SAVE THE DATE for the Spryker Hackathon (March 13-14)!

Lauren Kulwicki
Lauren Kulwicki Senior Community Manager Sprykee Posts: 177 ⚖️ - Guardians (admin)
edited February 29 in Spryker News

Exciting times ahead! 🚀 We're thrilled to announce that we've been planning behind-the-scenes for our first Spryker Hackathon in 2024, and we're ready for YOU to join us! Mark your calendars for an unforgettable 1.5 days filled with learning, collaboration, and innovation.

Quick Info:

📅 When? March 13-14, 2024.

📍 Where? Spryker HQ, Berlin.

💵 Cost? It's on the house, that's right, free entry!

👥 Who's Invited? Developers, Architects, Technical Product Owners, and anyone in a technical role working with Spryker.

🔶 How to register 🔶 Visit  https://commercequest.space/home/leaving?allowTrusted=1&target=https%3A%2F%2Fevent.spryker.com%2Fhackathon-march-2024  and click the "Sign up today" button to share your registration details.

The theme is….“The one thing”: Double your development speed!

Everyone has experienced “the ONE thing": Imagine, you're using a framework that you already know upside-down. Everything seems to work, until that one thing happens - you're now stuck on the issue that you already faced before; in fact, you have faced this issue hundreds of times! It might be a bug, a missing helper or a code generator, or an architecture design flaw that forces you to spend more time and write more code.

You have faced it so many times and felt helplessness. But if this One Thing gets fixed, you would be so much more efficient at your work!

So now it’s your time! It’s time to change Spryker PHP Framework so you get maximum benefits from it and become faster at all the hard work you do. From our side we guarantee that the best implementations will be reviewed and released by our Core Team, and the best ideas will be taken into the roadmap evaluation 🏆️

Note: We'll award prizes according to this theme but you are always welcome to choose to work on something else if you like! Maybe there's an existing Hack project you'd like to continue, or something else Spryker-related that interests you…go for it! :)

Event Highlights:

  • Online Pre-session (March 11th): Dive into ideation and setup online.
  • On-site Day 1 (starting 15:00 CET): Socialize and kick off with a welcome dinner.
  • On-site Day 2 (full day starting 9:00 CET): The Hackathon officially begins!

More info:

You can find more event information, including the agenda updates, here at https://commercequest.space/events/22 .

For questions:

Just post in the comments below! You can also DM @Lauren Kulwicki or one of the Community Crew :)

We really hope to see you there, it's gonna be a good one! 🚀

🌐 Code Collaboration with MIT License

We encourage all participants to publish your code under the MIT License, making it available for anyone to use or modify. An open-source license empowers our whole community to freely use and build upon the contributions that we experience and create during hackathons. Embracing open-source principles ensures maximum impact and minimizes copyright complexities so we really encourage it. Here's some more info if you're interested. Let's code together for a stronger community!