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The NYC JavaScript & HTML5 Monthly Hackfest

  • Dec 12, 2012 · 7:15 PM
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The group is about connecting people who care about the web, who want to learn or expand their knowledge with JavaScript and HTML5 and related web technologies. We are developers, designers and thinkers in a 'hackathon like' format under the same roof.

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  • "Show & Tell" - 15 minutes lightning talks about exciting and interesting projects and ideas. Followed by 10 minutes shared Questions and Answers. 
  • The "Helpathon" - You bring your though (or simple) questions and the experts answer!
  • "Hackfest" - Collaborative hacking groups; Creating awesome web apps together. Great opportunity for beginners to learn, experts to teach and ideas to materialize.
  • "Reconvene" - Show the group's projects and plan the next meeting. 

Drinks and great food! :)

The Show & Tell section is a great kick-start for an evening of learning, it sparks interesting discussions, provide a stage for ideas and skills sharing.
Following, the Hackfest is when groups are formed to collaborate on projects, promoting a hands-on collaborative environment to learn from experts and create cool new web projects.

The Great Tournament - Every 6 months, groups will be able to compete their projects to win great prizes and funding for a more serious product development.

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  • Tony W.

    Nice meetup.

    December 13, 2012

  • edward v.

    when i tried to go back up to the 15 floor the doorman on the first floor told me that it wouldn't let you back on the elevator the doors to it auto lock or something I wanted to go back up but it wouldn't let me

    December 12, 2012

  • Thomas

    Hey I'm here. Doors seem to be locked. Are we still on for tonight?

    December 12, 2012

    • Zohar B.

      We're open ! :)

      December 12, 2012

    • A former member
      A former member

      Can anyone let me up?

      December 12, 2012

  • Zohar B.

    Today is all about meet & greet! If you have a cool tech to show or fun story to share - step forward! No organized agenda today :)

    December 12, 2012

  • Geert D.

    Network tonight w/ @zohar and many others at the @Kaltura meetup.
    We built an easy browse/search page for/with all attendees:

    Happy networking!

    December 12, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    How long is the meetup?

    December 11, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Will someone like me who knows no computer programming benefit from going to this to learn?

    November 29, 2012

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