Workshop on contributing to open source project

The Hacktoberfest events are organised to learn about open source and how to contribute to open source projects effectively.

Oct 12, 2022, 3:50 – 6:30 PM



Key Themes

Career Development

About this event

GDSC UNILAG is hosting a 3 day event to mark Hacktoberfest from Tuesday, 11th of October 2022 to Thursday, 13th of October 2022. At the end of the events participants should expect to:-

Know what Hactoberfest is and how to get a badge

Know what it means to contribute to open source projects

Know how to source for open source project to contribute to

Know how to navigate through the Hacktoberfest official discord server to find projects

Participate in a live workshop on contributing to open source

Learn necessary soft skills in contributing to open source

Know how to setup an open source project

Know how to maintain an active open source contribution presence even after Hacktoberfest

A lot has been planned. Make sure you RSVP for this event and secure your tickets.

Hope to see you there!


  • Francesco Ciulla


  • Hafsah Anibaba

    GDSC Lead

  • Paul Aderoju

    CMUL Lead

  • Khadijah Abdulkabir

    Design Lead

  • Emmanuel Ashinze

    Sponsorship Lead

  • Afolabi MERCY


    Tutors Lead

  • George Anya

    Outreach Lead

  • Temitope Kolawole

    Programs Lead

  • Jesus Akanle

    Content Lead

  • Olorundara Akojede

    ML Lead

  • Sharon Alawode

    Events Lead

  • Peace Marionbraide


    Community Lead

  • Paul Curious

    Technical lead

  • Ummul Khair Abdulrasheed

    Finance Team Lead

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