10th MozCafe Meetup | 23rd FEB 2014 | 4 PM – 6PM IST | Barista, Hyderabad

Hi all,
Blogging has been always fun & it helps to share the experiences 🙂
We had our 10th MozCafeMeet up recently !! We organized the meet up to introduce Mozilla for new audience and planning of next upcoming events.
Schedule:
4:00 PM – 4:15 PM : Introduction of attendees.
4:15 PM – 5:00 PM : Introduction to Mozilla for new audience by +Srikar Ananthula 
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM : Feedback of FSA’s , GSOC by +sriharsha p , Mozilla Club Hyderabad Future plans
Audience and Size:
About 25+ attended for the meet up which is quite huge when compared to before MozCafe Meetups(Link for MozCafeLabels in MCH)

Reached to the event venue on time. I started introducing myself and later followed by all of them. There are about 5 working professionals, students etc.,
I started talking about mozilla, webmaker, mailing lists, IRC, etc. 
+Santosh Viswanatham Spoke about the FSA Program and their Activities .
+sriharsha p  about GSOC and how it started , how can students take part in it. What are its benefits ? etc..!!
Thanks:

Thanks to +Raghu ram , +Santosh Viswanatham ,Sandeep, Charan Reddy, +sriharsha p , Mukesh, and all other attendees for attending and sharing your knowledge and feedbacks to.
 
Hope to see you all.
 
Flickr:http://www.flickr.com/photos/ananthulasrikar/sets/72157641570947375/
Regards,
Srikar.
 

 

Firefox Club Launch @ GNITC | 22-FEB-2014 | Hyderabad

Hi all,
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.
Schedule:
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.
Our Participation:
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.

+Srikar Ananthula  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.


+Santosh Viswanatham  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.
Audience Response:
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.

Special Thanks:

To +Santosh Viswanatham  for delivering the session on Firefox OS
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 !!