|Time:||9am to 5pm|
|Venue:||Raja hall, Hotel Rajadhane, Madurai.|
ABOUT THE EVENT:
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.
|Amrit Sanjeev||Senior Advocate Developer, Google||https://www.linkedin.com/in/amrit-sanjeev-a4984438/|
|Lakshya||Senior developer and head of women techmakers||https://www.linkedin.com/in/lakshyasivaramakrishnan/|
|Seetharaman||Tech Satire,youtube channel||https://www.linkedin.com/in/seetharama|
|Dhinesh pandian||Co-founder , Geomeo Informatics| community manager, GDG Madurai||https://www.linkedin.com/in/dhineshpandian/|
|Senthil Kumar||Co-founder , Geomeo Informatics| community manager, GDG Madurai||https://www.linkedin.com/in/senthilkumar-murugesan/|
|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|
Meetup Link : https://www.meetup.com/GDG-Madurai/events/255142111/
Google form Registration: https://goo.gl/TCd5k3