Hackakl: Thank you to all participants and supporters

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retro
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Retrospective

What we did well What could do better next time Free food and drink Open event, no restrictions Free coffee Design desk Hack ops desk Mix of devs and non-devs Awesome venue Vendor presence was appropriate Impressed there was working software WIFI worked flawlessly Good freebies Ran smoothly, no WIFI issues, ontime events Great snacks […]

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Organiser’s Observations

After four months of organising, what had been an idea started to take shape. As the organiser all the unanticipated issues from your decisions became really obvious. Despite the odd glitch the participants were highly engaged and many had already started on their projects in advance. Due to the size and scale of the Sir […]

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Participants Feedback

HackAKL was great! There were a lot of people there on the Saturday, and while there was a drop off to the Sunday, 40 teams got something entered, and the ten that got through to the final round were all of high calibre. At the very least you need to see Blunder, which is Tinder for […]

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From the Support Team

Wow, what an awesome event over the weekend with over 340 civic hackers descending upon AUT for the first “civic hackathon” HACKAKL. The vibe was electric with vendors, hackers, organiser’s and judges all poised to reveal some great idea’s. Saturday started with registrants coming through the door from 8.15am and setting up what was to […]

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