Lebanon Developers Community
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What is Developer Circles Beirut from Facebook?
Developer Circles from Facebook is a program designed to create locally organized communities for developers. These communities are meant to educate and provide a forum for discussion and knowledge sharing around topics that are top-of-mind for developers in a particular market.
Facebook: Create active communities for any developer around the world to access information, share knowledge, and collaborate with other developers.
Why Facebook Developer Circles represents a great opportunity for Lebanese developers?
This community offers all developers a lot of benefits that are not limited to the below list
Working with like-minded professionals
Connecting with the local ecosystem from universities, tech hubs, startups, and big enterprises
Participating in hackathons and online/offline coding sessions
Connecting with Regional developer circles (Cairo, Amman, Tunis, Casablanca, Jeddah, Gaza, Baghdad) having great Leads and mentors
Connecting with 200+ Global developer circles
Attending sessions with local, regional and international speakers
Attending sessions about new Tech like Data Science, Machine Learning, Datamining, Blockchain, Cybersecurity…
Getting scholarships and offers from local and international providers
Have early access to some technological breakthroughs
The necessities of life rarely come from one’s own hands, but rather from a complicated “web of mutuality,” as Martin Luther King, Jr. once phrased it.
This community is created part of a big global initiative around the globe with one objective: Empower software developers not only on Facebook products and technologies but also on any programming aspect or language
Who is eligible to join the community & who is currently leading it?
All developers, Data scientists, technology enthusiasts, and AR/VR graphic designers are most welcome.
Business owner representatives and community partner SPOCs are welcomed too
The circle will be full of professionals who will guide younger talents throughout the way, according to their areas of expertise, to reach their goals. The team will include development gurus, orientation experts, marketing experts, entrepreneurs who will have one and only one objective: serving the community.
Finally, anyone taking part in this community will be a leader. Any developer can lead the change despite the years of experience. It is all about giving innovative ideas and self-investing in the needed hard and soft skills to grow, so you are the leaders and the drivers of this community
How to communicate inside the circle (some guidelines)?
Please check the code of conduct in this link
How Facebook will help the community circle?
We will have visits from Facebook professionals who will help us where needed. They will try to join our global events. Their first visit will be early September to attend the event that will introduce the group and raise the awareness of this initiative among us.
for all our events please check
Who is leading this community?
Salah Awad & Sarah Abdallah
Current developer circles worldwide statistics
Number of Cities 132
Number of countries 63
Total Developer 220,273
Facebook Developer Circle: Beirut has established community partnerships program to support Startups and Enterprises in Lebanon by offering them best-talented developers recruits and by training their developers not only on Facebook, Instagram & WhatsApp technologies but also on the web and mobile technologies from PHP, JS, Java, dot net, to databases and enterprise frameworks.
We have done more than 15 events so far in Beirut, that gathered 1300+ active developers in different workshops, training, and hackathons.
we have established community partnerships with several incubators & accelerators, universities, startups, and corporations.
Meetups, Hackathons and Bootcamps
Training Developers, DataScientists, and Hardware IOT
Connecting people and human skills training