Judge at India wide Hackathon

I had an amazing time judging the India wide Hackathon -REVA HACK. All the teams took lot of efforts to develop creative & useful apps.
Thanks a lot REVA HACK for inviting me as a judge to such a wonderful hackathon.
Kudos to all the efforts of team REVA HACK in organizing India wide Hackathon.

Collaborative Platforms are Useful for Remote Work at GirlScript Maharashtra State Summit

Got invited as a Speaker & Panelist for GirlScript Maharashtra Summit, both happening on same day.
In this session I talked about how Slack & GitHub are excellent collaborative Platforms for Hackathons. I also talked about how Twilio can be used for developing a Collaborative Platform.

Hack Gujarat & Microsoft Inspire

Speaker at Hack Gujarat & Microsoft Inspire.

In this session I talked about how Slack GitHub are excellent collaborative Platforms for Hackathons. I also talked about how Twilio can be used for developing a Collaborative Platform.

I came to know that Hackathon Organizers got inspired by my talk & have created a Slack Workspace for Hackathon and are organizing the complete communication & collaboration part of Hackathon using Slack.
Some interesting statistics : In just 3 days there are 340+ participants using Slack Workspace at their Hackathon.

Remix Hackathon

Remix Hackathon

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

Me, Dr. Patil, Mr. Dyvik conducted sessions during the event on following topics:

  1. Web app development
  2. SUMO
  3. Web Maker
  4. Thimble
  5. Popcorn
  6. X-Ray Goggles
  7. App Maker
  8. Localization
  9. Firefox OS
  10. Bugzilla

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

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I conducted session on “how to develop web apps”. Where I introduced about what are web apps, different ways to develop web apps. After the session attendees made some awesome apps.

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

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Next session was conducted by Qaidjohar Jawadwala where he gave small introduction about Mozilla, introduction about Remix Hackathon event.

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In the end I gave a talk about Mozilla Stumbler in which I demonstrated the working of Mozilla Stumbler, various features of the Mozilla Stumbler App and how to contribute to it.

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