20th-21st January 2018

Open Source Summit
In Association with

IIT Kharagpur

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About Event

The true value of Open Source is People. People, like the ones who care to solve problems not just for their own good but for the community. People, like the ones who share the passion to learn indefinitely. Let's get together and listen to the ideas of the very same people, about Open Source. And also, Software!

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Featured talks from Kharagpur Winter of Code 2017 mentors


Keynote by an expert Guest Speaker

Panel Discussions

Ask questions from the panelists and get to know their answers

Party After Events

Jump around, make some friends and party hard at Kshtij 2018!

Event Speakers

The event speakers are Kharagpur Winter of Code 2017 mentors who dedicate a great deal of their time to help beginners into open source and share a common passion for the community. Our Keynote address is by a Guest Speaker who can often be seen with a wise notebook of "values" and experiences in following Open Source for a long time.

Event Schedule
Day 1: Tutorials
SAT, 20th January 9:30am - 5:00PM
Venue: Room NR222, NR223, NR224
Nalanda Classroom Complex
Time Track 1 Track 2 Track 3
9:30AM - 12:30PM Introduction to PythonVenue: NR 222
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Introduction to GitVenue: NR 223
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Introduction to Javascript and Asynchronous programmingVenue: NR 224
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2:00PM - 5:00PM Python AdvancedVenue: NR 222
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Pragmatic GoLangVenue: NR 223
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SprintsVenue: NR 224
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Day 2: Talks
SUN, 21st January 9:30am - 5:30PM
Venue: Room NR 222
Nalanda Classroom Complex
9:30AM - 10:00AM Welcome and Registration
10:00AM - 10:40AM Keynote : Community is more important than CodeHarsh Gupta
10:40AM - 11:00AM Talk: Open Source, it’s Social Media Presence, Quora instancesSamriddhi Sinha
11:00AM - 11:10AM Break
11:10AM - 11:30AM Talk: Open Source and rewardsAniq Ur Rahman
11:30AM - 11:50AM Talk: My Journey Through the World of Open SourcePrateek Chanda
11:50AM - 12:10PM Talk: How we made B.E.N.J.I. a digital assistant, smarterDhruv Apte
12:10PM - 12:30PM Talk: Open Source: A great provider for allGaurav Sahu
12:30PM - 02:00PM Break
02:00PM - 02:20PM Talk: My Journey from being a medical aspirant towards GSoC (Google Summer of Code '2017)Ankit Kumar
02:20PM - 02:40PM Talk: Blazing builds for AndroidRameshwar Bhaskaran
02:40PM - 03:10PM Talk: Node.js, GoLang and their approach to ConcurrencySiddharth Kannan
03:10PM - 03:20PM Break
03:20PM - 03:40PM Talk: Innovations, Trends and Licensing in Open SourceKaustubh Hiware
03:40PM - 04:00PM Talk : Functional ProgrammingNaresh
04:00PM - 04:20PM Talk: Android | Open Source Libraries | Associate Android Developer Certification from Google | Firebase(optional)Gaurav Bordoloi
04:20PM - 04:40PM Talk: AutotoolsMayank Gupta
04:40PM - 05:10PM Lightning Talks
05:10PM - 05:30PM Panel Discussion
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