Cheuk Ting Ho

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Python Sprint x Man Quant Technology 

Open Source Beginner’s Bootcamp

About me

Co-organizer of 

Open Source contribution

Creator of

Volenteer of

Open-source?

Huh?

WHAT is
Open Source Software?

WHEN did
Open Source Started?

Legend has it all starts with a printer...

Events that leads to the free software movement
 

  • In 1980 - Richard Stallman were refused access to the source code for the software of a newly installed laser printer
     
  • In 1983 - Richard Stallman launched the GNU Project
     
  • In 1989 - the first version of the GNU General Public License was published

WHY we like
Open Source?

Why we like Open Source?

  • Free!
  • Allow small companies and personal projects
  • Everyone can use that knowledge to advance
  • Encourage collaboration

Did you use any open source software? Can you name them?

WHO is involved in
OpenSource?

Everyone can participate in open source...

As long as you follow the rules:

  • Licences
  • Code of Conduct


You can be:

  • User
  • Contributer
  • Maintainer
  • Community manager

WHERE can I contriute to
OpenSource?

Anywhere you like, but if you want to work together...

  • Open Source Hackathon
  • Python Sprints - London, Dublin (TBC), Bonn (TBC), start your own
  • Conferences
  • Private sprints - just invite some friends, simple

HOW can I contriute to
OpenSource?

Step into Open Source Contribution - My First PR

Let's work in groups!

Open Source Beginner's Bootcamp

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