Zagreb Unikraft Hackathon

May 18-19, 2024

Unikraft and Algebra UniversityCroatian Association for Open Systems and Internet – HrOpenNational University of Science and Technology POLITEHNICA of Bucharest (NUSTPB)Romanian Open Source Education (ROSEdu) come together to organize the Zagreb Unikraft Hackathon to be held on Saturday and Sunday, May 18-19, 2024.

The hackathon will be organized as part of the DORS/CLUC 2024 conference.

To attend the hackathon, you don’t need the DORS/CLUC ticket, but if you register for the hackathon, you may request a discount code, 20%, via email!

request the discount code via email!

Support information and discussions will take place on Discord, on the #hack-zagreb24 channel.


To take part in the hackathon please fill this registration form by Sunday, May 12, 2024, 11pm CEST.


Please bring your own laptop. It’s best if you have a native Linux installed on your laptop, but other OSes (Windows + WSL, macOS) should work as well.

Make sure you have KraftKit installed on your system. Follow the instructions here.


The hosts of the hackathon are:

As part of the Unikraft community, Răzvan DeaconescuCezar CrăciunoiuȘtefan Jumărea and Radu Nichita will be on-site.


Saturday, May 18, 2024#

Time (CEST)Session
09:00-09:30Introduction to Unikernels and Cloud Computing
09:30-11:00Deploying Cloud Applications using KraftCloud
11:00-12:30Behind the Scenes: Using KraftKit to Operate Unikraft Applications
14:00-15:00Using Docker and Docker-based Filesystems
15:00-16:00Debugging Unikraft / KraftCloud Applications
16:00-18:00Hackathon start: Announce Teams and Projects. Start Coding

Sunday, May 19, 2024#

Time (CEST)Session
09:00-12:30Hackathon: Work on Project
14:00-16:00Hackathon: Work on Project
16:00-18:00Judging and Award Ceremony