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[Newcomer track] Poster Creation for Hackathon
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This session is for hackathon participants who want to create a poster to showcase their project and find collaborators. We will provide guidance on how to design and create an effective poster, as well as time for participants to work on their posters together.

Date and Time:

  • Tuesday, August 15, 2023
  • 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Room: 310


  • Participants should have a project that they want to showcase in the hackathon.
  • Participants should have basic knowledge of how to use poster-making software, such as Canva or GIMP.

What to Bring:

  • A laptop with poster-making software installed.
  • Your project's documentation and/or screenshots.
  • Any other materials that you think will help create your poster.

What to Expect:

  • We will start the session with a brief overview of how to design and create an effective poster.
  • Then, participants will have time to work on their posters together.
  • @JorisDarlingtonQuarshie will be available to answer questions and provide guidance.
  • At the end of the session, participants will have a completed poster that they can use to showcase their project in the project matching session.

Event Timeline

Slst2020 renamed this task from Poster Creation for Hackathon to [Newcomer track] Poster Creation for Hackathon.Aug 12 2023, 2:00 PM

@JorisDarlingtonQuarshie: Thanks for participating in the Hackathon! We hope you had a great time.

  • If this session took place: Please change the task status to resolved via the Add Action...Change Status dropdown.
    • If there are session notes (e.g. on Etherpad or a wiki page), or if the session was recorded, please make sure these resources are linked from this task.
    • If there are specific follow-up tasks from this session / event: Please create dedicated tasks and add another active project tag to those tasks, so others can find those tasks (as likely nobody in the future will look at the Hackathon workboard when trying to find something they are interested in).
  • In this session / event did not take place: Please set the task status to declined.

Thank you,
Phabricator housekeeping service

Well noted @Aklapper sure i will upload the slides to Commons and add the link to this task and close it by the end of the day.

Please click on Poster Session Presentation Slide to view the slides.
A list of projects that were created out of the poster session can be found on the Wikimania 2023 Hackathon showcase page or the outcomes page.

Please add your blog post to the Outcomes page or leave a comment below.