Main focus: Web Development & Security
Twitter handle: @xh3n1
Languages: English, Albanian
City: Tirana, Albania
Topics: php, open source, web development, rails girls summer of code, linux, security, women in open source, security awareness, diversity in technology, git, women in programming, women empowerment, diversity and inclusion, open source diversity, web application security
Xheni or xh3n1 attended Oscal (Open Source Conference Albania) 4 years ago and since then she fell in love with open source/knowledge philosophy. She later joined Open Labs, a community in Albania which promotes free and open source technologies, open data, open technological standards, online privacy etc. She is a Business Informatics graduate and has an MSc degree in Information Security. She was a Rails Girls Summer of Code student working on Nextcloud. Currently, she is working as a Software Developer at phpList. She loves animals, inter football club, Linux, books, movies, anime series, Swiss chocolate, memes and mostly enjoys coding while drinking coffee and listening to some good rock music.
Examples of previous talks / appearances:
An Intro to Git and GitHub for beginners, explaining git and some git commands. Also, what are branches, what is a fork, how to sync forks, how to set up Travis CI on your own fork etc?This talk is in: English
What motivates people to contribute? What makes contributors stay? How to retain new contributors? Contribution to open source survey.This talk is in: English
Jona Azizaj and Xheni Myrtaj present the Rails Girls Summer of Code, an award-winning scholarship program that aims at fostering diversity in Open Source, and the reasons why they chose to do it with Nextcloud.
A talk from the Nextcloud Conference 2017.