Introduction to Open Source Contribution through Git: Hacktoberfest Edition!

Technology House, 2nd Floor, Space 7, JKUAT, Juja, 00100

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology - Juja, Kenya

Open-source contribution through Git in Github/Gitlab

Oct 21, 2021, 3:00 – 6:00 PM

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About this event

This will be a guided full-scoped session covering the essentials of Open-Source Contribution through Git. We will cover almost everything beginning from the very basics up to the advanced concepts that can definitely super-charge your software development experience.

Topics will be: Linux Basics, Bash Basics, Git Intro, Git in depth(Branching, Rebasing, Conflicts etc), Github basics, Github in depth(Forking, Pull Requests, Issues)

Prerequisites: PC running any OS. 

Disclaimer: Windows OS users should install Git Bash

It will be just enough git to be dangerous.  

When

When

Thursday, October 21, 2021
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM UTC

Speaker

  • William Otieno

    Legal Tech Kenya

    Backend Software Engineer

Organizers

  • Gabriel Okemwa

    GDSC Lead

  • Sebastian Muchui

    IoT Track Lead

  • Andrew Nzioki

    Web Development Track Lead

  • Arnold Keter

    Data Science track - Karen Campus

  • Peter Chege

    Mobile development Lead

  • Clinton Njogu

    Blockchain/Web3 Track lead

  • Chris Macharia

    Cyber-Security Track Lead

  • HILLARY OMONDI

    GDSC JKUAT

    GDSC CO-LEAD

  • Erick Otuoma

    StackUp

    Data Science Track Lead

  • Valarie Chebet

    GDSC CO-LEAD Karen Campus

  • Ruth Gitau

    Social Media and Outreach

  • Alfred Warui

    Web Dev Lead - Karen Campus

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