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Date: 21-October-2018, Sunday
Time: 9am to 5pm
Venue: Raja hall, Hotel Rajadhane, Madurai.



This time Devfest was themed on the AI FIRST. Devfest brings together developers from around the globe to outsource the recent technology.



  • 130+ students participated
  • 10+ local IT companies attended the event
  • 38% were developers
  • 30% were women
  • 7 keynote speakers delivered their talks.
  • #DevFest18, #devfestmadurai18, #gdgmadurai


This was one of the grand Developer Festival for GDG Madurai, as speakers were from Youtuber, Startup founders, and Google. We witnessed 38% developers from Local IT companies participated in this event.

Senthil Kumar, Community manager GDG Madurai kick started the event with the welcome note. He introduced all the speakers and set the context for the event. The keynote was given by  Mr.Amrit Sanjeev who is a Senior Advocate developer at Google, his talk was all about Tensorflow Lite and how can we implement it in our application development He totally drove us to the Future world.


Mrs. Lakshya Ramakrishnan who occupied the stage made an Practical session, she showed how to make a Google Assistant App as she being the senior developer at Google and Head of Women Techmakers. Soon after her session a prodigy of Madurai Amritava Varshan, who made a huge impact in curiosity machine, AI Family Challenge shared his walks of life and the impacts he had created.

After the Lunch, A star Youtuber of Madurai named Mr.Seetharaman Balakrishnan  came in live among us and spoke about his journey and also taught us how to be the next Star youtuber. The impact on stage remained on and on with amazing Talk from Mr.Dhinesh pandian about the CopsEye app for Police Department, who is the Co-founder of Geomeo Informatics. Mr.Senthil Kumar gave a tremendous speech of his walks and AI Evolution and its future.


The stage was occupied by founder of Raddson Company named Mr.Sundar who made things of Augmented Reality with Artificial Intelligence. The participants are encouraged to participate in the Social Media Challenge as well as Quiz challenge. Mr.Ajay Sharvesh who is recipient of Google India Scholarship 2018, and augmented how to avail it and challenges he faced. The Last but not the least session was #AskAmritAnything and participant made heart to heart questioning with Mr.Amrit Sanjeev about his journey, how to get into Google, etc. Last session made people fascinate and there was Group photography with all.



Name Company LinkedIn profile
Amrit Sanjeev Senior Advocate Developer, Google
Lakshya Senior developer and head of women techmakers
Seetharaman Tech Satire,youtube channel
Sundar Founder,Radsson
Dhinesh pandian Co-founder , Geomeo Informatics| community manager, GDG Madurai
Senthil Kumar Co-founder , Geomeo Informatics| community manager, GDG Madurai


Time Topic
9:00 to 10:00 AM Registration
10:00 to 10:15 AM Welcome Note (Senthilkumar)
10:15 to 11:15 AM Keynote talk  (Amrit)
11:15 to 12:30 PM Women Techmaker program (Lakshya)
12:30 to 1:00 PM AI Family Challenge (Amritava Varshan)
1:00 to 1:45 PM Lunch break
1:45 to 2:00 PM Seetharaman (Tech Satire)
2:00 to 2:30 PM AI simulator videos(Sundar)
2:30 to 3:00 PM Cops eye(Dhinesh pandian)
3:00 to 3:30 PM Evaluation of AI and its future (Senthil)
3:30 to 3:45 PM Lighting talk (Ajay Sharvesh)
3:45 to 4:15 PM AskMeAnything with Amrit
4:15 to 4:30 PM Closing note & Feedback
4:30 to 5:00 PM Photos & networking


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