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Hacktoberfest 2019! Contribute to Open Source!

26th October 2019

10.30 am

University of Colombo School of Computing


What is Hacktoberfest?

Hacktoberfest is a month-long celebration of open source software run by DigitalOcean and DEV. Hacktoberfest is open to everyone in our global community. To participate, four pull requests must be submitted to public GitHub repositories. You can sign up anytime between 1st of October and 31st of October.

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Sri Lanka's best developers will be there to talk to you!

You'll meet open source developers from every field in IT!

Don't forget to collect all the swag we give away!

Our Story

The Mozilla Club in University of Colombo School of Computing is a non profitable organisation dedicated to keeping the power of the web in people's hands. This club is formed from a group of students with a passion for technology who meet regularly to advance by innovating and building on an open source projects that keep the web open. It was found on 1st May 2014. To become a part of the community you should use Firefox or any Mozilla products. This club enhanced the knowledge among students and build open source projects from the web. It is developed by the students capability of programmes and engage with it. The mission of our club is "Promote openness, innovation and opportunity on the Web". To achieve this goal we coordinate the creation of products like Mozilla Firefox OS, Mozilla Firefox for Desktop and Mozilla Firefox for Android. As a club we use a highly transparent, extremely collaborative process that brings together thousands of dedicated volunteers around the university.



Our Speakers

Milinda Laknath

Milinda Arambawela

Oshan Ivantha

Oshan Ivantha

Chamod Sandaru

Chamod Sandaru

Our Partners

Platinum Sponsor

Sysco Labs

Gold Sponsor


Official Knowledge Sponsor

Sysco Labs

Event Partners

FOSSLK Mozilla LK GitHub

Official Gift Sponsor

Sri Lanka Hosting Service

What people say

In open source, we feel strongly that to really do something well, you have to get a lot of people involved.

> Linus Torvalds

Certainly there's a phenomenon around open source. You know free software will be a vibrant area. There will be a lot of neat things that get done there.

> Bill Gates

Open platforms historically undergo a lot of scrutiny, but there are a lot of advantages to having an open source platform from a security standpoint.

> Sundar Pichai

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