https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Hackathon_2015/Buddies is serving participants to find buddies, but we probably will need to offer extra help to match buddies. The goal is to have no participant without a buddy by the beginning of the event.
|Resolved||Qgil||T102790 Engineering Community quarterly review (as part of the Community Engagement review)|
|Resolved||Qgil||T93770 Engineering Community quarterly goals for April-June 2015|
|Resolved||Rfarrand||T93584 Goal: Most welcoming and productive Wikimedia Hackathon|
|Resolved||Rfarrand||T93069 Finding buddies for everybody at the Wikimedia Hackathon 2015|
|Resolved||Qgil||T89392 Plan to bring newcomers to our hackathons and integrate them|
The buddy system seemed to be a great success in the majority of the pairs, I am interested to collect feedback from the survey that will be sent out to all participants of the hackathon so see what people thought!