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== Dates/Location ==
== Dates/Location ==
* Tuesday, March 7th
* Tuesday, March 14th
* 9:00-12:00 and 13:00-16:00 (UTC-6)
* 9:00-12:00 and 13:00-16:00 (UTC-6)
* [ Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería, Recinto Universitario Simón Bolívar]
* [ Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería, Recinto Universitario Simón Bolívar]

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This is Fedora at, session 0


Event Description is a program of Fundación Uno with collaboration from the National University of Engineering in Nicaragua, based on the course CS50 of Harvard University, "Introduction to the intellectual enterprises of computer science and the art of programming." Students in this course must set up a virtual machine image that contains all the packages required to check and submit solutions to the problem sets, and this is based on Fedora.

This will be the inaugural lecture for CS50 students (even though anyone not taking the course is invited to join) that will introduce them to Fedora, the Fedora Developer Portal, and the Fedora Project community. We will start by giving an overview of the Fedora Project and then provide tips and examples on how to maximize your productivity, trying to stay relevant to the course.

Event Owners

Fedora Representatives

Fedora Representatives
List the Fedora people here who are representing Fedora at this event including links to their personal wiki pages. When possible note the capacity in which each person will be representing the project. Some might be helping at the booth, others might be speaking, others might be running special Fedora activities at the event, etc.

Event Schedule

Topic Speaker Time Requirements
Fedora Project Overview Eduardo and Porfirio 09:00-09:30 Datashow
Linux commands and bash Neville A. Cross 09:30-10:00 Datashow x2
Linux-related employment opportunities after CS50 Daniel Drake 10:00-11:00 Datashow
Getting started with the Git Porfirio A. Páiz 11:00-11:20 Datashow
A brief introduction to Docker Porfirio A. Páiz 11:20-11:40 Datashow
Fedora Workstation: dev.fp.o Porfirio A. Páiz 11:40-12:00 Datashow


  • CS50 IDE offline with Docker and Fedora demo
  • Brief GSoC program overview

Important Deadlines

Presentation submission: Sunday, March 5th.

Event Budget

Item Cost Comments
Pizza USD$138.00 This is the total amount for 10 pizzas after taxes, packaging and delivery included
Coke USD$22.00 This is the total amount for 10 3L bottle of Coke.
Plastic cups USD$12.19
ICE USD$3.22
Tissues USD$2.30
Swag, media, flyers USD$0 Using already available resources

Total: USD$177.71

Travel Subsidy Requests


Event Report