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Mozilla Summer Code Party

Date

The event will start on 2012/07/28 12:00:00 AM till {{{eventenddate}}}.

Location

Delhi, INDIA, APAC

Owner

This event is owned by vineel

Attendance

It is estimated that 100-500 people will be at the event.

Description

-- Introduce iheartcode as a platform for potential learners -- Help people hack on existing/new projects -- Introduce them to new open web technologies such as 'The open badge project'(by Mozilla) and Mozilla Persona

Bugs Associated

Budget ticket : 773975
Swag ticket : 773976

Links

Event Website : https://donate.mozilla.org/page/event/detail/popup/wfb


Summary

Attendance

280 people(including the organisers and speakers)

Description

/lisa was held at lecture halls 5LT1, 6LT1 and 6LT2 From 11.00am to 5.00pm

speakers

  • Bhuwan Khattar: Web technologies
  • Sherjil Ozair: 3rd year IIT Delhi student on the basics of Machine Learning
  • Diwank Tomer: Building applications using the Google app engine and javascript
  • Shubham Goel: Building applications for android devices
  • Sitanshu Raj: Ethics and philosophy of design
  • Arun Pasricha: Ethical Hacking

We also showed the students some TED talks(like this one:

and this one:

From 1 pm to 5 pm: The same students held various hands on workshops, and Diwank introduced Mozilla technologies such as Open Badges and personas and he spoke to some participants about WebFWD.

While most of the participants were busy attending the workshops, we had a few participants work on hacks of their own. And the two most impressive ones that came out were:

1. Quizr: A PHP based application that helps to build and host online quizzes

2. Twt: A hash tag generator for twitter users

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