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Schedule

Monday, October 12th

Happy Thanksgiving!!

Tuesday, October 13th - Waterloo CSE Lunch Talk

Location: EIT 1015 Time: 11:30am - 12:20pm

Tuesday, October 13th - Waterloo Kick-off Event

Location: Waterloo DC 1301 (Fishbowl)
Speakers: Rasmus Lerdorf, Paul Tarjan
6:00pm-7:00pm - Dinner, Hack overview, examples, web programming tips & tools, APIs, etc
7:00pm-7:30pm - Q&A, find teams, brainstorm ideas

Wednesday, October 14th - YDN/YQL Open Tech Night*

Location: Waterloo Campus DC 1304 (Fishbowl)
Speakers: Jon LeBlanc, Paul Tarjan
6:00pm-7:00pm - Talk & Dinner
*This talk will be recorded and played back at Toronto the following night

Wednesday, October 14, 2009 - Douglas Crockford Talk: Javascript; The Good Parts

Location: U Toronto, Great Hall
Speaker: Douglas Crockford
6:00pm

Thursday, October 15th - U Toronto Kick-Off Event

Location: U Toronto, Great Hall
Speakers: Rasmus Lerdorf, Paul Tarjan
5:00pm-6:00pm - Hack overview, examples, web programming tips & tools, APIs, etc
6:00pm - 7:00pm - Dinner, Play YQL/YDN Open tech talk
7:00pm - Q&A, find teams, brainstorm ideas

Thursday, October 15, 2009 - Douglas Crockford Talk: Javascript; The Good Parts

Location: Waterloo, Great DC 1304
Speaker: Douglas Crockford
6:00pm

Friday, October 16, 2009 - Saturday, October 17, 2009 - 24-Hour Hack

Waterloo Location: MC Lounge
U Toronto Location: Remote Hacking in Room

Friday, October 16, 2009 - Day 1

12:00pm - Kickoff/Lunch/24-hour Coding Fest begins. Register your hack here.
6:00pm - Dinner

Hack through the night ... plenty of caffeine, snacks, inspiration, games and fun provided.
Remote support will be provided at irc.freenode.net/hacku
(You can hack remotely, but must be present at the demos to win)

Saturday, October 17th - Day 2

8:00am - Breakfast and yes more caffeine
10:00am – Bus will bring Toronto students to Waterloo for final demos & celebration
12:00pm - Hack Day ends, and all submissions are due (demos follow)

View full list of hacks.

Hack Demo, Award Ceremony

Location: Waterloo Campus, The Bomber
12:30pm - Lunch served Introduction to Yahoo! Inc., Impact Entrepreneurship Group, HackU
12:45pm - Hack Demos & Judging
2:30pm - Awards and celebration!! 4:30pm - Bus Takes Toronto students home

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