Stepping into the world of Open Source

Hacktoberfest Online Meetup

Saturday October 10, 2020
8:00pm to 10:00pm UTC+05
Event is hosted online

Event Description

MLSA Islamabad in collaboration with NUST Cyber Security Club presents Hacktoberfest, a month-long contribution to Open Source. Are you new to Open Source? Then fear not, as our instructors will be guiding you step by step to understand the basics and how to interact with GitHub to make pull requests and host your own projects.

On the sidelines, you will also get to know about the GitHub Student Pack and network with other developers from around the world.


Arsalan Khattak - Junior Team Lead
Aashir Sohail - Co-Technical Lead MLSA Islamabad

Who can attend?

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


8:00 - 8:10 - Opening Note by Usman Aslam Co-Manager MLSA Islamabad
8:10 - 8:30 - Intro to Hacktoberfest
8:30 - 9:10 - Git and GitHub
9:10 - 9:20 - GitHub Student Pack
9:20 - 9:40 - Making Your First Pull Request
9:40 - 9:50 - Networking on Skribbl
9:50 - 10:00 - Wrap up

Links & Resources


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Hosted by

Arsalan Dilawar and 5 others

Microsoft Learn Student Ambassadors - Islamabad is Pakistan's city wise chapter powered by Microsoft. MLSA Islamabad focuses on empowering the masses through the latest technological trends and much more!