Difference between revisions of "Newline 2012/Call For Participation"

From Whitespace (Hackerspace Gent)
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 7: Line 7:
 
</pre>
 
</pre>
  
A newline marks the end of a line and moves the cursor to the next one. One could see it as a sign of progress. A newline gives you a whole new line to be filled. We are happy to announce that we see a newline ahead of us, namely the one that marks the beginning of our third year of existence. To celebrate this, we invite all of you to our anniversary weekend.
+
We like to invite you to the second installment of our annual hackerspace conference called Newline. It is an excellent opportunity to learn cool stuff, meet people, be creative with technology and drink beer.  
  
The event is planned for Friday the 30th and Saturday the 31th of March 2012 at Whitespace, Ghent, Belgium. Friday evening will be a social event. Saturday will be a day of talks and workshops followed by a fun activity in the evening.
+
This minicon will be held on Friday the 30th and Saturday the 30t of March. There will be an opening party on friday, followed by a day of talks, workshops and an old school hack challenge. Warm food shall be served in the afternoon and cold drinks will be served all day long.  
  
This is an open invitation to all of you to come to the event and moreover to actively participate by giving a talk or workshop. We are looking forward to all your ideas! We are looking forward to long talks, short talks, hands-on workshops and having an '''awesome''' time in our space. Feel like participating? Great! Get it touch with us! We're interested in all topics, especially if they are a bit out-there.  
+
We are a community driven event and are still looking for people who want to contribute. There are open spots in our schedule for talks and workshops. These can be about a wide range of topics,technical or other. If you are interested in giving a talk, please add your proposal here [0] or mail us at [1]. If you know someone that you'd like to give a talk, please forward this invitation to them. All speakers will be given a free Club-Mate!
  
We want to publish a preliminary program on the 1st of March 2012 and the final program on the 20th of March.
+
Don't ask what whitespace can do for you, ask what you can do for whitespace.
  
If you want to give a talk or workshop or you want to help us in any other way, please contact us on newline [at] 0x20 [dot] be. If you just want to come by please consider our non mandatory [http://newline.eventbrite.com registration]. (Not yet online)
+
[0] https://0x20.be/Newline_2012/Talk_proposals
 
+
[1] newline [at] 0x20 [dot] be
 
+
Thank you!
+

Revision as of 00:26, 18 February 2012

     __                  __ 2
| | |   |   | |   > | | |    
|\| |<< | < | |   | |\| |<<  
| | |__ |/ \| |<< | | | |__  

We like to invite you to the second installment of our annual hackerspace conference called Newline. It is an excellent opportunity to learn cool stuff, meet people, be creative with technology and drink beer.

This minicon will be held on Friday the 30th and Saturday the 30t of March. There will be an opening party on friday, followed by a day of talks, workshops and an old school hack challenge. Warm food shall be served in the afternoon and cold drinks will be served all day long.

We are a community driven event and are still looking for people who want to contribute. There are open spots in our schedule for talks and workshops. These can be about a wide range of topics,technical or other. If you are interested in giving a talk, please add your proposal here [0] or mail us at [1]. If you know someone that you'd like to give a talk, please forward this invitation to them. All speakers will be given a free Club-Mate!

Don't ask what whitespace can do for you, ask what you can do for whitespace.

[0] https://0x20.be/Newline_2012/Talk_proposals [1] newline [at] 0x20 [dot] be