DiRAC will only accept accommodation and breakfast costs from the approved hotel below:

travelodge Durham

Staying at this venue is highly preferred, since it maximises networking opportunities and ensure all participants can get the most out of the event.

Travel & Meals

Participants are expected to cover their travel.


0754 034 2450
Paddy’s Taxis
0191 386 6662
Sherburn Taxis
0191 372 3388

As sponsor NVidia has agreed to cover the costs of all meals during this event.

Important dates

  • 22nd November application deadline.
  • 25th November successful applicants will get a n email confirming there place at the event.
  • 11th December Event Welcome


If you need any addition information, please do not hesitate to contact DiRAC’s Training Manager: Richard Regan.

  • Tel: 0191 3343632
  • email: richard.regan@durham.ac.uk
Categories: Nividia 2019