Chaitin School

of Software Engineering
an in-person community in london, uk

CivicTech Open Source Hack Night — Session #17

March 13, 2023, 6 p.m.

Do you want to work on open source but never find the time? Us too! Join us in an open source hack night. We also have food!

Bring Your Own Project. Some of ours are:

  • polis, an application for large scale open ended feedback, built with JavaScript, React.js, Node.js, Clojure.
  • decidim, a participatory democracy framework, built with Ruby and Rails.
  • wikiciv, a wiki for building civilization from scratch, built with MediaWiki.

What we do:

Fix a bug, implement a feature, setup infra, triage an issue, et al. for these and other open source projects.

Event notes

  1. Come with your laptop, we provide AC electricity and WiFi.
  2. We have food, usually pizza.
  3. This event is for people who feel comfortable working/coding on their own.
  4. There are no lectures or presentations, just coding, questions and conversations about coding, building, making.
  5. We figure things out as we go, we don't have all the answers :)

Location

We meet at Newspeak House in Shoreditch.

Address: 133 Bethnal Green Rd, London E2 7DG

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