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<!-- [[Image:GCI-2018-results.png|thumb|right|333px|Top 5 OSGeo students from the GCI 2018 contest]]-->
 
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Central page for administering OSGeo participation in Google Code In 2018
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Central page for administering OSGeo participation in Google Code In 2019
  
 
= Background =
 
= Background =
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* OSGeo's gci-discuss mailing list, which is for students to ask general questions to OSGeo admins and mentors (subscribe at https://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/gci-discuss)
 
* OSGeo's gci-discuss mailing list, which is for students to ask general questions to OSGeo admins and mentors (subscribe at https://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/gci-discuss)
* IRC-channel: #osgeo-gsoc channel on freenode.net
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* Gitter (requires a Github account), https://gitter.im/OSGeo-GCI/community
** how to connect: choose your favorite IRC client, or go directly through browser with [https://webchat.freenode.net/?channels=osgeo-gsoc webchat]
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* Google's "Code-in Discuss" forum (mostly for general program questions, monitored by Google staff): https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/gci-discuss
 
* Google's "Code-in Discuss" forum (mostly for general program questions, monitored by Google staff): https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/gci-discuss
  
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* [[Victoria Rautenbach]] <libravatar email="victoria.rautenbach@gmail.com"/> (IRC nickname: "vrautenbach")
 
* [[Victoria Rautenbach]] <libravatar email="victoria.rautenbach@gmail.com"/> (IRC nickname: "vrautenbach")
''Contact OSGeo's administrators: gci-admin at osgeo dot org''
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* [[Rahul Chauhan]] <libravatar email="rahulnitsxr@gmail.com"/> (IRC nickname: "rahulworld")
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* [[Cameron Green]] <libravatar email="cameron.green@tuks.co.za"/> (IRC nickname: "CamGreen")
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* [[Frikan Erwee]] <libravatar email="ferwee@gmail.com"/> (IRC nickname: "FrikanRw")
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''Contact OSGeo's administrators: gci-osgeo at googlegroups.com''
  
 
= Interested mentors / volunteers =
 
= Interested mentors / volunteers =
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= Recommendations for Students =
 
= Recommendations for Students =
  
* https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Google_Code_In_2018_Recommendations_for_Students
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* https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Google_Code_In_2019_Recommendations_for_Students
  
 
= Tasks =
 
= Tasks =
  
 
* available on the GCI Dashboard when the contest starts on 2 December 2019: https://codein.withgoogle.com/
 
* available on the GCI Dashboard when the contest starts on 2 December 2019: https://codein.withgoogle.com/
* see the archive of OSGeo's tasks from the 2018 contest: https://codein.withgoogle.com/archive/2018/organization/5912217769738240/task/
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* OSGeo's 2017 tasks: https://codein.withgoogle.com/archive/2017/organization/5168183002529792/task/
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* OSGeo's tasks from the 2018 contest: https://codein.withgoogle.com/archive/2018/organization/5912217769738240/task/
 
* mentors: for bulk uploading tasks see steps [https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Google_Code_In_2019_Tasks#Bulk_Uploading_Tasks here]
 
* mentors: for bulk uploading tasks see steps [https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Google_Code_In_2019_Tasks#Bulk_Uploading_Tasks here]
  
 
= Application =
 
= Application =
  
* our OSGeo application as a mentor organization, see: [[Google Code In 2018 Application]]
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* our OSGeo application as a mentor organization, see: [[Google Code In 2019 Application]]
 
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= Kickoff (virtual) meeting =
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* 2018-09-13 at [https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?year=2018&month=09&day=13&hour=16&min=0 16.00 UTC]
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* On IRC in the '''#osgeo-gsoc''' channel on irc.freenode.net (connect directly in your browser via [https://webchat.freenode.net/?channels=osgeo-gsoc webchat])
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* agenda:
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** discuss ideas for tasks for the students (we need 25 tasks minimum for the application due 17 Sept)
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** plan to share mentor invites to all OSGeo projects
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= Lessons Learned =
 
= Lessons Learned =
 
 
* [https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Google_Code_In_2018_Lessons_Learned 2018], [https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Google_Code_In_2017_Lessons_Learned 2017]
 
* [https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Google_Code_In_2018_Lessons_Learned 2018], [https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Google_Code_In_2017_Lessons_Learned 2017]
  
= Mentor Representation at the Grand Prize Winners Trip =
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* 1 mentor will represent OSGeo at the GCI Grand Prize Winners trip on June 24-27, 2019 (more information on the [https://sites.google.com/view/2018-grand-prize-trip/home trip site]
 
* 1 mentor will represent OSGeo at the GCI Grand Prize Winners trip on June 24-27, 2019 (more information on the [https://sites.google.com/view/2018-grand-prize-trip/home trip site]
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Thanks to every student who participated. Everyone of you were amazing and I hope to see you all.
 
Thanks to every student who participated. Everyone of you were amazing and I hope to see you all.
 
Thanks to [[Victoria Rautenbach]], [[Jeff McKenna]] and Michael for being there when needed, and keeping the conversation alive. A very special thanks to [[Victoria Rautenbach]] for being the backbone of this. Of course all the mentors, Thank you for giving all the time and I hope to be a part of this along with all of you in the coming years.
 
Thanks to [[Victoria Rautenbach]], [[Jeff McKenna]] and Michael for being there when needed, and keeping the conversation alive. A very special thanks to [[Victoria Rautenbach]] for being the backbone of this. Of course all the mentors, Thank you for giving all the time and I hope to be a part of this along with all of you in the coming years.
 
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= 2017 pages =
 
= 2017 pages =
 
 
* see https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Google_Code_In_2017
 
* see https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Google_Code_In_2017
  
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= 2018 pages =
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* see https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Google_Code_In_2018
 
[[Category:Google Code In]]
 
[[Category:Google Code In]]

Latest revision as of 10:12, 28 November 2019

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Central page for administering OSGeo participation in Google Code In 2019

Background

Timeline

  • Full timeline
  • Oct 10 2019: Organizations can start drafting application to be mentoring organizations
  • Oct 28 2019: Application deadline (exact time) for mentoring organizations (we should have mentors and tasks by then - we need a minimum of 25 tasks by 17 Sept, but we should aim to have between 150 & 500 tasks in total before the contest begins)
  • Oct 29 2019: Mentoring organizations announced
  • Dec 2 2019: Contest opens for entries by student participants (exact time)
  • Jan 21 2020: Deadline for students to claim new tasks (exact time)
  • Jan 23 2020: All student work must be submitted; contest ends (exact time)
  • Jan 24 2020: Mentoring organizations complete all evaluations of students’ work (exact time)
  • Jan 30 2020: Mentoring organizations submit list of Winners and Finalists (exact time)
  • Feb 10 2020: Grand Prize Winners and Finalists announced
  • June (exact dates TBD): Grand Prize Winner’s Trip

Rules

  • Contest rules
    • Ineligible individuals (according to the above rules):
      • a resident of a United States embargoed country, Brazil, Italy, or Quebec (see Google's reasons; link to the Italian law about online contests),
      • ordinarily resident in a United States embargoed country,
      • participating as a Mentor in the 2019 Contest, or
      • otherwise prohibited by applicable export controls and sanctions programs.

Communication

Administrators

Contact OSGeo's administrators: gci-osgeo at googlegroups.com

Interested mentors / volunteers

Recommendations for Students

Tasks

Application

Lessons Learned

2017 pages

2018 pages