HTML5 App Hackathon

May 5-6, 2012 · Berlin, Germany

Join the 5apps crew and lots of fellow Web geeks for 2 days of hacking client-side JavaScript apps, powered by HTML5 and friends. Build awesome things together, and check out the latest Web platform features in action. All in a relaxed, hacker-friendly atmosphere, that will make you want to stay after the weekend.

Venue

The event will take place at the 5apps Rebel Base, above Betahaus in Berlin Kreuzberg:

Get there with the U8 to Moritzplatz (5 minutes from Alexanderplatz, 1 from Kottbusser Tor)

Schedule

Saturday, May 5th

9:00 Doors open
10:00 Welcome session
10:30 Hacking begins!
14:00 Lunch
19:00 Snacks & drinks

Sunday, May 6th

10:00 Doors open
13:00 Lunch
18:00 Hacking ends
18:15 Demo hour

Berlin Web Week

The Hackathon is scheduled right in the middle of the Berlin Web Week, a week-long festival consisting of many conferences and smaller events, bringing thousands of digerati to Berlin. Check out their calendar for things to do before and after the weekend.

FAQ

  • Who is invited?

    Web developers of all kinds, Web designers, UI designers, and generally everybody who wants to build cool stuff based on Web platform technologies.

  • What are the rules?

    There are no rules! You can hack on whatever you’d like at the event. You bring an idea or decide what to work on when you arrive. You can come with a team or we will set you up with one at the event. It’s entirely up to you.

  • What age do I have to be to participate in the Hackathon?

    There are no age restrictions for the Hackathon.

  • What do I need to bring to the Hackathon?

    Just bring your laptop with whatever software you plan to use. Everything else will be provided. We'll also have some gamepads, lots of mobile devices and other testing hardware around.

  • Will food and drinks be provided?

    We'll have warm lunch on both days and plenty of snacks throughout the day. Plus coffee, tea, and cold drinks at all times, of course. We'll have vegetarian options for all meals as well. If you have special dietary requirements, please let us know before the event and we'll try to accomodate them.

  • I have another question. How can I contact you?

    Ask us anything on Twitter or via good old email.

Registration

All seats are taken, we’re afraid. We may add some more though. Please be patient.

Sponsors

Many thanks to our fantastic partners, without whom we couldn’t bring you this event!

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HTML5 App Hackathon Join the 5apps crew and lots of fellow Web geeks for 2 days of hacking client-side JavaScript apps, powered by HTML5 and friends. Build awesome things together, and check out the latest Web platform features in action. All in a relaxed, hacker-friendly atmosphere, that will make you want to stay after the weekend.