Month: March 2016

International Women’s Day Hackathon 2016

Event Date : 27.03.16

Event Venue : Maditssia Hall Madurai

Event type : Full Day Event

Event Description : The objective of the event is to conduct a regional pitch event for Technovation challenge 2016 participants in this region. The event provides opportunity for all students to pitch their idea.

Event Agenda:

  • 9:30 to 10:00     Registration
  • 10:00 to 10:15    Welcome Note
  • 10:15 to 11:15       Panel Discussion
  • 11:15 to 12:15        Competition
  • 11:30 to 12:30      Chief Guest Speech
  • 12:30 to 1:15         Interactive Games & Quiz
  • 1:15 to 2:00           Lunch
  • 2:00 to 3:15           Design Sprint
  • 3:15 to 3:30           Tea & Networking
  • 3:30 to 5:00         Technovation School Pitch
  • 5:00 to 5:30          Result & prize distribution
  • 5:30 to 5:45          Photos session
  • 5:45 to 6:00         Thanking Note

Event Tag:      #gdgmdu

Event Banner:  Poster

Registration Form URL:   https://www.tinyurl.com/iwdhmdu2016

Event Site:

Meetup.com: http://www.meetup.com/Metoomentor/events/229660677/

Speaker Details:

  • Mrs: Anantha Soruba Santhi Principal of  Sethurajan Padma Higher Secondary School
  • Ms. D. Thajun Nisha Proprietor of Dream East Company
  • Dr. R . Madhu Meena Owner of Madhu Meena’s Stop and Shop Collections
  • Ms. Sana RJ Suryan FM
  • Mr. Balaji Babu Validation Engineer at UST Global
  • Mr. Senthil Kumar Senior Research Engineer Qualcomm

Few statistics:

# Online Registration 46
# Participants Invited 100
# On Spot Registration 72
# Women Participants 83

Event Report:

  • We invited 70% School Students and 30% Professional developers,
  • We had 70% Women Participation.
  • We were live with Hash tag:  #gdgmdu on Twitter, Facebook and Google+.
  • We have shortlisted 19 school teams for International Womens Day Hackathon 2016 participation.
  • We formed Individual Drawing/ Painting Competition for participants on the theme of Women in Technology.
  • The winners and runners of Drawing/ Painting Competition got the swags and goodies
  • We formed 12 groups for design sprint and asked the students and developers to come up with a story board and prototype for Swachh bharat Abiyan, The response was fantastic
  • The event provides opportunity to 17 technovation teams from various schools to pitch their idea.
  • We gave swags and goodies to 17 technovation teams.
  • The winners of the Quiz got the swags and goodies

 Design Sprint:

Drawing Competition Theme – Women in Technology

Gallery:

 

Edited by  – Andal Mariappan

 

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Event Report

  • We invited 90% Student developers and 10% Professional developers,
  • We had 60% Women Participation.
  • We were live with Hash tag: #gdgmadurai, #gdgmadustudyjam on Twitter, Facebook and Google+.
  • We have shortlisted 100 students for Study Jam 2016 participation.
  • Students registered  in udacity study jam program.
  • We translated the video contents to Tamil to enable more people understand the course.
  • We formed 12 groups and asked the students to come up with all their doubts and question in a quiz format.
  • The winners of the Quiz got the swags and goodies

Few statistics:

# Participants Registered 100
# Participants Invited 100
# Participants Attended 84
# Women Participants 50

 

Participant’s details here

Gdrive URL: https://goo.gl/KKv8Pe

Registration:

tinyurl.com/mdustudyjams

Event Site:

Meetup.com : http://www.meetup.com/Metoomentor/events/228914477/

Google Plus Event: https://goo.gl/aehzE3

Outcome

  • Developers/students able to take the Android for Beginners course. The should be able to study as a group for the online course.

 

Event Photos:

https://goo.gl/85wIzr

GDGMduStduyjam2016.jpg

Agenda

Time Session Speaker
9:30 – 10:00 Am Registration
10:00  – 10:30 Am Introduction about StudyJam Senthilkumar M
10.30  to 11:00 Am Registration for Udacity Study Jam
11:00  – 11:15 Am Offline content distribution.
11:15 – 12:00 AM Course Overview Senthilkumar M
12:00 – 1:00 PM Watching the course Videos
1:00 – 1:30 PM Networking & snacks