GSOC Admin Sprint - January 2020, Malaga (Spain)

By Sandra Decoux on 2020-01-20 07:26 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

Attendees: Puneet Kala & Sandra Decoux Wednesday 15th January Work on the GSoC 2020 Application. We will be informed on February 20, 2020 if Joomla has been accepted to participate as a mentor organization Asked JBS for a new label “GSoC” so that students can identify easily what they can work on Thursday 16th January Blog post for application accepted / rejected written Mentor Applications We already had 12 mentors for our 5 projects We received 4 applications via the...

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GSoC 2020 Meeting - December 5, 2019

By Sandra Decoux on 2019-12-06 05:37 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

Puneet Kala, Sandra Decoux, and Benjamin Trenkle held a meeting on December 5rd, 2019 to discuss each idea submitted by the community. The idea selection was refined thanks to Benjamin's wise advice. The team had to decline some proposals for different reasons: lack of resources (mentors, maintenance…), behind the scope of GSoC program, not a core feature.Thanks to Benjamin, some ideas have also been rethought in order to fit GSoC and Joomla CMS. In order to provide a good definition of each...

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GSoC Admin Meeting - December 3, 2019

By Sandra Decoux on 2019-12-04 07:34 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

GSoC Admins (Puneet Kala & Sandra Decoux) held a meeting on December 3rd, 2019 to plan Joomla application/participation to Google Summer of Code 2020. GSoC 2020 Admins went through the idea lists - (Total of 21 project ideas) - Admins would like to thank all the people who took the time to submit ideas. Puneet will organize a meeting with J4 Release Lead (George) and Production DC (Harald) to finalize the idea list. Sandra will contact different people to find someone to take over...

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GSOC Admin Team Meeting, April 2019

By Puneet Kala on 2019-04-06 05:05 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

Attended: Puneet, Sandra, Tobias Absent: Yves Topics discussed during the meeting:  Discussion about GSoC Projects and how many slots/students we should request for GSoC 2019 edition Considered the possibility to have GSoC Summit after 15th June 2019.  Google Season of Docs is announced and the team will work on application and Idea process in the next 4 weeks,  Sandra has prepared documentation for GSOD, please read here for more...

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GSOC 2019 Phase 1

By Puneet Kala on 2019-02-07 16:53 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

This is a general Update for teamwork report, which includes all the major update including the meeting we had on 07th Feb 2019. The GSoC Team had several meetings during the past few months starting December 2018 and here are the things that we worked on.  Application for GSoC 2019 was submitted to Google, Deadline was Feb 06, 2019 Call for Mentors to join our team for GSoC 2019 edition, Published on Twitter and several other social media platforms.  A lot of Documentation...

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GSoC Admin meetings August, 2018

By Puneet Kala on 2018-08-01 18:25 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

Meeting Attended by: Puneet, Yves, Sandra, Tobias. Meeting Date: 01-August-2018 Mentor summit discussion, all the possible candidates who showed interest in attending the mentor summit were discussed. The team is going to plan a sprint for the mentors & admins..and it will mostly be clubbed together with another event to save money and manage the limited budget we have. Project evaluations, and performance of each Project team were discussed. Discussed overall gsoc-18 experience,...

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GSoC Team sprint November 2017

By Puneet Kala on 2017-12-08 05:13 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

  GSoC Sprint Italy 2017-11-21 to 2017-11-26   Attendees: Sandra Decoux (Admin), Rowan Hoskyns Abrahall (Liaison), Puneet Kala (Admin), Yves Hoppe (Admin)   Google Summer of Code team officially started working on GSoC-2018 edition, we started publishing articles relevant for 2018 program, here are the things achieved during the sprint:     To see the status of projects from GSoC-2017 please access the document here   Call for Idea’s was...

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GSoC Team Meeting and Updates July - August 2017

By Puneet Kala on 2017-08-02 11:30 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

Attendees: Puneet Kala, Sandra Thevenet, Yves Hoppe   2017-08-01, 17:37 GMT +2 Each project's current status was discussed during the meeting. After second Evaluation, we have a total of 8 Passed Projects and 1 Failed (Routing Improvement) project. Instruction points for students were discussed and finalized as we go into the final weeks of GSoC. Instruction points for Mentors were discussed. A Google form has been shared with Mentors to send two members to...

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Team Report Updated, Jan- April 2017

By Puneet Kala on 2017-04-25 06:57 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

Jan to April 2017 - GSoC Team Report   GSoC Application and JDocs for 2017 During the last week of December, 2016 GSoC Team started preparing the org application to apply for GSoC 2017 program. Documentation for JGSoC 2017 was updated and a whole bunch of new documents were added on JDocs, see the references here Mentors and Projects Selected GSoC team did a post on CJO portal to get ideas from the community, see here. Answers of the idea’s collection is available...

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GSoC Admins Meeting Notes (3rd Meeting)

By Puneet Kala on 2017-03-10 16:13 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

Meeting Attended by Org Admins: Puneet Kala, Yves Hoppe Progress of all the 11 projects was discussed, Feedback for each group would be provided over the next couple of days. Glip Teams have been formed, Interested students are being added to each project teams to discuss directly with mentors and get clarifications. A common team for Interested students and GSoC Admins has been formed to keep track of their progress and provide them clarifications on general stuff....

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Joomla GSoC 2017 Kick Start

By Puneet Kala on 2016-12-19 07:18 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

We had our first meeting to start planning on GSoC 2017, some of the updates related to the team are the following:  1) Yves Hoppe has been added to the team of Admin's for GSoC 2017, Joomla will have three Admin's for GSoC 2017 edition.  Yves has been an active member of the team for past one year, he comes with a lot of technical expertise, his knowledge and experience in Joomla would help us plan for projects in a better way for 2017. Yves would also take care of code quality...

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Joomla Google Summer of Code Team Report with Statistics

By Puneet Kala on 2016-07-06 00:00 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

GSoC Projects have now reached the midterms. Our students are doing great on improving Joomla! and making it even better. Each of the students exceeded our expectations by far, we are very proud and grateful to have them on our team.   Google Summer of Code is a program that involves a lot of volunteers. Just like GSoC Officially announces statistics, we also decided to share some other statistics with our community.   Let's start with proposals (initial phase of the program)....

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Joomla Google Summer of Code Team Report April-May 2016

By Puneet Kala on 2016-05-29 14:59 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

GSoC Students were announced on 22nd April, 2016, Community bonding period got over on 23rd May. 24th May is the official coding period start date according to the program timelines.   In past few months, following has been done in each project: Scope of the project, project milestones and timelines finalized. Github projects have been setup and students have forked and starting doing PR’s, basically getting familiar with Github workflow.   We also published...

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Joomla GSoC Team First two meetings summary. Meeting Dates: 27-JAN-2016, 4-FEB-2016

By Puneet Kala on 2016-02-07 00:00 in Google Summer of Code Joomla Team

Meetings Attended by: Puneet Kala, Ana Barcellos, Ashan Fernando, Achal Aggarwal, Nicola Galgano, Paulo Ries.  Meetings done on: GLIP, Joomla-gsoc-16-planing channel  Summary: 1) Ana, Puneet, Ashan and Achal are currently involded in preparing documents related to GSoC-16, adding them to Joomla! Docs 2) Puneet, Ana are involved in collecting Idea's from the Community, contacting people via different platforms like email, social network etc.  3) Annoucement about the team...

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