HacktoberFest 2023: Introduction to Open Source, Git & GitHub

Strathmore University - Nairobi, Kenya

As we gear up for Hacktoberfest 2023, join us as we learn about open-source projects and how to contribute and arm yourself with Git and Github skills to work on various projects.

Oct 14, 2023, 7:00 – 10:00 AM

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Key Themes

Open Source

About this event

Ever wondered how you could participate in this year's Hacktoberfest🤔

Through this event, we will dive into Hcaktoberfest and how you can participate. We also have a great lineup of speakers who will take you through an introductory session on Git, GitHub and open-source contributions to help you kickstart your open-source contributions at Hacktoberfest.

See you there!🥳



Saturday, October 14, 2023
7:00 AM – 10:00 AM UTC


Intoduction to Hacktoberfest
Introduction to Git and GitHub
Health break
Intoduction to Open Source
Q & A
Vote of Thanks & Closing


  • Willie Ng'ang'a Macharia

    Electrum Payments

    Software Engineer

  • Chris Achinga

    Swahilipot Hub

    Software Developer|Technical Writer


  • Nellius Kyalo

    GDSC Lead

  • Wanjiru Mbuthia

    Events Manager

  • Catherine Kuria

    IoT Lead

  • Maxwell Opondo

    Android Lead

  • Danroy Mwangi

    Strathmore University

    Design Lead

  • Melissa Kang'ara

    Cloud Lead

  • Tricia Nyoike

    Cybersecurity Lead

  • June Ngumbau

    ML/AI Lead

  • Shreeya Patel

    Strathmore University

    Social Media Manager

  • Alvin Lukilah

    Graphics Designer

  • Jimmy Chepkurui

    Web Development Lead

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