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When and Where ?

Intel Shanghai, April 29-30

Intel will be hosting this years Xen Project Hackathon on April 29-30, 2015 at their Shanghai Site.

We will start at 9AM and finish at 5PM each day. There will also be an evening social event on April 29th : more details will follow.


Intel Asia-Pacific Research and Development Ltd.
No. 880, Zixing Road
Shanghai Zizhu Science Park,
Min Hang District
Shanghai (200241)
Tel: 86-21-61165000

Check out the event location on the map


May 29th

8:45 - 9:30 	Registration & Breakfast (Breakfast will be provided)
9:30 - 9:45	Welcome
9:45 - 10:30	Scheduling
10:30 - 11:30	Sessions 1
11:30 - 12:30	Sessions 2
12:30 - 13:30 	Lunch
13:30 - 14:30	Sessions 3
14:30 - 15:30	Sessions 4
15:30 - 16:00	Break 
16:00 - 17:00	Sessions 4
17:00 - 17:30	Plenary

Information about The Old Vinyl Factory

May 30th

9:00 - 9:45	Breakfast
9:45 - 10:15	Scheduling
10:15 - 11:30	Sessions 1
11:30 - 12:30	Sessions 2
12:30 - 13:30 	Lunch
13:30 - 14:30	Sessions 3
14:30 - 15:30	Sessions 4
15:30 - 16:00	Break 
16:00 - 16:45	Plenary: Share achievements
16:45 - 17:00	Closing

Recommended Hotel Options

Transport Information

Buses from hotels to the Intel Campus

We will be organising a bus service from the recommended hotels (see above) to the Intel site in the morning and the evening. Exact pick-up and return times will be published later.

Buses from hotels to the Intel Campus

Getting from the airport to the Hotels

Taxi's in Shanghai

Visa Invitation Letters

If you require an invitation, please send an e-mail to community dot manager at xenproject dot org. You should leave make sure that you have at least 2 weeks to organise a visa with your local Chinese Embassy after you have received the visa invitation letter. Please provide the following information:

Personal Information

  • Name
  • Gender
  • Date of birth
  • Nationality
  • Passport number
  • Full name of the company which you work for
  • Job title

Other Information

  • Date of arrival and leaving - note that you need a full itinerary in the visa application, but that in practice after you received the visa modifications to the schedule without notifying the Chinese Embassy is OK
  • State your role in the Xen Project Community
  • You will need to state who will bear the cost of travel to/from China and your accommodation in China

We will be processing invitation letters from the first week of March. Note that you do need to provide hotel information, when you apply for a Chinese visa. General information about receiving visa's to China can be found here.

Topics to Discuss, Code, Work on, ... at the Hackathon



Please add topics you want to discuss in this section as described above

I want to attend

Request an Invitation

In previous years we have requested for attendees to fill out a form and request an invitation. This was overly complicated, so we will revert back to a simpler approach. Please add your name to the table below. If your email address is not known in the Xen Community, please also add the name of your employer and send your e-mail address to community dot manager at xenproject dot org using "Request for Hackathon 2015 Invite" as subject line. This is important, such that we can e-mail more information to you.

I have an Invitation

We will email you instructions on how to confirm your invitation request.

Request invitation

  1. Add your name and org here

Confirmed attendees

Note that we only have a maximum of 50 spaces : please add your name below

  1. Lars Kurth, Citrix