June Hack Day

June Hack Day


Saturday, June 13
9:00 AM


Saturday, June 13
5:00 PM

Join us for monthly Hack Days - time dedicated to building, learning and tinkering in a collaborative setting. Whether you are ready to build a new feature, want to improve your coding skills, or explore design thinking, Hack Days are a great way to get in the habit of building. Plus, it's a chance to meet more members of the startup community, outside of head-down & focus work-time, and we provide loads of coffee & lunch.NEW: Taking a page out of the playbooks of some of our best community meetups, we will now have mentors on-hand to offer code reviews, pair-programming sessions, and answer questions.June 13, 2015 | RSVP by June 11Mentors: Nathan Youngman, meetup host of the Edmonton Go Meetup

Workshop at 1:00pm: Functions in Go. 

Post-workshop: Mentor will be available for the rest of the afternoon to answer any questions relating to personal projects.

Sean Solbak, Lead Software Developer at SAM

Available for code reviews from 9:00am to 12:00pm. Areas of expertise: JavaScript, Node.js, and .NET 

Requirements: Idea or project to work on (even a class assignment), software or hardware focused, all-skill levels welcome.Equipment Available: littleBits, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Bluetooth beacon, RFID kit, and Leap Motion.Schedule:

8:30-9:00am: arrivals, get set up with a workspace, grab a coffee

9:00am: Hack Day starts

9:00am-12:00pm: Sean Solbak available for code reviews

12:00pm: lunch break

1:00pm: continue working on projects or attend a workshop

1:00-2:00pm: workshop with Nathan Youngman (optional)

5:00pm: wrap up, high fives

Still wondering if Hack Day is for you? Our advice is to come down and give it a try! For expert and intermediate level participants, it's an opportunity to get feedback on your work and spend time on passion products. For beginners, it's a great way to dedicate time to learn a new skill.

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Startup Edmonton
10363 104 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T5J 5G5

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