WISE CDT Students, staff and water industry representative at the Summer School. 

WISE CDT Students undertake Hackathon challenge at residential summer school

In groups of four, students intensively ‘hacked’ a solution to a water problem industry; teams selected a problem to address and generated innovative yet practical ideas. Entries were judged by a range of industrial representatives, including RSKW Ltd and academics from Cornel, Exeter, Bristol, Bath and Cardiff Universities.

Other student activities during the week included a visit to a waste water treatment works, a boat trip round Poole harbour and an awards dinner, celebrating student achievements over the course of the taught postgraduate school. 

 

For more information about applying for a WISE CDT Studentship, or for Industry looking to collaborate with WISE CDT, please see the WISE CDT website.

Date: 1 July 2015

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