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Ushahidi Platform v3.0 Launch: Nairobi Developer Day!

We are launching version 3.0 of our flagship product, the Ushahidi Platform, on 19th August 2015.

Join us to celebrate a public launch of our open source codebase for Ushahidi v3, and get started on contributing to our software.

Overview of Ushahidi v3 for developers

Here's what our developer stack looks like

• Back-end: LinuxPHPApache/NginxMySQL or PostgreSQL

• Front-end: AngularJSJavascriptHtmlCSS. Built with NodeJS andBrowserify. Using Leaflet for mapping, and a collection of other frontend libraries

The Platform will run on any platform that supports PHP, including Linux, Mac OSX and Windows.

We'll take up a chunk of time walking through setting up Ushahidi v3 and explaining its architecture, but it would be great if you could take a stab at trying to install it before the meetup ;) 

Have a look at our installation documentation.


6:00 - 6:15 - Registration 

6:15 - 6:25 - Introduction to v3

6:25 - 6:40 - v3 Demo

6:40 - 6:50 - Developer Stack Overview

6:50 - 7:30 - Hands on v3 101(Getting started/Installing Ushahidi v3)

7:30 - 7:40 - Feedback session/Q & A

7:40 - 7:45 - Closing

Refreshments will be provided.

NB: This is a physical event in Nairobi. We will host a series of online events as a follow up for our virtual community soon after :). 

Hope you can join us! Bring a friend too ;) 

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  • Regina K.

    What can a say ,you did more than I expected.With the little time we had you covered everything.I am humbled to be one of the people who attended.It is time now to work on what we said the "Ugali/" people

    August 20, 2015

  • JG

    This one should be good fun.I am looking for mobile application developer ,please inbox me for more details.

    August 18, 2015

    • phylis o.

      Hi.Did you get the mobile application developer you were looking for?

      August 20, 2015

  • phylis o.

    The meetup was one of its kind just discovered that the pirates and the Ninjas work alongside each other.I suggest that we work on the ideas that popped up and

    August 20, 2015

  • Janet S.

    It was a great experienced, learnt a lot and met a lot of different people.

    1 · August 20, 2015

  • Ruth

    The event was informative as I got to know more on how Ushahidi operates and exactly what the community is involved in.

    August 19, 2015

  • Patrick M.

    First timer

    August 19, 2015

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