Introduction to FOSS - Hactoberfest 2020

Hacktoberfest Online Meetup

Friday October 2, 2020
11:00am to 04:00pm IST
Event is hosted online

Event Description

Ennovab presents before you "Introduction to FOSS Hacktoberfest 2020" — brought to you by DigitalOcean in partnership with Dev & Intel — is a month-long celebration of open-source software. The event promises an exhilarating ride to boost anyone's interest in open-source.

  • Get started with open-source with your first pull request.
  • Became more comfortable with Git on GitHub and through the CLI.
  • Interact with developers and open-source contributors.

No contribution is too small — bug fixes and documentation updates are valid ways of participating.

Can't make it to this online meetup? Hacktoberfest is virtual and open to participants from around the globe. Sign up to participate today.

Rules and Rewards

First, sign up on the Hacktoberfest site at To qualify for the official limited edition Hacktoberfest shirt, you must register and make four pull requests between October 1-31. Pull requests can be to any public repo on GitHub, not just the ones with issues labeled Hacktoberfest. If a maintainer reports your pull request as spam or spammy behavior, or not in line with the project’s code of conduct, you will be ineligible to participate.

Connect with other Hacktoberfest participants by using @DigitalOcean, @hacktoberfest, #hacktoberfest on your social media platform of choice.

New to DigitalOcean? Receive USD $100 in infrastructure credit at

Event code of conduct

Hacktoberfest meetups are welcoming, open, and inclusive. Please read our Events Code of Conduct before attending. Happy hacking!

Who can attend?

Locations have different requirements for who can attend. This location is open to the following:


[11:00 AM - 11:15 AM][Welcome]
[11:15 AM - 12:45 PM][Kickoff to Open Source]
[01:00 PM- 01:45 PM] [Workshop on Introduction to Python for Open Source]
[01:50 PM - 02:30 PM][Workshop on PR]
[02:30 PM - 03:10 PM][Talk on What they don’t tell you about open source / AMA]

Links & Resources


Chat platform where all the activities and fun happens.

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Ennovab Ap and 6 others

ENNOVAB, the Entrepreneurial Innovation Lab, aims to foster innovative, technological, and entrepreneurial thinking in the young minds of student entrepreneurs. ENNOVAB is a completely student-run lab that brings the entrepreneurial layer to this budding ecosystem of SRM University AP, as well as to Amaravati as a whole.