Introduction to Hacktoberfest

University of Lay Adventists of Kigali (UNILAK) and Kaduna Polytechnic, KK 508 Street, Kigali, 0000

Learn what is open source, how to contribute towards it and how important it is in developer ecosystem.

Oct 27, 2023, 2:00 – 3:30 PM



Key Themes

AccessibilityCareer DevelopmentCompose CampGoogle CloudOpen Source

About this event

This is a hands-on workshop that is cohosted among various communities in Sub Saharan Africa. It is intended to introduce developers to Open Source and how to contribute to the growing community.

What to expect:

1. Get introduced to Git and GitHub.

2. Get to know the benefits of using version control system as a developer.

3. Learn how to contribute to Open Source Projects.

4. Make your first contribution to open source project.


Welcome and introduce speakers
Speakers Talk


  • Seldorna Kullie

  • Matthew Isaac

    GDSC Lead


University of Lay Adventists of Kigali logo

University of Lay Adventists of Kigali

Ingressive for Good i4G logo

Ingressive for Good i4G


  • Seldorna S. Kullie

    University of Lay Adventist of Kigali

    GDSC Lead

  • Pro Payzine

    Google Developer student clubs (UNILAK)


  • SHEKINAH Noella

    Unilak university

    Event Planner

  • Umwiza Djamila

    Partnership Lead

  • Issa Adam Tidjani

    Recruitment Lead

  • IDUHIRE Fabrice

    Technical Lead

  • Markerson D. Flomo


    Social Media Lead

  • Andrew Beyan

    University of Lay Adventists of Kigali

    Graphics Design Lead

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