The students of MIT, Chennai conducted the event called
CARTE BLANCHE ‘ X;
This is the event which is based on the open source; This event held on 27 & 28th of feburary 2010 at MIT campus,chrompet – chennai;
In that they conducted many events based on the open source like FOSS QUIZ, Short FOSS video contest, etc.,
They are arranged a stalls for some of the demos based on the FOSS and so many students from various places participated and gave their demos on both day;
The Demo Stalls are :
2. Open Foam
5. Scripting Languages
6. Gamming using Python
7. Gitorious & Codeiniter – videowrapper
8. Drupal & Blender
9. NRCFOSS – AU-KBC
10. Demos from Kanchi Linux User Group
12. Free Software Media
The highlight of the event is a “quries to Richard Mathew Stalman”.,yes on the first day the are arrangd a talk to R.M.S at 7.30 pm.,
Some of the Other Highlights :
1. The presence of the IUGC membes like Mr. Shri Ramadoss., Mr. Bharathi., Mr. Ravi Jeya., Mr. Raman.
2. Demos on Open Foam , Networking & Gaming using python won the prizes.
3. Mr. Ramman gave the special price to Kanchi LUG.
Kanchi LUG Demo Stalls :
1. LTSP – Mr. Yaassir., Mr. Elango., Mr. Praveen.
2. Ruby – Mr. Shanmugam., Mr. Shrinivas., Ms. Priya.
3. Subversion – Mr. Rajkumar., Mr. Dhasthegeer., Mr. Selvamani.
Peoples who attend the Carte Blanche ‘ X from Kanchi LUG :
1. Mr. Logesh Prabhu
2. Mr. Vishnu
3. Mr. Selva Kumar
4. Mr. BalaKrishna
5. Mr. Nagarajan
6. Ms. Ramya
7. Ms. Mahalakshmi
Then i presented the video Based on FOSS in tamil for the Short Foss Video Contest ant this is the link : FOSS Video.ogg