GitLab as a Collaborative Environment

This is the website for the course GitLab as a Collaborative Environment. Aimed primarily at LUMC researchers, this course consists of an introduction to the LUMC GitLab. Providing an user friendly interface which acts like a git wrapper, GitLab makes your projects more reproducible and enhances collaboration.


In 2017 the course will be given on the following dates:
8 November (9:00 - 12:00).

Details for the next session:

  • Date: November 8th, 2017
  • Time: 09:00 - 12:00
  • Location: 02-S-00-010
  • Teachers: Mihai Lefter (
  • Registration via Direct access to the registration form.

Program and course materials

The main focus is on how to utilize the GitLab interface in order to make the most use of its facilities.

Time Activity Contents
09:00 Lecture 1 Introduction, version control. GitLab: groups, projects, and file handling.
09:30 Practical 1
09:50 Break
10:00 Lecture 2 GitLab: issues, labels, milestones, and the issue board.
10:20 Practical 2
10:40 Break
10:50 Lecture 3 GitLab: wiki, markdown, extras.
11:20 Practical 3
11:50 Final questions
12:00 Closing

You can download the combined presentations from here.



Past sessions

Follow Up

Please check the Code and data management with Git course for more advanced topics on version control.