We will kickstart the Hackathon today, 12:00 UTC in the Hallway Track Room
and Everybody can participate.
Today is about
Announce ideas and
Some ideas were already sketched here:
So, Monday is an exploration day where people kind of test out ideas and see what kind of things they are thinking that they like to work on.
On Tuesday we basically commit to ideas and everybody writes out what is their planning on doing. And if you do not have it by then and you still experiment as in terms of the general ideas it is obviously OK too.
We find the combs and projects which matter to us and hack/design/write/play during the week …
The combs will schedule asynchronous meetings whenever it is best for them and can meet with other projects in the Hallway Track which is open during the week or via irc channel #apconf freenode …
We can split up in rooms where everybody can share their screens (tell a moderator), coordinate working on repositories and take shared notes.
At the end of the week we come together.
On Sunday, 15:00 UTC we will have presentations in the Hallway Track Room , we specially mean some kinds of demos – so that everyone who is participating in the hackathon can show of what stuff they built during the week.
And even if your thing fails during the week, actually thats just as good as if it succeeds widely.
Because what happens often in a hackathon is when people explore interesting and experimental ideas its sometimes things come out the way you expect and something they don’t – and even hen dont thats a wonderful opportunity, its a lesson for everybody incl yourself.
That is the general idea and structure.
[partly transcribed from the end of the Lightning Talk Round, C. Webber]
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