MiniDebConf Palakkad, 2022
Debian India along with FOSS NSS hosted MiniDebConf Palakkad 2022. This was a physical event, without online streaming.
Venue: NSS College of Engineering, Palakkad, Kerala.
Dates: 12th & 13th November (Sat,Sun), 2022.
Start Date: 1 October 2022
End Date : 21 October 2022
Start Date: 10 October 2022
End Date: 31 October 2022
Proposal Acceptance notification: 23 October 2022
Event dates: 12 & 13 November 2022
About the venue
Location: NSS College of Engineering
The campus is situated in NSS Nagar at Akathethara, 9 km from Palakkad town, and 3 km from Railway Colony. Spread over 100 acres, it includes an administrative block and other blocks, a library block and five hostels including two for women and with good infrastructure. The college is in a beautiful and serene location near to Malampuzha Dam, situated in the Western Ghats, which borders Kerala and Tamil Nadu.
Mode of Transportation
The nearest airports from the college are Cochin International Airport Limited (118km) and Coimbatore Airport (65km) . You can view their website to see the nearby Bus and Rickshaw Services.
Angamaly (AFK) is the nearest railway station from Cochin airport (around 6km). But not many trains will stop there. But almost all the trains will stop at Aluva (AWY) which is around 12km from the airport.
Singanallur Railway Station is the nearest railway station from Coimbatore Airport which is at a distance of 7km from the airport.
The Railway Station closest to the venue college is Palakkad Junction Railway Station (PGT). Rickshaws are available from the railway station to the college at all times which costs around Rs.120. Bus service is also available from the station to Railway Colony(around 3km from the college) frequently in the morning from 07:14 am at a cost of around Rs.13.
In-campus accommodation is restricted to students from NSS College of Engineering, other attendees of the conference will have to find self-paid accommodation nearby. Will share a list of nearby accommodation facilities soon.
Lunch will be arranged on both days of the event for all registered attendees, based on the preference you choose while registering. Other meals of the day won't be provided.
The list of the team organising this event can be found here.
COVID-19 related instructions
Still there are cases of COVID-19 around, though the situation is getting better. It is highly recommended to wear face masks at all time during the event.
We're looking for local sponsors. Sponsorship brochure can be found here. If you'd like to sponsor the event please get in touch with us at email@example.com
Join via chat
We have an event specific IRC channel on OFTC #minidebconf-india for discussions and interactions before and between talks. Join from matrix side by #_oftc_#minidebconf-india:matrix.org