Jenkins Contributor Summit 2021

The Jenkins Contributor Summit brings together current and future contributors to the Jenkins project. It brings together community members to learn, meet, and help shape the future of Jenkins.

Two Part Contributor Summit

The next contributor summit will be a two part event hosted online. Part I will happen on October 2, 2021, with part II on October 9, 2021. Both parts of the contributor summit will be hosted at times that are convenient for contributors from the Asia/Pacific regions.

Contributor Summit Part I - Oct 2, 2021

The October 2, 2021 contributor summit will focus on welcoming new contributors and launching Jenkins in Hacktoberfest 2021. Presentations and working sessions will focus on helping new contributors quickly and confidently assist with Jenkins.

Presentations will include:

After the presentations, we’ll host question and answer sessions to assist new contributors with their specific issues and concerns.

Register for part I of the contributor summit through the Jenkins online meetup site.

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Contributor Summit Part II - Oct 9, 2021

The October 9, 2021 contributor summit will include short project updates and breakout unconference sessions where we will discuss key initiatives in the project and its roadmap. Then we will have lightning talks and demos of the new and upcoming Jenkins features, and afterparty.

The Jenkins Contributor Summit is hosted by the Continuous Delivery Foundation (CDF) and the Jenkins community.

Register for part II of the contributor summit through the Jenkins online meetup site.

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Call for participation

Jenkins Contributor Summit is a community driven event. Our agenda is based on interest of contributors and community members. If you want to suggest a session, just suggest a change in this Google Doc. If you want to help with the event organization, reach out to us in the Discourse.

Discussion channels


We have created the #jenkins-contributor-summit channel in the Continuous Delivery Foundation Slack workspace. Anyone is welcome to join and participate in the organization, planning, and async conversation. How to join the CDF Slack.

If you prefer IRC, please use the general purpose #jenkins channel on the Libera chat IRC. More info.


You can discuss the contributor summit on Please use the contributor-summit label. You can find all the related topics using this query. Main Discussion Thread

Social media

Please use the #jenkinsContributorSummit hashtag to share about the contributor summit on social media. Find posts:

Mailing lists

We do not use mailing lists actively for this event. Should you want to use an email instead of the channels above, please use one of the Jenkins mailing lists. For organization matters, please use the Adevocacy and Outreach SIG mailing list.