The schedule of programs for the upcoming GNU/Linux Install Fest at Technopark Trivandrum is as follows.
Date: 1 Sep, 2008 - 5 Sep, 2008.
Venue: Park Centre, Technopark
Inaugural Ceremony - 1 Sep, 5:00PM
Inauguration - Shri. M. A. Baby, Hon'ble Minister for Education, Government of Kerala..
01.09.2008, 5:30PM - 6:30PM
"Business Opportunities in Free and Open Source Software" - Mr. Satish Babu, President, InApp Information Technologies.
02.09.2008, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
"Innovative Interaction using Open Source" - Mr. Mohamed Thayeb Kondela, CTO, Keve Info Systems
03.09.2008, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
"Compiz, bcoz ur desktop shud b friggin kewl" - A live demo of the 3D Desktop Environment
Open Movie Show - Big Bucks Bunny, Elephant's Dream
04.09.2008, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
"Enterprise Software Development using Free Software" - Mr. Kishore Kumar, Regional CoE Director, UST Global
05.09.2008, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
"Building architecture independent applications using automake and friends" - Mr. Raj Mohan, Senior Programmer, SPACE Kerala
The GNU/Linux Installation desk will be open from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm, everyday. We invite all IT professionals in Technopark to visit the fest and to bring in your personal laptops and get your favorite GNU/Linux distribution installed on it for free.