Lots and lots of firefox clubs are bring initiated in and around Hyderabad, which shows the activeness of students towards open source, mozilla.
Today we had a Firefox Club Launch event in “Guru Nanak Institutions Technical Campus (GNITC)” which was unexpected & sudden planned event for me.
The event went very well in organized way.
11:00 AM to 11:15 AM – Welcome & Introduction of Speakers by Susmitha TB
11:15 AM to 12:00 PM – Introduction to Mozilla by Srikar Ananthula
12:00 PM to 12:30 PM – Firefox OS Demo by Santhosh Viswanathan
12:30 PM to 01:00 PM – Intro about FSA & Firefox Club GNITC by Omkar Nanda
Audience and Size:
There were about 130 students who are excited to take part in this.
I reached college on time -> Met the coordinators & FSA in the college who are so enthusiastic and excited about the launch. We meet Associate Director, awesome person who encouraged FSA’s of GNITC a lot to get involve in the Mozilla Activities, which helps to learn lots and loads of things.
explained about mozilla and its products which gave overview of the Mozilla.
And yeah !! We played videos of Mozilla Manifesto, Mozilla in your language etc.
gave introduction about firefox os and shown a demo app which he had developed on topic valentine’s day 😉 He showed them Firefox OS Simulator Dashboard as well.
+Omkar Nanda, FSA lead of GNITC has explained about the Firefox Student Ambassador Program which made more enthusiastic.
Finally ” Vote of Thanks” by Susmitha and we thanked her for all time in helping us to do this.
We received good & positive response. Lot of people asked questions about Mozilla, open source, why open source , how mozilla gets funds etc. Yeah , I answered all of them. They are so excited about the Club Launch in college.
To +Omkar Nanda
for setting up club and active participation
To +Susmitha and Kavya for coordinating the event till last
To Shravanti Madam for helping us to setup infrastructure in less time ->
And thanks to Managing Director(MD) – H.S. Saini Sir, Dean – Rishi Sayal Sir, HOD of CSE – Masood Sir for giving us permissions to setup everything, supporting to setup the room for club and providing dedicated place for Open source activities 🙂 Hope we get the support for future.
Thanks a lot for Associative Director – P.Parthasaradhi Sir
for giving us support in all aspects and having Lunch with you is really great, awesome 🙂
Hope this clubs rocks !! Thanks all who made this event success !! Bye !!