Hack the Midlands HackTheMidlands is a 24-hour, inclusive "hackathon" being hosted in Birmingham on the 1st-2nd October 2016 right here at Millennium Point. Over the 24 hours, people aged 14+ of all skill levels will come together to share ideas, and create new and awesome projects! Don't worry, you don't have to be a professional or a student, just be lovely, passionate and interested in technology. Unsure what a hackathon is? Major League Hacking has a great explanation here! To find out more about the event, book tickets and read the FAQs, visit the Eventbrite page here. Follow the conversation on Twitter here. Booking for this event has now closed.