17-18 MARCH 2007

Hackers, activists, artists, educators are ask to come to develop the third Chicago/great lakes hackmeeting, oining free workshops, discussions and presentations on art, activism & technology; free vegan food all weekend.

Chicago hackmeetings are free conferences organized collaboratively by a rotating crew of hackers, activists and artists to host skillsharing workshops, critical discussions and presentations on hacktivist projects.

Scheduling and organizing Chicago hackmeetings is a public activity, open to anyone to contribute at public meetings or on the website:

This third Chicago hackmeeting is loosely themed around education as a component of radical social practice and educational institutions as sites of resistance.

Talks/workshops/discussions already being planned include:

•  Inside the One Laptop Per Child project ( and how electronic constructivist educational theories are being put into practice.

•  Counter-recruitment in Chicago schools.

•  Workshops on circuit-bending, net graffiti and electronic civil disobedience.

•  Open hack sessions : live coding collaborative software projects

•  Live performances and screenings Saturday night and an Artware Deathmatch Sunday night.