Creating an effective Github profile

McMaster University
Wed, Oct 7, 2020, 6:30 PM (EDT)

About this event

Having a GitHub Profile is a great way to showcase your skills as a Developer. Many Internship/Co-op roles ask for your GitHub profile to gauge your experience by going through your projects. This workshop will guide you on how to build an attractive GitHub profile with all of the necessities.

We will go through:

  • The basics of setting up a GitHub profile and why it’s important
  • How to showcase your work through open source and personal projects
  • Set up a beautiful GitHub profile README
  • Set up a basic GitHub portfolio page

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Speakers

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  • Kailin Chu

    Kailin Chu

    GDSC McMasterU

    President

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  • Ishita Wadhwa

    Ishita Wadhwa

    GDSC McMasterU

    Vice President

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  • Avani Sharma

    Avani Sharma

    GDSC McMasterU

    Marketing and Branding Co-Lead

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  • Bilal Shaikh

    Bilal Shaikh

    GDSC McMasterU

    Workshops & Talks Co-Lead

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  • Calista deVera

    Calista deVera

    GDSC McMasterU

    Community & Code Co-Lead

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  • Emina Burnazovic

    Emina Burnazovic

    Outreach Co-Lead

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  • Kishor Pandya

    Kishor Pandya

    Web Development Co-Lead

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  • Lydia Farag

    Lydia Farag

    GDSC McMasterU

    Community & Code Co-Lead

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  • Omar Alam

    Omar Alam

    GDSC McMasterU

    Workshops & Talks Co-Lead

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  • Parsa Salamatian

    Parsa Salamatian

    GDSC McMasterU

    Workshops & Talks Co-Lead

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  • Punya Cheema

    Punya Cheema

    GDSC McMasterU

    Outreach Co-Lead

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  • Rebecca Schmelzer

    Rebecca Schmelzer

    GDSC McMasterU

    Vice President

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  • Angela Wang

    Angela Wang

    GDSC McMasterU

    Community & Code Co-Lead

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  • Zareentasnim Kabir

    Zareentasnim Kabir

    GDSC McMasterU

    Community & Code Co-Lead

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  • Adarsh Patel

    Adarsh Patel

    GDSC McMasterU

    Web Development Co-Lead

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