MozoGeek Event at Zeal College of Engineering,Pune

Event Name : Mozogeek

Agenda :
1. Introduction to Firefox OS
2. Firefox OS App making – Foxication
3. Hands on training on Appmaker

Day and Date :
Saturday, 22nd August 2015

Venue :
Computer Department, ZES’s Zeal College of Engineering and Research, Narhe, Pune

Hashtag : #mozogeekzfc

I began the session with an introduction to Mozilla and it’s mission. Then in the next session I  gave the introduction of Firefox OS. I explained the advantages of Firefox OS and why it is a great mobile OS,demo of FirefoxOS on simulator.


Then in the next session I gave hands-on training to the attendees on Webmaker. I explained them about Thimble and Appmaker. Some Remixes and makes were made by the attendees.


I also explained them about Firefox Marketplace… Attendees were asked to download the various apps and as well as review the app’s they liked.

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Mozilla Pune Annual Community Meetup

Event Name: Mozilla Pune Annual Community Meetup
Time: 10am to 6pm
Date: 20th June, 2015
Venue: Red Hat, Pune
Hashtags:  #MozPune
Event agenda was :
1. Introduction
2. Community Pune analysis
3. Taskforce Introductions
4. Making inter-community communication better
5. Mozilla Pune 2015 Goals
6. Inter-community collaboration work
It was an awesome annual meetup at Red Hat,Pune with all Pune Community members.10421572_934958773214590_6172116882770072553_n 10458743_934958799881254_7392614192193364488_n 11036950_934958783214589_5597721779880417557_n 11247717_934958809881253_4085129254809186160_n 11254288_934958939881240_705998227706855716_n

Mozilla Awarness Program @ VIIT Pune

Event Name: Mozilla Awareness Program @ VIIT Pune
Time: 1 am to 3 pm
Date: 11th July, 2015
Venue: Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology,Pune
 Hashtag : #viitFSA
Students in VIIT are enthusiast about connecting with Mozilla and start contributing as an FSA. This event helped them to know about Mozilla’s mission and open web and how to be connected Firefox with being an FSA.
I started the event by giving an introduction about Firefox. Then in the next session I introduced students about Firefox OS. Also with me Hrushikesh and Pooja introduced attendees about FSA program. We registered the attendees for the FSA program. Attendees were very curious to know more about Firefox various products.
Mr. Kailas Patil Sir guided us for the event !! 🙂
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Microsoft Build Tour 2015

Event Name: Microsoft Build Tour Mumbai 2015
Time: 9 am to 5 pm
Date: 20th June, 2015
Venue: ITC Grand Central, Mumbai
Microsoft Build Tour 2015 Mumbai started with keynote session and it was a great event to attend from not only from Developers perspective. It was a great event to attend for IT Pros as well.This helped me to understand the technologies in deep. Some of the important topics which were covered in this event was Microsoft Edge (new browser), One Store for One Windows, Windows Universal applications, Windows Store for Business, 1 billion Windows 10 devices in 2 to 3 years etc… Last but not the least, the super cool demos of Machine Learning, that was awesome !!
One store for everything – Music, Games, Applications for all the platforms. One store for One Windows, Microsoft announces Windows 10 “one platform”, one store for all devices from IoT to data centers.
Windows Store for Business will allow businesses to publish apps. Businesses will also be able to public private apps. In the future, school and organizations can ask their users to login to Windows Store for Business and install the applications which are required to complete day to day operation.
Mr. Pete Brown (Principal Program Manager at Microsoft) covered the session on Windows 10 Opportunities and also about Microsoft Edge.
The next session was conducted by Mr. Neil Hutson (Senior Director – Platform Evangelism at Microsoft Corp) covered the session on Azure Services and Windows Office platform.
Then the next event was by Mr. Kirankumar Balijepalli (Senior Program Manager at Microsoft) who covered the session on Building apps on Universal Windows Platform.
Mr. Shen Chauhan (Senior Program Manager – Developer Experience and Evangelism at Microsoft) was the captain of the event who demonstrated the Microsoft Flight Simulator.
At the end of the event there was a short quiz organized by Microsoft and the winners got the awesome Microsoft Devices 🙂
I personally enjoyed the whole event… The event was really a grand event…Learned a lot from best Microsoft Technical Evangelists and lead engineers from Redmond… #greatday #buildtour2015 🙂

Remix Hackathon

Event Name: Remix Hackathon, VIIT Pune
Time: 09:00 am to 6:00 pm
Date:  21st Feb 2015
Venue: VIIT, Pune
Hashtags: #viitremixhackathon, #firefoxstudents, #viitfirefoxclub

Dr.Patil sir and Dyvik conducted sessions during the event on following topics:










This event created an open platform for Non-technical attendees to state that anything that is modified on web is called a “HACK”.


We also taught attendees to develop apps and attendees also made some awesome apps.

In this hackathon we taught all about contributing to localization, Webmaker, App development,testing and many more ways to contribute to Mozilla.


Qaidjohar Jawadwala , began with a small introduction about Mozilla, he gave attendees an introduction of what Remix Hackathon was going to be all about.


In the end, I talked about Mozilla Stumbler. Also I demonstrated the working of Mozilla Stumbler, various features of the Mozilla Stumbler App and how to contribute to it.


MozMaker Event

Event name : MozMaker

Event Date : 12 February, 2015

Venue : Bharati Vidyapeeth Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Technology

Objective of the event :

1. Attendees will be introduced to Firefox, which is more than just a browser.

2. Attendees will get knowledge about FirefoxOS and its architecture.

3. Attendees will be introduced to Firefox new product “Firefox HELLO”.

4. Attendees will get hands-on experience on how to make apps using AppMaker.

5. To Empower and encourage Women to contribute to Mozilla  #WoMoz

Today I conducted a MozMaker event at Bharati Vidyapeeth Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Technology  for 150+ girls  #WoMoz #MozMaker.


The first session was on “Firefox: just than a browser”. I introduced the attendees about Firefox, which is more than just a browser.Then the next session was on FirefoxOS , which is recently launched in India. I explained the attendees about the architecture of FirefoxOS, advantages of FirefoxOS, FirefoxOS phones,etc.


In the next session attendees were introduced to “Firefox HELLO” which is the new product of Firefox for Video chat without any sign up… Attendees were astonished after knowing the features of “Firefox Hello”.


In the third session attendees were introduced to Webmaker. Attendees got hands-on experience on how to make apps using AppMaker. Detailed explanation on how to make applications was given to attendees with demonstration.


At the end of the session there was a quiz competition conducted which was based on Firefox products, FirefoxOS,etc. Winners were given the awesome Firefox Swags !!


It was a great event…. The crowd was enthusiastic. Amazing response.

FirefoxOS APP Contribution- Test, Review and Develop apps on Tarako Devices

Event Name: FirefoxOS APP Contribution- Test, Review and Develop apps on Tarako Devices
Date: 24 January 2015
Time: 10:00am to 5:00pm
Hashtag:  #apphackingpune

The event attendees were Computer Engineering students of VIIT. More that 25 people attended the event.



I took the session on how to create App’s using Appmaker tools. This was a hands-on event where attendees made various App’s. In addition, we also taught the attendees how to download and test apps. Also, submit Ranking and Reviews of the tested apps on the Firefox Marketplace.
We had Aniket Deshpande in our college to speak about Localization(L10n). He explained everything about Localization.
Objective of Event :
1)  AppMaker Introduction and Demonstration (by Prasad Seth)
2) Test, Rate and Review apps on the Firefox Marketplace (by Siddhartha Rao and Kailas Patil Sir)
3) Importance of Localization (by Aniket Deshpande)
Event outcome :
1) Total 61 apps were downloaded and tested by event participants during the event. They also submitted reviews on Firefox Marketplace for the apps they tested.

2) Participants developed various Apps using AppMaker.

In the end, we clicked photos, and concluded with a Q&A. It was a great event !! 🙂