Open edX Contributors Meetup

Thanks to everyone who joined the contributors meetup yesterday! Really useful conversations and information, as always.

Here is the recording:

And the points from the agenda that were discussed:

  • Architecture update (Nimisha)
  • Comprehensive Theming deprecation in favor of MFE (Andres)
  • Marketing workgroup follow-up (Stefania)
  • Release working group & documentation update (Regis)

More details on the July 2nd Meetup Trello card.

Next meetup: July 16th at 14:00 UTC (timezone converter)

I will try to attend to the next meeting on the 16th if that’s okay? I would like to learn and listen on how I could contribute to this great project and community. :slight_smile:

@miker256 Sure! You’re definitely welcome to join, we can help you to figure out how you can contribute :slight_smile: Send me your email by PM, and I’ll add you to the meeting invite. (Anyone else willing to join to contribute too, you’re welcome to do the same!).

Here are the points from the agenda which were discussed at yesterday’ contributor’s meetup:

  • Marketing workgroup follow-up (Stefania)
  • Release working group & documentation update (Regis)
  • Core Committers program update (Nimisha, 3mns)
  • Technical Community Contributions (Nimisha)
    • Platform Backend Python APIs (EduNext)
      • Case study: Extract Sysadmin (MIT)
    • Django Pluggable Templates (OpenCraft)
    • MFEs
      • Deployment (EduNext)
      • Configuration
      • Theming
    • Documentation (OpenCraft, Overhang.IO)
      • Toggles and Features
      • Onboarding
      • Reference/Handbook

Here is the recording:

Details: July 16th Meetup Trello card.

Next meetup: July 30th at 14:00 UTC (timezone converter)

Don’t hesitate to suggest additional items for the agenda! And see you there :slight_smile:

Thank you to those who have joined the contributors meetup yesterday! Here are the main points we discussed:

  • Meet & greet newcomers
  • Backup for running the next two meetings
  • Marketing workgroup follow-up (Stefania)
  • Blended Development program (Marco)
  • Release working group & documentation update (Regis)
  • Core Committers program update (Nimisha, 3mns)
  • Technical Community Contributions (Nimisha)
    • Platform Backend Python APIs (Felipe)
      • Case study: Extract Sysadmin (MIT)
    • MFEs
      • Deployment (Felipe)
    • Hook based extensions proposal (Felipe)

And here is the recording:

Details: July 30th Meetup Trello card.

Next meetup: August 13th at 14:00 UTC (timezone converter). Don’t hesitate to suggest additional items for the agenda.

Thanks @nimisha for taking care of the Contributors Meetups while I was off - and thanks to everyone who has attended them! It was good to be back on Thursday for the last one. I’m posting its recording, and of the two meetups from August while I was away:

August 13th

Details: https://trello.com/c/150lyk2m/82-contributors-meetup-august-13th-agenda

August 27th

Details: https://trello.com/c/CaReWhlW/87-contributors-meetup-august-27th-agenda

September 10th

Details: https://trello.com/c/m4yIREVH/91-contributors-meetup-september-10th-agenda

Next meetup!

September 24th at 14:00 UTC

Details & agenda draft: https://trello.com/c/cjPqV19j/93-contributors-meetup-september-24th-agenda

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Don’t hesitate to suggest additional items for the agenda.