Facebook developer team has revealed the schedule of Facebook World Hack 2012, a dedicated day-long competitive event for coders to develop a unique Facebook app, which is going to be organized around the globe throughout August and September. This time the event will be also held in Bangalore on September 17, 2012.
Announcing the competition James Pearce, Facebook developer advocate wrote on Facebook developer blog :
After the success of our Mobile HACK Roadshow back in March, and our f8 events last year, we were inspired to hit the road again. The World HACK series is designed to bring the Facebook Developer story to a new set of cities – homes to some of the world’s most vibrant and fast-growing developer communities.
Who can Participate?
World HACK gives you a chance to collaborate with your peers and speak one-on-one with Facebook engineers. Since this event is dedicated to coders, every coders whether he has developed an existing app that he would like to distribute on Facebook, or simply have a great idea for a social app that he hope to bring to life can participate in the event. The region-wise winner will be awarded an opportunity to visit the Facebook office and meet the team in San Francisco.
The topics which will be covered at the event are:
- Facebook APIs
- Mobile SDKs
- Open Graph
Venues and Schedules
The World HACK events are each one-day long, and will take place in 12 cities on the following dates:
- Austin, USA – August 23
- Mexico City, Mexico – August 27
- Buenos Aires, Argentina – August 29
- São Paulo, Brazil – August 31
- Berlin, Germany – September 11
- Taipei, Taiwan – September 11
- Jakarta, Indonesia – September 13
- Bangalore, India – September 17
- Barcelona, Spain – September 18
- Vancouver, Canada – September 20
- Warsaw, Poland — September 28
- Moscow, Russia – October 1
How to Participate in the Event?
In order to participate in the event there are five steps. Navigate to official website of Facebook World Hack event, click on your city listed there and then in new opened tab login with your Facebook username and password and follow the steps and instructions.