Mozilla Day Kolkata 2K14

The Mozilla Day Kolkata, 2014

Mozilla is Something which always use to Excite me while I was in School ; thus when I came to College i saw some of my seniors roaming around in Google T-shirts so I searched the “WEB” and discovered the all new word of Mozilla and Mozillians. I contacted them and finally same up with the Event and thereby inaugurating the Mozilla Club@WBUT….Organizing the event wouldn’t have been possible without Swarnava Sengupta and Ayan Choudhury help ….The Most Interesting part was the MozDay Kolkata was more a celebration of Firefox’s 10th Anniversary…!!!

Venue:- West Bengal University of Technology.
Date & Time:- 11th November,2014. 11 am onward.
College Organizer- Ranodeep Saha
Mozillian Organizer- Ayan Choudhury & Swarnava Sengupta
Mozilla Reps Mentor- Soumya Deb
Total Attendees: 200px

Agenda of the Event:

11:00 A.M. – 11:15 A.M. – Introduction to FOSS
11:15 A.M. – 11:30 P.M. – Mission Mozilla
3:30 P.M. –  Inauguration of the FirefoxClub_WBUT and FSA Recruitment
11:30 P.M. – 12:30 P.M. – Ways to contribute to Mozilla
  • Coding: Deb
  • Testing: Deb
  • Writing: Sumantro
  • Webmaker Teaching & hands-on: Ayan
  • Translating: Biraj
  • Helping: Sreemegha
  • Activism: Sreemegha
  • Miscellaneous: Ayan
12:30 P.M. – 1:00 P.M. – Lunch Break
1:00 P.M – 2:30 PM – (Hands On Sessions Starts at Lab)
  • Webmaker (X-Ray Goggles | Thimble | Appmaker | Popcorn) (Hands on)
  • Mozilla Developer Network
  • Code Base Contribution

2:30 P.M. – 3:30 P.M. – Intro to Firefox OS & Firefox OS Apps (Hands On Demo with Devices)

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Goals & Metrics of This Event:

1. Kick start of the Firefox Club at West Bengal University Of Technology
2. More Voluntary involvement in Firefox OS
3. Created Makes in Webmaker
4. Womoz – Women and Mozilla
The event started of with the introductory speech of Soumya Deb, followed by Sumantro a brief session on Webmaker followed by Biraj Karmakar, brief session on Localization & FSA program and then followed by Sreemegha Guha, who gave the session on WoMoz. Ayan choudhary took a session on Support Forum
After these quick sessions the inauguration ceremony took place followed by lunch.
Loved the event it was my 1st event with Mozilla AND I was the Organizer…Loved the feeling…