Scratch your own itch! Eric Raymond’s The Cathedral and the Bazaar: • Every good work of software starts by scratching a developer’s personal itch. • To solve an interesting problem, start by ﬁnding a problem that is interesting to you.
Finally, we add creative individuals like YOU!
Open Hack EU 3• What’s going to happen in the next 34 hours?
Info.• openhackeu.pbworks.com• twitter • @openhackday - detailed event info • #openhackeu - add to all tweets• ﬂickr - #openhackeu11
Main Room 2nd Track Games Quiet Area Sleeping & Dining Room Press VIP lounge
Saturday Talks Time Track 1 Track 2 10am YQL: Select * for Hackers by Jonathan LeBlanc 11am Introduction to YUI 3 by Luke Smith Accessibility Innovations & Challenges by Ted Drake11:30am Achieving greatness with node.js by Reid Introduction to Yahoo! Search BOSS Burke by Rahul Hampole 12pm Introduction to Yahoo! Messenger API by Vivek Aggarwal12:30pm Server Sidedness by Douglas Crockford 1pm Enthusiast Sessions by Murray Rowan & Session Leaders 1:20 Hacking Kickoff by Todd Hay, and a few words by Varujan Pembuccian6:30pm The JSON Saga by Douglas Crockford
Jonathan LeBlanc 10amSelect * for HackersOpen Hack Veteran. photo by superﬂuity
11am Luke Smith Intro to YUI 3 photo by superﬂuity
11am - Track 2 Ted Drake - Accessibility Innovations and challengesphoto by ted drake
Introduction to Yahoo! Search 11:30 - Track 2BOSS by Rahul Hampole
12:00 Introduction toYahoo! Messenger API by Vivek Aggarwal
When it’s all over...• Publish your code on GitHub• Tell us when you’re hacks progress further• Stay in touch with other hackers• developer.yahoo.com/blog• @ydn on twitter
How to get the most out of this event?• Get the right skills in your team • Plenty developers, but designers are very handy.• Practice your pitch: 1 drive & 1 pitch• Find a subject matter expert? • Enthusiast Sessions, Yahoo! Crew, Other Hackers• Take breaks - Play, Get a Tattoo• Network / Community• Have Fun