Australian Umbrella Org for Open-Source Projects

We are an Australian not-for-profit umbrella organization for open-source projects. We believe the open-source philosophy provides a resource-efficient channel to transfer knowledge and achieve innovation and education.

In 2020, we offer the following projects:

  • Agora: An electronic voting library.
  • Agora-Web: An online portal for democratic elections.
  • Aossie Scholar: Providing better and fairer metrics to all the scholars.
  • CarbonFootprint: A browser extension to track the C02 emissions.
  • CarbonFootprint API: A universal API to find the C02 emissions.
  • CarbonFootprint-Mobile: A cross-platform app to monitor and track their C02 emissions.
  • CrowdAlert: Platform to report and view the incidents around the globe.
  • Social Street Smart: An extension that makes the Internet a more productive.

We have a diverse group of mentors, including GSoC students from previous years who decided to become long-term contributors as well as academics with extensive experience in supervising undergraduate, M.Sc. and PhD students on theses and projects, whose results are often published and presented in the most prestigious conferences of our research fields.

We are looking for excellent students of any level (undergraduate, M.Sc., or PhD), who are interested in becoming long-term collaborators in our projects and in joining the open-source approach to software development. We will evaluate student applications solely on the basis of programming skills, academic merit and the feasibility of the proposals.

If you are a prospective student interested in doing your Google Summer of Code (GSoC) project with us, please follow the instructions on our website.

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Technologies

  • javascript
  • swift
  • kotlin
  • python

Topics

  • End User Applications
  • electronic voting
  • natural language processing
  • machine learning
  • environment
  • social science
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AOSSIE 2020 Projects

  • Tushar Singh
    Agora Android
    Agora Android Application runs smoothly and works fine with all the functionalities. This summer I am planning on enhancing the architecture of the...
  • Nshanji Hilary
    Agora Web GSoC Proposal
    Gsoc proposal for Agora web to rebuild frontend and add new features
  • Aditya Bisoi
    Aossie Scholar Extension
    Aossie Scholar is a powerful tool to predict a researcher/scholar's performance. It uses data from Google Scholar to calculate more efficient and...
  • Siddharth Sen
    Build Agora-Web iOS App
    The project involves building a native iOS application for the Agora Web application from scratch. It allows for democratic elections to be held by...
  • Rahul Jain
    CarbonFootprint API
    This project aims to have a universal API to find carbon footprint of almost anything.
  • jddeep
    Monumento
    Monumento application at a production ready state for the Android platform. Initially, I had envisioned the project with Flutter completely for...
  • Ritesh Agrawal
    One final step towards the development of Production ready app
    Production ready and fully optimized CarbonFootprint app with additional features for Android and iOS CarbonFootprint app is almost ready to be...
  • Kate Evelyne
    Slagora Bot and Frontend
    Slagora is one of those ready-made slack applications that enable teams to create interactive polls using preferential voting algorithms. Slagora...
  • Pranav Goyanka
    Tools for Checking Disinformation, API Deployments & Automation in Social Street Smart for GSoC
    There is a surfeit of information available on the internet, but separating the correct information from the pool of false truths and propaganda is...
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