GSOC Info Session

The Google Summer of Code, often abbreviated to GSoC, is an international annual program in which Google awards stipends to contributors who successfully complete a free and open-source software coding project during the summer.

Mar 21, 2023, 6:30 – 7:30 PM

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About this event

Are you a student interested in open source software development and looking for an exciting summer project? Google Summer of Code (GSoC) is a global program that offers stipends to students who contribute to open source software projects.

Join us for an information session to learn more about the program, the application process, and how you can get involved. During the session, you will hear from past GSoC participants and mentors, who will share their experiences and insights. You will also have the opportunity to ask questions and get advice on how to prepare a strong application.

Topics that will be covered include:

An overview of the Google Summer of Code program

How to find a project and a mentor

Tips for writing a strong project proposal

What to expect during the program

Success stories and experiences from past GSoC participants and mentors

This session is open to students of all levels, from beginners to advanced programmers. No prior experience with open source software development is required.

Whether you're interested in contributing to a specific open source project or exploring new technologies, the Google Summer of Code is a great opportunity to gain real-world experience, expand your skills, and connect with a global community of developers.

Don't miss this chance to learn more about the program and get your questions answered. We hope to see you there!

Organizers

  • Peculiar Abolade

    GDSC Lead

  • Bello Taiwo

    GDSC Co-lead

  • Ashaluwala Kazeem

    FrontendLabs

    Technical Lead- Mobile Development

  • Emmanuel Olaosebikan

    Technical Lead - Frontend Development

  • David Enikuomehin

    Technical co-lead - Frontend Development

  • Tolulope Adekunte

    Technical lead - Backend Development

  • Ademeji Michael

    Technical co-lead - Backend development

  • Kalu Samuel

    Technical lead - Data Science & Machine Learning

  • Akinleye Ayomide

    Technical co-lead - Data Science& Machine Learning

  • Paul Babatuyi

    Tuyi

    Technical co-lead - Cybersecurity

  • Michael Modu

    Technical lead - Devops

  • Israel Agbaje

    Technical lead - Design

  • Tosin Ayoola

    Technical co-lead - Design

  • Nwachukwu Philip

    Publicity Lead

  • Anuoluwapo Ogunrinde

    Event Lead

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