HacktoberFest Bonny Island

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Cedars Productivity Hub

King Jaja Road

Bonny, RV

Nigeria

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It's Hacktoberfest 2019! Let's celebrate open source over food, drinks, learning, and great company!

About this Event

Hacktoberfest — brought to you by DigitalOcean in partnership with DEV — is a month-long celebration of open-source software.

To qualify for the official limited edition Hacktoberfest shirt, you must register and make four pull requests between October 1-31. No contribution is too small — bug fixes and documentation updates are valid ways of participating.

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Event Schedule

Let's celebrate open source over food, learning, and great company!

12:00 Noon - Registration

12:10 PM - Welcome Address by Richard Pepple

12:15 PM - Intro to Git/Github

1:00 PM - What is Open Source, and How to Contribute?

1:30 PM - Hack time, QA and fun!

4:30 PM - Close

We politely ask participants to arrive on or before 12:00 NOON so as to give us time attend to other participants and ensure a seamless flow of activities.

Venue

This meetup will be at Cedars Productivity Hub, Off King Jaja Street, Bonny Island, Rivers State Nigeria.

Who can attend?

This event is free and targeted to anyone interested in learning about and/or contributing to open source.

Rules

To qualify for the official limited edition Hacktoberfest shirt, you must register at Register for Hacktoberfest and make four pull requests (PRs) between October 1-31 (in any time zone). PRs can be made to any public repo on GitHub, not only the ones with issues labeled Hacktoberfest. If a maintainer reports your pull request as spam or behavior not in line with the project’s code of conduct, you will be ineligible to participate. This year, the first 50,000 participants who successfully complete the challenge will earn a T-shirt.

Read more about participation details here: Hacktoberfest Details

Please read the Hacktoberfest events Code of Conduct as we have decided to apply it in our event: Code Of Conduct

ABOUT THE ORGANIZERS

Vibranium Ville (TechnoVille) is a community of tech enthusiast, developers, Programmers, technologist and experts whose common objective is to build an economy that is not driven by oil and gas but on Technology. Through generating solutions to societal challenges I Bonny Island and the Niger Delta.

It seeks to create an ecosystem on the island that harnesses the raw talent and ingenuity of our people through development and technological education thus making them exportable to the market.

It creates the platform for both the young and old to meet, learn, Network and engage to grow themselves and thus the economy.

We believe in the power of the People when they are exposed and Informed.

Happy hacking!

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