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When: Friday 6 June 2014 - Sunday 8 June 2014
Hours: 09:00 ~ 20:00
Where: Erudify, Zurich, Switzerland

Talks from: Simon Marlow & Edward Kmett!

Switzerland has its own power sockets. We can't provide converters for everybody so make sure to bring one along. Do note that the Europlug will fit in a Swiss power socket. There's an electronics shop Fust Center Eschenmoser very near our office where you can buy converters.



1 About

On the first weekend of June 2014 the Zurich HaskellerZ Meetup group will organize ZuriHac 2014, a three day Haskell Hackathon hosted at the Erudify offices. This is the third Haskell Hackathon in Zurich. The previous two were ZuriHac2013 and ZuriHac2010.

The Haskell Hackathon is an international, grassroots collaborative coding festival with a simple focus: build and improve Haskell libraries, tools, and infrastructure.

This is a great opportunity to meet your fellow haskellers in real life, find new contributors for your project, improve existing libraries and tools or even start new ones!

2 Sponsors


Erudify will host the Hackathon.


Google Switzerland is providing financial support

3 News

17 November 2013
Added wiki page
22 January 2014
Opened registration

4 Registration

To register please fill in this form

5 Location


Zurich, Switzerland

To learn more about the city, please see the Wikipedia and Wikitravel articles.

5.1 Getting around

Google map with important places

Local transport links:

Getting to the Zurich Youth Hostel from the Airport

Take any train that stops at Zurich Bahnhof Hardbrücke, transfer to the 33 Trolley bus going direction Morgental. Take 33 to Jugendherberge and you will see the Hostel.

A note on day tickets:

Day tickets in Zurich run for 24 hours and can be used on all forms of transport, bus, train, tram.

You can buy tickets from the ticket machines.

6 Schedule

6.1 ZuriHac

6.1.1 Friday

Hacking hours: 10:00 to 18:00. Introduction

Please come before 11:00. At 11:00 there will be projects introduction and discussion.

6.1.2 Saturday

6.1.3 Sunday Demoday

7 Attendees

See the list of people who are already signed up for ZuriHac 2014.

8 Projects

See the projects page.

9 IRC, Twitter

The main communication channel during the Hackathon will be our IRC channel: #zurihac at Freenode.

#zurihac is our Twitter/Google+ hashtag as well.

10 Organizers

The events are organized in name of the Zurich HaskellerZ meetup group by the following people:

  • Johan Tibell (Google)
  • Alexander Bernauer (Google)
  • Thomas Schilling (Erudify)
  • Simon Meier (Erudify)
  • Dominic Small (Erudify)
  • Bas van Dijk (Erudify)

For any questions or emergencies, you can always call Bas (Bas van Dijk.png) at +41 791 285 624 or send an email to