Hacktoberfest in Berlin

Women Techmakers Berlin
Sat, Oct 13, 2018, 11:00 AM (CEST)

About this event

Happy Hacktoberfest everyone!

Hacktoberfest is a partnership between Digital Ocean, GitHub, Twilio and Microsoft, where we are celebrating open source software during the entire month of October, for the 5th year. Support open source and earn a limited edition T-shirt!

★ The steps are simple ★
- sign up at the Hacktoberfest website (https://hacktoberfest.digitalocean.com/)
- make at least 5 pull requests between 01–31/10 to any public repo on GitHub
- get a Hacktoberfest t-shirt and stickers sent to you!

★ Hacktoberfest in Berlin ★
To celebrate Hacktoberfest in Berlin, Women Techmakers Berlin + the Go User group are getting together on 13/10 at Full Node. Drinks and snacks will be provided!

★ You can come at any time and hack with us. The volunteers of the event will be wearing a special badge - feel free to approach them with questions! It's ok to come for just 1-2 hours.

★ If you need help opening a GitHub account, making your first PR, or any other thing - join us, we will be there to answer your questions!

★ If you are already familiar with contributions on GitHub and just look for a nice environment for your Hacktoberfest hacking - join us!

★ If you want to introduce your open source project for contributions during the event - join us!

★ If you want to give a few hours and help others as a volunteer (doesn't have to be for the entire event duration) - join us!

★ What kind of open source contributions can I make?
New code, bug fixes, translations, proofreading, documentation and anything else you have in mind.

★ FAQ ★

★ Hacktoberfest is an online event open to everyone in our global community, including all genders, levels, professions, etc.
★ It's completely free
★ The Hacktoberfes t-shirt+stickers will be shipped to you by Digital Ocean after the Hacktoberfest celebrations are done, and the team confirmed you followed all the steps
★ If you don't have a project to contribute to, we will help you find one
★ If you can't attend but still want to contribute - you can follow all the steps in your free time, this event is a get-together for the community

★ ABOUT THE BERLIN GO USER GROUP ★

The Berlin chapter of Google Developers Groups for Go was established in 07/2011 and is meeting on a monthly basis since. We love hearing about projects of our members, discuss the language development and network with local Gophers and companies.

Follow us on Twitter:
http://twitter.com/gdgberlingolang

Join us on Meetup:
https://www.meetup.com/golang-users-berlin/

★ ABOUT WTM BERLIN ★
At Women Techmakers Berlin we have been encouraging diversity in tech in Berlin since 2015. We strive for visibility, networking and resources to make the tech community of Berlin inclusive. We are one of the most active chapters of the global Women Techmakers program run by Google.

Our meetup groups are always open to people of all backgrounds, regardless of gender, age, race, expertise, etc. - everyone is welcome!

Follow us on TWITTER:
https://twitter.com/wtm_berlin

Join us on FACEBOOK:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1106085959408694

And join is on SLACK:
http://slack.wtmberlin.com


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