[Ilugc] Event Report - Ubuntu 12.04 Release Party

Shrinivasan T tshrinivasan at gmail.com
Tue Jul 31 22:11:06 IST 2012


Ubuntu 12.04 Release Party
MIT Anna University
21.07.2012



Event Report :

The event started with Introductory Speech about FOSS by Mr.Ramadoss
of Yavurukumana Software Foundation. The introduction was followed by
a more basic introduction to FOSS, which was geared to inculcate the
culture of FOSS in schoolchildren.

* Welcome address by Dean Dr.S.Thamarai Selvi.

* Around 100 Students from various colleges and school participated in
the event.

* The event proceeded with an an inspirational talk on Ubuntu and  its
features  by Mr.Yogesh.

* The Ubuntu 12.04 installation demonstration was done.

* The release of Ubuntu 12.04 was done by Mrs.Catherine Bina,The Head
of Computer Society of MIT .

* Around 20 Ubuntu CD's were distributed to the interested students.

* Mr.Ramadoss  briefed about the upcoming classes on FOSS to be
conducted every third saturday in MIT.

* The party came to an end with refreshments to the gathering.

We thanks MIT Students,college staff, management and ILUGC members for
supporting this event.

Snaps: https://picasaweb.google.com/102002010785949271518/UbuntuReleaseParty2012

-- 
Regards,
T.Shrinivasan


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