Day 1: Welcome (to the Madness 😏)

Get to know your team, project and the other teams!

This is an example of the remote edition fo 2020. Go to the website of your specific edition if you want to figure out what's happening now!

09:00 [all teams] Introduction

Welcome to open summer of code! The topics we'll cover:

Get to know your team & your project

Who’s who & what do you do?

  • Icebreaker; get to know each other!

  • Share your skills, talents hobbies, …

  • Tell us what you can help other people with

What are we going to do?

  • Study the briefing

    • You can find the briefing in the folder of your team – which will be shared by your coach at the start of the week. Bookmark it!

  • Define goal

  • Compose list of questions for partner/client

13:00 Team & Pitch Prep

Prepare to introduce yourselves to the other teams!

  • Think of a team name that reflects your members and project

  • Create a crest together [Find out how]

  • Send over a picture of each team member (take a selfie with students and coaches

  • Create short pitch (to introduce the team and project, no slides needed). You can base yourself on the project description you made. Decide who pitches.

    • Team introduction (coaches and students)

    • Client introduction

    • Pitch the project goal

15:30 Live stream team presentations

Enjoy watching the other teams!

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