Yahoo! Hack Week

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Chris Sladky, GTACM President
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The GT ACM Chapter, with Yahoo!, is sponsoring a Hack Fest that starts Feb. 29th and continues through next Friday, March 7th.  There are several talks by Rasmus Lerdorf, creator of PHP - some of you may be interested in those talks; some of you may want to form a team to join the Hack Fest Competition.  The winning team goes to California for finals later this spring.  You can see some of the hacks done at other schools at http://developer.yahoo.com/hacku/

Activities:

Friday, February 29 Klaus 1443: 5:30PM Kickoff event! Moe's burritos! Raffle of an iPod Shuffle and Yahoo swag!

Saturday 2PM Klaus 1443:Kickoff follow up--demos, see code of past participants, idea generation.

Monday 6PM Klaus 1456: Instruction / Demo by Mr. PHP - Rasmus Lerdorf! Chick-fil-A.

Tuesday 6 PM Klaus 2443: Yahoo Tech Talk.  TOPIC??? Wendy's burgers + chicken!

Wednesday 6PM Klaus 1456: Instruction / Demo by Rasmus Lerdorf! BBQ!

Thursday 11AM-1PM: Meet the Developers Luncheon - meet Yahoo! developers, talk to them in a relaxed, social atmosphere.  Pizza.

Thursday 4PM: The 24 hour coding marathon begins!

Friday 4PM Klaus 1443: Hack Demonstration and judging, award ceremony.

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  • Created By: Louise Russo
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  • Created On: Feb 11, 2010 - 10:57am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 9:50pm