Wiki โ†’ Bangkok Open Source Festival '23

๐Ÿ‘พ Why?

  • an opportunity for programmers to build cool projects, explore and contribute, meet each other, and have fun together.
  • an opportunity for tech communities to join and work together, promote their group, and expose to new people and audiences.

โญ๏ธ Objectives (in brief)

  • Connect developers and communities from different circles
  • Promote Thai open-source projects and encourage developers to contribute to them
  • ๐Ÿ‘€ Hacktoberfest stopped giving physical swags and their policy prohibits making swags with the Hacktoberfest brand, so why not make our own?

๐Ÿค– How to get BOSF'23 swags

  • contributed 3 or more PRs to Thai repositories in the Thai Open Source Webring.
    • webring PRs also count i.e. adding your repositories, or your websites to the Webring.
  • or, joins 3 or more BOSF'23 events.

๐Ÿ’ซ Thai Open Source Webring

Project webring

  • Write a clear and descriptive
  • Has a clear contribution guidelines. Can be anywhere, e.g. in or a separate file.
  • Repo is made by Thais, or at least one Thai maintainer.

Maintainer webring

  • Ring of people who contribute or maintains projects
    • Name, GitHub, Key Projects, their Website

๐Ÿช Supporing BOSF'23

  • ๐Ÿšง More details soon
  • Methods
    • Monetary Sponsorship
    • Non-monetary Sponsorship (e.g. foods, swags)
  • Perks
    • Logos in BOSF'23 shirts
      • Cutoff on October 15th
      • Please send a monotone (single-colored) vector logo, e.g. SVG format.
    • Presence/Legos in the "Hacktoberfest Thailand 2023" event (+ last year's perks)
    • Presence/Legos on the BOSF website
    • Thank you post!

๐Ÿ™Œ Current Information

Current Events

  • Hacktoberfest Thailand 2023
  • Github Community Meetup
  • Intania Tech Festival
  • Xtoberfest
  • G0 Hack Club Meetups

Current Sponsors

  • WiseSight
  • Cleverse

Current Partners

  • Thai Programmer Association
  • Creatorsgarten
  • Thinc.
  • ITx
  • Spark Tech Thailand
  • Hack BKK

๐Ÿš€ Future Plan

  • We plan to scale up the campaign to the "Thai Open Source Festival" in 2024 -- nevertheless, people from other provinces in Thailand can still participate in this year's event as well, whether as a contributor, project maintainers, community managers, or else.


EDIT 4 October 2023 / @chayapatr