[Mediawiki-l] [Wikitech-l] Registration open for the Hackathon in Berlin, May 13-15

Sumana Harihareswara sumanah at panix.com
Sat Apr 9 09:48:48 UTC 2011

On 03/11/2011 05:10 AM, Daniel Kinzler wrote:
> Hi all!
> Wikimedia Germany invites anyone interested in improving MediaWiki to come and
> join us at or third developer meet-up. Like the last two years, it's going to be
> awesome! Unlike the last two years, there will be more hacking and less talking
> - it'll be a Hackathon, not a BarCamp.
> We'll meet on May 13 to 15, in Berlin, on the 4th floor of the betahaus
> coworking space<http://betahaus.de/>.
> There will not be an entrance fee, but registration is mandatory and now open:
> 	<http://de.amiando.com/hackathon2011>.
> Registration will close on April 10. If you like to attend, please register in
> time!
> More information can be found at
> 	<http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Berlin_Hackathon_2011>.
> The Berlin Hackathon 2011 is an opportunity for MediaWiki hackers to come
> together, squash bugs and write crazy new features. Our main focus this time
> around will probably be:
> * Improving usability / accessibility
> * Interactive Maps
> * Fixing the parser
> * WMF Ops (new data center, virtualization)
> * Supporting the Wiki Loves Monuments image hunt
> * Squashing bugs
> If you have different ideas, please let us know:
> 	<http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Berlin_Hackathon_2011#Topics>
> The Hackathon will be hosting the Language committee and Wiki loves Monuments
> group. There is a limited number of seats reserved for these groups and if you
> belong to one of them, you should receive an invitation code soon.
> If you have any doubts or questions, contact us at<hackathon at wikimedia.de>.
> We’re excited to see you in Berlin, your Hackathon Team
> Daniel Kinzler (Program Coordinator)
> Nicole Ebber (Logistics)
> Cornelius Kibelka (Assistant)

This is a reminder.  Just one more day to register.  Please do!

-Sumana Harihareswara, helping organize the Berlin hackathon from the 
WMF side

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