Unlock the world of Open Source and Google Summar of Code GSoC with our workshop
Jan 20, 3:00 – 5:00 PM
Career DevelopmentOpen Source
About this event
Join us for Summer Code Crash: GSOC Challenge
Where coding is an adventure, and challenges turn into victories. Let's code together for a brighter future!
Welcome to "Summer Code Crash: GSOC Challenge," a workshop designed to make coding fun and help you explore the exciting world of Google Summer of Code (GSoC). Join us for an awesome experience where you'll learn cool stuff and get a chance to be part of something big!
What is Open Source?
Main Philosophy of Open Source
Benefits of Contributing to Open Source
Eligibility Criteria and Timeline
Find Your Passion and a Project to Contribute
Do I Have the Right Skills?
Learning the Right Skills - Git and GitHub
Make Your First Contact
Communicate Effectively and Ask Smart Questions
How to Understand Large and Complex Codebases
Document Your Journey
Tips For Success
Stipend: Earn a financial stipend for your contributions during GSoC up to $1500 - $3000, turning your coding passion into a rewarding experience.
Global Exposure: Showcase your coding skills on a global stage, gaining recognition from the wider tech community and potential employers.
Career Enhancement: Boost your resume with GSoC participation, demonstrating real-world contributions and opening doors to enhanced career opportunities.
Skill Development: Sharpen technical and soft skills through hands-on contributions, fostering continuous learning and growth.
Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded individuals and industry professionals, building a valuable network for mentorship and collaboration.
Personal Growth: Experience personal development as you overcome challenges and make meaningful contributions to open-source projects.
Access to Resources: Gain access to a wealth of learning resources, including tutorials, documentation, and community forums.
Project Ownership: Take ownership of projects and see your contributions implemented in real-world applications, contributing to your sense of achievement.
Recognition and Awards: Receive recognition for your efforts within the open-source community, with potential awards or certificates for outstanding contributions.
Resume Boost: Enhance your resume with a notable entry showcasing your GSoC participation, highlighting your hands-on coding experience.
Long-Term Opportunities: Open doors to long-term involvement within the open-source community, with opportunities for mentorship and leadership roles.
Learning Collaboration: Develop collaborative coding skills, effective communication, and teamwork in a real-world software development environment.
📅 Date: January 20, 2024
⌚ Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM PKT
📍 Venue: Bevy Meet
GDSC Riphah International University - Islamabad Campus