• 08:30 am - Morning Registration

    At this year’s festival we will be operating self service kiosks which we will use to sign you in each day. On your first day at the festival you will be issued with a badge which you should carry with you during your time at the festival. Please bring your badge with you on any following days to avoid the queues and enable fast track entry to the Festival site.


  • 09:30 am Gather in main tent

    Festival attendees gather in the Funderdome to set up and start the day with entertainment, key note speakers, parish notices, briefings and the odd surprise guest.


  • 10:30 am Morning Sprint / Daily Dash / Hack Sessions

    We have 14 sprints running and a couple of data hacks.


  • 12:30pm Lunch

    A chance to refresh meet our sponsors and see various talks and demos

    Lunch & Inspiration



  • 1:30pm Afternoon Sprint - Daily Dash - Hack Sessions

    We have 14 sprints and three data hack runnings.


  • 4:30 Day 1 Wrap up

    Meet in the Funderdome to review Day 1 at the NWG Innovation Festival.

  • 5:00pm to 5:30pm Afternoon Activities

    Health and Wellbeing or networking activitesincluding Chill Out Zone and Improv - see for details.

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  • 6:30pm Dinner & Activities

    Monday night is a night of Improv and Networking - see the Festival App or for details


  • Late Night Activities

    Late night (if they’re still up for it) – we finish with a camp fire in the tepee – guitarist and marsh mellows