SNAP Hackthon on 15-16 Oct 2015 in ESRIN

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The European Space Agency (ESA) is organizing the first Hackathon on community coding of open-source toolboxes for Sentinel missions. The event will be held on 15-16 Oct 2015 in ESRIN following the community consultation meeting on Earth Observation Open Science 2.0. Developers are welcome to apply before 10 Sep 2015 following indications available on

Can I join the hackathon over the web?

Probably yes. The event is not yet planned in detail. We’ll let you know via the STEP website how the actual organisation will look like.

– Norman

I have seen the agenda for the Hackathon on

Is any of the sessions going to be web streamed or recordings provided after the event?
Is there any other way to join this event remotely, as asked above?

Yes, we actually would like to allow for remote participation. But we don’t have the details yet how ESA will establish this. We’ll keep you informed here and on the EOScience 2.0 webpage.

Ok, we have setup a WebEx conference:
Meeting number: 237 173 207
Meeting password: This meeting does not require a password.

Find updated agenda here:

Thanks Forman. That was very useful.

Is Day 2 of the hackathon going to be on webex as well? The link you provided above leads to a meeting that has ended.

Oops, sorry! Here it is:
Meeting number: 231 783 489
Meeting password: This meeting does not require a password.

Presentation in hangout:


Is there any plans for a new hackthon event in 2016?




No plans yet. But if the interest is high. Maybe…