Mozofest is an event organized by SRMKzilla club each and every year. This year they had big plans for this event. Usually they used limited number of events this year they had Speaker series, Hackathon and other events which educate about internet.
Pic Credits: Mozofest Team from SRMKzilla.
I was asked to filter the Call for proposals this year and also to judge the hackathon along with Karthick, Dinesh and Jayesh.
It was 3 days events, and on first day small quiz competition , coding event and other happened.
On 2nd day, Jayesh organized Hands-on session on Rust and on another side Bhuvana & Karan ganeshan was giving session on WebVR. At the end of 2nd day around 5.00 PM 24 hours hackathon was started.
Rust Workshop Agenda
- Mozilla and rust
- What is rust? Why rust?
- Projects where rust is used
- Features of rust
- Ongoing projects on Rust
- Hands on Rust
- Q & A Session
- Subscriptions to rust mailing lists and channels
- SWAG Distribution
- Feedback and Wrap up session
On 3rd day, we had our SRM FOSS Meetup, which was the most awaited moment.
This FOSS meetup was inaugurated by long time Open source contributor from Chennai.
Again on Day 3, we had a small introduction talk on Rust by Jayesh and WebVR by Bhuvana.
We are amazing number of sessions by Mozillians.
- Python 3 by Sriram.
- Getting Started to Open source by Balaji.
- Rust by Jayesh.
- WebVR by Bhuvana.
- Contributing to L10N by Dhinesh.
- QA by Aditya
- Why WebCompact is important by Karthikeyan.
- Getting Started with Privacy by Sayaji.
- Auth0 by Mehul.
- WebExtension by Khaleel.
- PWA by Viswaprasath.
On the evening I gave a basic introduction Progressive Web Apps and Service workers by using a small demo (creating simple About us page).
After all the session were over on that day, we were given opportunity to judge hackathon projects.
- and myself.
It was very organized. Over 600 people from different parts of Tamilnadu came to booth, workshops , talks.