Event name : MozMaker
Event Date : 12 February
Venue : Bharati Vidyapeeth Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Technology
Objective of the event :
- Introduction to web application development with hands-on
- Introduction to Firefox, which is more than just a browser
- FirefoxOS and its architecture
- Introduction to Firefox “HELLO”
- Hands-on experience on how to make apps using AppMaker.
- Empower and encourage Women to contribute to Mozilla #WoMoz
The first session was on Introduction to web application development with hands-on demo. In this session I gave a talk on what are web apps, different ways to develop web apps, front-end frameworks required, etc.
In the next session “Firefox: just than a browser” I introduced attendees about Firefox, which is more than just a browser. In this session different products and capabilities of Firefox browser was explained. Then the next session was on FirefoxOS , which is recently launched in India. I explained 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 awesome Firefox Swags !!
It was a great event…The crowd was enthusiastic. Overall an amazing experience.