events: hillhacks pre-event in mcleod ganj

sat 18 oct

This event is part of a whole series of events, workshops, talks and discussions, leading into a main conference at 24th-26th October in Dharamshala.

The main hillhacks conference, to be held 24-28 October, is a series of workshops in Dharamshala/Himachal: different disciplines around technology getting together at the foothills of the Himalaya. There will be a Diwali fest with LEDs on Thursday the 23rd, and hands-on workshops in the two weeks before, not only among experts, but very much also with local kids and grown-ups.

topics

  • Firefox OS, by Jai Pradeesh, Mozilla Foundation
  • Wikipedia by Kondi, Wikipedia Foundation
  • Mapping your own assets by Arun Ganesh, Open Street Map
  • Internet History by SVA, CCC lead organiser
website: http://hillhacks.in/mcleod