upcoming

Visakhapatnam District Workshop on FOSS Technologies in Andhra University

As part of the Software Freedom Fortnight (from 15 th Sept to 2nd Oct) AUCE|GLUG has
conducted a 2 day workshop on Free Software Technologies held on 24 th and 25th of September
2011. The workshop was conducted in association with “Swecha”.
Inaugural Function (Day 1):
The inaugural function was presided by Prof.M.Shashi (HOD-Dept. of Computer Science and
Systems Engineering), Prof.G.S.N.Raju (Principal AUCE(A)), coordinators for the Workshop
Prof.V.Valli Kumari and Prof.N.V.E.S.Murthy and Prof.L.Pratap Reddy (JNTU-H).
The dignitaries gave a brief description about importance of free software and its advantages.
Events:
Day 1:
Free Software Philosophy:
This session is the 1st session of the 2 day workshop. This session was presented by Mr.Bhuvan
Krishna, General Secretary of Swecha. Introductory things like what is free software,
advantages of free software, proprietary software were dealt in the session. The four laws that
govern the free software philosophy were presented with example scenarios pertaining to
software development. Difference between free software model and open source software
model were discussed in the session. Debian operating system was used the host operating
system and some of its features were shown to the students. At the end of the session,

15 Day Software Industry Oriented Training Camp (Workshop)

                                                                                                                                      
Swecha,   part   of  Free   Software   Movement   of   India  will   be   conducting   a   “15   Day   Software Industry Oriented Training Camp”  in the Summer from June 16th  to June 30th of 2011 on Free & Open Source technologies (FOSS). The following are the topics that will be dealt in the camp :

Workshop on Signal and Image Processing using "Octave "

Venue:Sreenidhi Institute of Science & Technology,Yamnampet, Ghatkesar, Hyderabad - 501 301
Event Date: 11th December 2010

Basics of octave and features ,merits and demerits when compare to matlab.
Basic simulation lab details using ocatave ( design and simulation  with online demos )
Design and simulation of signal processing with live examples
image analysis ,filtering ,enhancements ,compression operations using octave
Applications of image processing principals in the fields of digital water marking,compression, document analysis emphasised using octave

 

Workshop for Academicians at Vaagdevi College of Engineering

Venue: Workshop for Academicians at Vaagdevi College of Engineering
Event date:12 Dec 2010

Vaagdevi College of Engineering will be organzing a one day workshop on "Computing Freedom in Engineering Education – A Free Software Perspective" in association with Swecha. The workshop aims at sensitizing academicians and Post Graduate students about Free Software and the research opportunities in the domain of Free Software. It will show a path for the researchers to think innovatively and to collaborate for the demand for indigenious research in FOSS (Free/Open Source Software).

Topics Covered by the Workshop:

  •   Free Software Perspective
  • Trends in Technology Development
  • Alternative software for CSE stream (Web Technologies, Database Management, Scripting etc.)
  • Alternative software for ECE/EEE stream (Analog & Digital Circuit Simulator, Signal/Image Processing)

contact person :
Prof.Ch.Sathaiah,
Principal.

 

Workshop for Academicians at Vijaya Krishna Institute of Technology and Science

Venue:Workshop for Academicians at Vijaya Krishna Institute of Technology and Science
Event date:24 Dec 2010

Vijaya Krishna Institute of Technology & Sciences will be organzing a one day workshop on "Computing Freedom in Engineering Education – A Free Software Perspective" in association with Swecha. The workshop aims at sensitizing academicians and Post Graduate students about Free Software and the research opportunities in the domain of Free Software. It will show a path for the researchers to think innovatively and to collaborate for the demand for indigenious research in FOSS (Free/Open Source Software).

Topics Covered by the Workshop:

 

  • Free Software Perspective
  • Trends in Technology Development
  • Alternative software for CSE stream (Web Technologies, Database Management, Scripting etc.)
  • Alternative software for ECE/EEE stream (Analog & Digital Circuit Simulator, Signal/Image Processing) 

 

Contact Person:
Dr.P.Sekhar Babu
Principal
Mobile : 9849419072
email id:psbabu12@gmail.com

Workshop for Academicians at Holy Mary Group of Institutions

Venue:Holy Mary Group of Institutions,Bogaram Village, Keesara Madal, Ranga Reddy District, Hyderabad.
Event date: 10th Dec 2010

Holy Mary Group of Institutions will be organzing a one day workshop on "Computing Freedom in Engineering Education – A Free Software Perspective" in association with Swecha. The workshop aims at sensitizing academicians and Post Graduate students about Free Software and the research opportunities in the domain of Free Software. It will show a path for the researchers to think innovatively and to collaborate for the demand for indigenious research in FOSS (Free/Open Source Software).

Topics Covered by the Workshop:

  •   Free Software Perspective
  • Trends in Technology Development
  • Alternative software for CSE stream (Web Technologies, Database Management, Scripting etc.)
  • Alternative software for ECE/EEE stream (Analog & Digital Circuit Simulator, Signal/Image Processing)

Contact Person :
Dr.Subash Chandra
Principal of Holy Mary Group of Institutions,
Mobile : 9010642888.

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