[BangPypers] [HasGeek][Commerical] Fifth elephant data hacknight on July 14 & 15

kracekumar kracekumar at hasgeek.in
Sat Jul 7 09:57:53 CEST 2012


    HasGeek is organizing  data hacknight on July 14, 2012 & July 15, 
2012 in Bangalore & Pune.

What is hacknight ?

    Hacknight is intensive hacking on code where hackers form team and 
work on idea whole night. Data hacknight focuses on hacking data related 
projects. You can have look into HasGeek hacknights, 
http://www.youtube.com/user/hasgeek/videos?query=hacknight .

Who can join hacknight ?

    Data enthusiasts, geeks, designers, mathematicians and 
statisticians. Ofcourse any body who is passionate on hacking.

What can we do with data ?

  *      Finding patterns in datasets and coming up with interesting
    analytical models.
  *      Working on visualization challenges - how you would like to
    represent your data.
  *      Working with a new tool, such as R, Excel, Pig, Hive, Hadoop,
    Pydata, Numpy/Scipy.
  *      Building a cluster overnight, if you have set your eyes on the sky!
  *      Scraping data from sources and creating a repository.
  *      Other ideas that you may have!
  *      Or, take up one of our challenges and work with the datasets!

Propose your project ideas on http://beta.hacknight.in . Form teams, and 
hack your way to the glory of geekness!

If you have datasets that you would like to share with others, ... ... ...

This hacknight is part of a larger conference on big data, analytics and 
cross-industry applications called The Fifth Elephant. The Fifth 
Elephant takes place on 27 and 28 July, 2012, at the Nimhans Convention 
Centre in Bangalore. The hacknight is free if you have purchased your 
ticket to the event. If not, the entry fee is Rs. 500.

HasGeek will provide you with food, beverages and a cool hacknight 
t-shirt during the 16 hours of hacking. The t-shirt is free for anyone 
who stays the night, but only if they stay the night. You get it at the 
demo in the morning.

So what are you waiting for???

* Details *

Dates: 14 and 15 July, 2012

Time: 2 PM to 8 AM

Venues: CIS, Bangalore and AmiWorks, Pune

For queries, write to us on info at hasgeek.com <mailto:info at hasgeek.com>


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