What is HackSoc

HackSoc is a society for those interested in all aspects of programming, based at the University of Nottingham.

We attend national events on a regular basis, including: Hackin’ In the City, Space Apps & Hacked.io.

The Exec for 2016/17

  • President: Richard Davies (psyrwd or on slack, @rwdrich)
  • Treasurer: Jonathan Dilks (psyjd3 or on slack, @dilks)
  • General Secretary: Bety Mehide (leybm3 or on slack, @betymehide) and Benjamin Charlton (psybc3 or on slack, @kuldr)
  • Hack Secretary: Gregor Engelmann (psxge or on slack, @greg0re)
  • Graphics and Publications Secretary: Houman Brinjcargorabi (psyhb2 or on slack, @houms)
  • Outreach and Inclusivity Secretary: Amy Dickens (psxad2 or on slack, @amyd)
  • Infrastructure Secretary: Casper Oakley (psyco or on slack, @casperoakley)


Special thanks to the following for their support.

  • University of Nottingham
  • School of Computer Science,

If you are interested in being involved with the society, whether it be a traditional sponsorship deal or co-hosting a hackathon or other event, please get in touch at team@hacksocnotts.co.uk