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Schedule

Monday, September 28th, 2009 - Special collaborative learning session: Advanced Hadoop Training

Location: GHC 6115

1:30pm-4:30pm

Tuesday September 29th, 2009 - Hack U Kickoff & Dinner

Location: Gates & Hillman Centers 4401
(subject to change so please check website)


5:30pm-6:30pm - Dinner, Hack overview, examples, Web programming tips/tools
6:30pm-7:00pm - Raffle, examples, Q&A, find teams

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009 - Hadoop/Cloud Computing Hack Talk

Location: Gates & Hillman Centers 4401
(subject to change so please check website)


6:00pm-7:00pm - Hadoop tutorial with tech overview and examples. Find out everything you need to know to participate in the first ever Hadoop Hack category. Access to data and EC2!

Thursday, October 1st, 2009 - YQL/YDN Open Tech Night & Dinner

Location: Gates & Hillman Centers 4401
(subject to change so please check website)


5:30pm-6:30pm - YQL Open Tech Night with YDN

Friday, October 2nd, 2009 - Saturday, October 3rd, 2009 - 24 HOUR HACK FEST, AWARDS & DEMOS

Friday, October 2nd
Location: Gates & Hillman Centers 4401
(subject to change so please check website)


2:00pm - Kickoff/24-hour Coding Fest officially begins
6:00pm - Dinner
9:00pm - Hack through the night -plenty of caffeine, snacks, video games, Y! tech support, etc provided!

Saturday, October 3rd
2:00pm - All Hack submissions are due. Demos, judging & awards follow immediately
4:00pm - Hack Pitch demos begin
5:30pm - Hack Pitch judging, awards & celebration

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