MiniDebConf Kochi 2023 - CUSAT, Kochi, India


Event date: 21st October 2023, Saturday.

Time: 9.00 AM to 4.00 PM


School of Engineering, CUSAT, Kochi, Kerala, India


This is a one day event planned as Introductory sessions for new comers to Debian and Free software community. The talks and workshops will be specifically chosen to create awareness among students regarding Debian and other Free software projects.

Other community members and active contributors can join us to socialize and get involved in discussion with the students.






9.00 AM - 9.10 AM

Opening session

Seminar hall

9.15 AM - 10.00 AM

Introduction to Free software

Anish Sheela

Seminar hall

10.00 AM - 10.15 AM

Morning break

Seminar hall

10.15 AM - 11.00 AM

Introduction to Debian

Sruthi Chandran

Seminar hall

11.15 AM - 12.00 PM

BoF on Free Software and Open source software

Seminar hall

12.10 PM - 12.30 PM

Free software alternatives for proprietary tools.

Mujeeb Rahman K

Seminar hall

12.40 PM - 1.00 PM

Fun and Games

Seminar hall

1.00 PM - 2.00 PM

Lunch break

Dining hall

2.00 PM - 2.45 PM


Vishal Arya

Seminar hall

2.00 PM - 3.00 PM

Basics of Shell scripting in Linux (Workshop)

Ranjith Siji, Athul RT

SDPK hall

3.00 PM - 3.30 PM

Introduction to Mobian

Pirate Praveen

Seminar hall

3.00 PM - 3.45 PM

Building a CLI Tool using Python (Workshop)

Athul RT

SDPK hall

3.45 PM - 4.00 PM

Closing ceremony

Seminar hall

See you all at CUSAT, Kochi on 21st October!

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