Intro to Git + GitHub

For Students and Novice Developers who are looking for a quick jumpstart! Learn how to use git and github for faster development cycles, better team collaboration and building your own portfolio!

Oct 9, 2020, 4:30 – 5:30 PM


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About this event

For Students and Novice Developers who are looking for a quick jumpstart!

One of the most essential skills for development now a days that all developers and students of this field must learn. We are offering this session as a quick introduction for anyone who hasn't used git or barely started to use it. It will help them get familiarised with the main concepts of git, comnadline tool and use a hosting management site like github. You’ll learn how to keep track of the different versions of your code and configuration files. We'll also go through how to setup an account with a service called GitHub. Through this session you'll learn how to store your code's history in Git and collaborate with others in GitHub, where you’ll also start creating your own portfolio!

This is not a technical session so you won't need to follow along with your machine. No prerequisites, just come and enjoy our session! 

In this session you will:

  • Understand Git concepts and advantages 
  • Understand basic Git usage of cases you’ll need most often
  • Setting up Git on your local environment



Friday, October 9, 2020
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM UTC


  • Shorook Saleh

    Fullstack Developer | WTM Ambassador


  • Shorook Saleh

    Fullstack Developer | WTM Ambassador

  • Mariam Al-Mahdi

    Kuwait GDG Organiser


  • Zainab AlMeraj

    Kuwait University

    GDG Organizer

  • Hafsah ALmuhanna

    Kuwait University


  • Fajer D

    GDG Kuwait Organizer

  • Shaikha Sabti


    GDG Organizer

  • Eng. Abdulaziz Al-Ahmed

    GDG Organizer

  • Mubarak Albarrak

    GDG Kuwait Organizer

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Featured Attendees

  • Sa Mou

    freelance for Gov.

  • Homaiza Saud Ahmad

    University of Sharjah