Ushahidi developer/users meet up

Thank you for your interest in Ushahidi developer/users meet up, an evening designed to get all the devs interested in the Ushahidi platform together for some pizza and a review of the platform. It is geared for the more experienced devs to share their tips and provide guidance to new devs.

Location & Time

31st March 2011 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at iHub Nairobi Ngong Rd. across from Uchumi Hyper

Tentative Schedule

17:30: Welcome and Introductions

Topics to be discussed: (Led by Ahmed Maawy and Linda Kamau)


  • Introduction to Swiftriver and Plugins
  • What are sources and channels
  • What are Impulse turbines
  • What are reactor turbines

Ushahidi Platform

  • Current status of the core
  • Plugin Architecture
  • Current status of the Ushahidi Mobile Apps

Ushahidi Users Group (Led by Jennifer Chan)

Learn and test an upcoming education tool to help groups 1) learn about whether or not Ushahidi is a good fit for your project 2) learn about how to implement your project with the Ushahidi instance 3) learn and self-evaluate how to manage and use the information for your project goals.

19:30: Wrap Up


Please note that space is limited. Click the link to confirm your attendance.

If you have any queries, please contact us on linda at ushahidi dot com *If you can’t attend, please look for future invitations and do follow us on twitter @ushahidi.

Registration has now ended.