Acharya Narendra Dev College (University of Delhi)
in association with NRCFOSS*, Anna University Chennai organises a Seminar
Free/Open Source Software (FOSS): Awareness and Possibilities
Date: 16th April 2010 Venue: University of Delhi South Campus
Time: 9: 30 a.m to 4: 30 p.m Benito Juarez Marg, New Delhi 110 021
The seminar envisages to introduce participants to myriad possibilities of FOSS in everyday
computing and academia. Besides introductory awareness of FOSS, handson sessions to include
software installation and applications Participation is encouraged from all disciplines with or without knowledge of FOSS Registration is free and on a firstcome firstserve basis For registration contact Mr. Jatin Lamba at 26294542 or email us at workshop.andc@ gmail.com Last date of registration: 12th April 2010
Coordinators: Savithri Singh (ANDC), Sanjeev Singh (IIC, UDSC), C. N. Krishnan (NRCFOSS)
*National Resource Centre for Free/Open Source` Software (NRCFOSS) is a multiinstitutional Project funded by
the Dept. of Inf. Tech., Ministry of Comm. & Inf. Tech., Government of India http://nrcfoss.org.in/. This workshop
is being organised jointly with NRCFOSS at AUKBC Research Centre, Anna University Chennai –
Verbatim Mail from Carlos ….
Fifteen days before the third anniversary of our repository, this project arrived
to the commit 10.000, and Trifon had the honor to make it:
Thanks to the 56 committers that have made this possible:
and to myself globalqss
Well going down south is always a homely feeling , i will be present on panel at osidays.com will try to report more about the event from Chennai .
Delhi Drupal meetup aka #ddm happened as a typical community event , others pitched in to contribute , learn and win some prizes . Overall there was lots of fun at the end of the day. Energy levels were high apart from the well known names the surprise part to the event were folks from Glug Meerut. For new faces i will consider folks from from Kashmir. Some pictures of the event i took . Hope to see Drupalcon india sooon…..
After attending the #WCI met and heard many pro bloggers and developers from the field of blogging , the guy who really was impressive was OM of gigaom fame. He was too good after listening to him and learning from his kind words i have decided to change the line on my Blog from
Change is certain what is your Foss Startegy!! to Change is Certain what about You!! sounds easy and makes it more personal .
Yes my take on the event #WCI is , it met my expectations and i was more than happy to meet new faces and understand there issues with respect to development,legal and start up point of view. Hope to be more active and try to contribute to it in future!!
Right now got to get back to setting my Page and playing with plethora of plugins WP has to offer, i am a newbie to the blogging world do write about the mistakes i am doing while writing or otherwise ….
WordCamp India, (India's first WordPress Camp), 21st, 22nd Feb, Delhi
After yesterday’s late night Hackfest FOSSkriti , I was feeling all drowsy Blogging definetly was not on my plate for the day !!! Thanks to Shiva , he got me quickly on to blogging , we setup the server and DNS entries in half an hour flat. To add to the motivation factor registered with
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