2022-05 May Virtual OpenMRS Mini-community Meeting


Topics and themes include:

  1. Shared technical approaches (packaging, reporting, form schema)
  2. Upstream contributions to OpenMRS
  3. Showcases on Care, Configuration, Communication
  4. Implementation Experiences & Showcases

Note: Our meeting schedule is dynamic. Actual times for showcases may vary, depending on availability of presenters.


The OpenMRS Mini-Community meetings are periodic gatherings that aim to provide transparency and insight into the ongoing community projects. The meeting takes place for two days between 1pm to 5pm UTC. The two days are packed with squad presentations, lightning talks, plenary sessions and break out sessions.

Community members, implementations and partners are welcome to join and actively participate in the meeting through lighting talks and presentations. 


Proceed to register via our set up Zoom registration

Upon successful registration you will automatically receive a personalised Zoom link, shared on email. There is also a link provided which you can use to add the event to your calendar.


Lightning Talks

Share your ideas and experience! Demo what you've been working on! The only caveat? A 5-minute time limit.  Sign up below to book a slot:

Implementers' Showcase

Find out what OpenMRS implementers are working on this year! Each implementer will have 10 minutes. Sign up below: 

Squad Showcases

Squads get to share what they have achieved since the last meeting.

Each squad and team will have 10 minutes strictly. In preparation for this, each squad is required to provide a short context and a quick update on the progress made or plans for the year.

Below is a link where squad and team leads can add their presentation.


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Wednesday 18th May

Your Local Time

Time (UTC)Duration


1:00pm30 Mins

Welcome | Opening

1:30pm85 MinsCare & Configuration: OpenMRS 3.0

Shared Approach to Packaging
Dockerizing Development & Deployment
Design Showcase: Appointments
Design & Development Showcase: Service Queues UI Design
Ethiopia Hackathon Highlights
Implementer Showcase: AMPATH

2:55pm20 minsBreak

3:15pm20 minsLightning Talks

3:30pm40 MinsImplementer Experience Showcase

Evaluation Squad
QA Support Team

4:15pm15 MinsAfter action review and close for the day

Thursday 19th May

Your Local Time

Time (UTC)Duration


1:00pm15 MinsIntro to the Day | Recognition

1:20pm75 MinsCommunication: Exchanging Data & Reporting

Reporting Strategy

FHIR squad

OHRI Mambo ETL Solution

Using Sync 2.0 for Central Reporting on KenyaEMR

OCL/Dictionary Manager Squad


2:30pm10 MinsBreak

2:40pm60 MinsDesign: Research Findings and Opportunities

3:40pm20 MinsImplementer Showcase

CDC Sandbox Portal

4:00pm20 MinsCommunity Engagement

Community in Action: Open Source Journey, Contributions, and OpenMRS

4:20pm20 MinsAfter Action review and close