Expert Hackathon Management and Planning

You Dream It. We Make it.

Who Are We?

At Uptown Hack, a division of Uptown Events Ltd, we’re passionate about the attention to detail and creative approach to design that every hackathon demands. For us, hackathon management and planning is a process that’s as innovative as the event itself. There’s ample space for innovation, so our team is always striving to go beyond what’s believed to be possible in the hackathon management and planning space.

Thanks to our extensive experience with event planning for the corporate and private sectors, we’re able to design, plan and execute flawless hackathons of any size and scope. If you’re new to hackathons or are looking to up your game for the next one, we’re here to help.

So, let’s discuss how our hackathon management and planning will help make your upcoming event a huge success.

Meet the team


Adam Phillips


Adam joined the Uptown team as a Director in 2006. He is involved in the technical aspects of the events and is able to use many skills gained over the years to enhance the hackathons. Having worked with many large organisations and a wide variety of clients Adam is able to offer a great deal of event experience.


Belinda Srokowski


Belinda joined Uptown in 2007. As the company and client base has grown, Belinda has grown with it into her current position heading up the corporate team. Belinda has worked on a large number of hackathons and her skills are managing a large team as well as multiple suppliers with tight client deadlines.


Jemma Ruff

Corporate Events Manager

Jemma has been part of the team since October 2014. Jemma has a great deal of experience in technology clients with Facebook as being one of her main accounts. Jemma has a great deal of experience in planning events which also includes producing CAD plans and visuals.


Sophie Meller

Corporate Events Coordinator

Sophie joined the Uptown team in August 2017 and she has worked on a large variety of clients. Sophie is a key part of the team in ensuring the clients vision for their events come to life.


Lara Keene

Corporate Events Assistant

Lara joined the Uptown team in September 2018 and has become a key member of the team. Within a short amount of time Lara was working on large scale events in both the UK and abroad and building great relationships with clients.

Take a Look at What We've Already Achieved

While hackathons have been around for over a decade, they’ve started to gain far more attention from businesses across every sector. But despite their recent mainstream popularity, it’s important to remember that a hackathon is still an event that needs to be planned to perfection.

For Uptown Hack, hackathon event planning is what we do best. Thanks to our intensive experience within the events planning space, we’re ready and able to turn hackathon ideas into real-life success stories. Just take a look what we’ve already achieved for our diverse list of clients.

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