Global Code Retreat Day is a world-wide event based on the Coderetreat idea created by Corey Haines. This intensive practice event gives participating developers a chance to focus on the fundamentals of software development and design and improve their coding skills. This year the event will be hosted on the 8th December 2012 and once again will allow passionate software developers from all over the world to spend the day practicing the craft of software development using the coderetreat format.

This infographic shows some stats from the last year event, and is the invitation for the 2012 edition. The aim is to gather programmers from more than 200 cities so be prepared for really huge coding event. Among hosts one can find:

  • Mexico City
  • Huston
  • Barcelona
  • Pune
  • Stockholm
  • Miami
  • Prague
  • Hamburg

Did you know that Global Code Retreat Day lasts 34 hours and it’s still the same day ? Did you know that almost 2000 programmers were working together all over the globe ?

Find out more and join this beautiful initiative.

World Global Code Retreat Day - What its all about?