Hackference is back for 2016

If you want to attend either the conference or hackathon in 2016, head to https://2016.hackference.co.uk

Melinda Seckington

Developer

FutureLearn
mseckington @mseckington

A little about Mel...

Melinda is a Ruby developer at FutureLearn, a social learning platform. She loves attending BarCamps, Hackdays and other tech meet ups, and since 2009 has been organising them at Geeks of London. She also writes at MissGeeky, a blog about all things geeky and girly.

How and Why We Run Internal Hackdays

Track 2

There are a lot of external hackdays happening around the UK nowadays, but how do you run one internally at a company for just your employees/colleagues? This talk looks at the differences between organizing external hackdays vs internal ones, the things that need to be considered when organizing an internal hackday and how to get everyone in your company involved (beyond just the developers).