I just went to my first hackathon (London GreenHackathon) and I want to go to lots more. Specifically, hackathons that have a theme of helping people or making the world a better place in some way. I ...
I'm planning to attend Startup Weekend and I'm trying to see if what they're pitching is actually viable. On their front page, they say: No talk. All action. Launch a startup in 54 hours. Is ...
I was at Google Developer Day yesterday and I was approached by several companies looking for hire and for freelance work. As I am interested in doing some freelance work I chatted a little with the ...
I was thinking about organizing a "Hack Day" at work, think google's 20% time but just for 1 whole day (maybe just once per year or quarter). Similar to Atlassian Fedex Days I'd like for all the ...
Recently there's risen this small subculture in Denmark with geeks meeting up and hacking along on their sparetime projects together. The base is that there is no session, there is no keynote or ...
I was recently elected president of the student chapter of ACM at my university, and am trying to come up with some ideas for events for the following year. The big one we do every year is practice ...
Possible Duplicate: Programming Conferences A good example of this is the BUILD Windows conference by Microsoft, Its $2000 for a ticket. I've never been to one of these conferences so ...
I am keen on organizing a code retreat in my city. It's actually at my home with around 4-5 people. I have read some good inputs here, but I have some questions. Should I think of some programming ...