Hackfest Recap and GVP Career Day Prep

  • April 29, 2014 · 7:00 PM
  • ThoughtWorks

April runneth over with hackathons.  So let's get together for a recap, just in time for Startup Weekend in Atlanta.  We'll share our experiences, lessons learned and next steps.

Also, for those of you participating in the Global Village Project Career Day, we'll have a prep session, after the hackathon retrospective.  We'll go over  the agenda for the day and any best practices for presentation format.  It'll also give you a chance to ask any questions you have before the Career Day on Friday, May 2.

Bring your laptops and any questions you have.  Plenty of food and drinks will be provided. 

A huge thanks to our sponsor, ThoughtWorks, for making space on their calendar for us, on such short notice!  (Have I mentioned how awesome our sponsor is? :-)


Join or login to comment.

  • Lauren R.

    Unfortunately, I'm not able to make it due to illness :-(

    April 29, 2014

    • Erica S.

      So sorry to hear you were under the weather. Hope you feel better!

      1 · May 1, 2014

    • Lauren R.

      Thanks, Erica! I'm doing much better now. Hope to see you soon!

      May 2, 2014

  • AtlantaJanet

    Sorry can't make it tonight last minute conflict

    April 29, 2014

    • Erica S.

      Sorry you couldn't make it Janet, but hopefully you'll catch some of the upcoming workshops.

      May 1, 2014

  • Debi C

    Ladies, I'm still at the office putting out a fire - so sorry to no show :(

    April 29, 2014

    • Erica S.

      No worries, Debi. Hope to see you soon!

      May 1, 2014

  • Adrienne H.

    Hey all, the building is 100 Colony Square and we are on the 14th floor. The lobby doors lock at 7:00 PM so if you arrive after that, ping me at (four six nine)[masked] to let you in.

    April 29, 2014

  • kai

    Parking validated at this location?

    April 22, 2014

    • Erica S.

      I'm not sure, but I'll check with Ryanne and add that info to the meetup description.

      April 23, 2014

  • Heidi P.

    @Erica: Do you have any discounts for the Startup Weekend? I wanted to go as a developer but it's $99! Seems a bit pricy if we're offering to help and taking our own laptops along... I don't mind paying for my own lunch if that's the cost they're trying to cover.

    1 · April 15, 2014

    • Erica S.

      Hey Heidi, there is a general $50 off discount code for developers: "ATLDEV". I'll also share it with the group in tomorrow's newsletter.

      April 23, 2014

Our Sponsors

  • ThoughtWorks

    They give us a place to meet with free food and drinks.

  • O'Reilly

    Discounts on books, ebooks, videos and more

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Create a Meetup Group and meet new people

Get started Learn more
Allison

Meetup has allowed me to meet people I wouldn't have met naturally - they're totally different than me.

Allison, started Women's Adventure Travel

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy