The theme of this year's event is ‘Lock It Down’. Following the wake of recent cybersecurity scandals, this year’s hackathon focuses on both physical and digital approaches to improving security. This event is for participants from Year 7 through to Year 13 (Grades 6 - 12). Students of all abilities are encouraged to attend, as practical hands-on workshops are included! The event takes place on 19 - 21 October 2018. The entrance fee for HakD 2018 is 300RMB per participant.