Monday, March 1, 2010

Dream Spark Yatra @ Excel Engineering

Dream Spark Yatra @ Excel Engineering College

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Event: Dream Spark Yatra

Dates: 27th February

Venue: Excel Engineering College

City: Komarapalayam, Namakkal

Organizers: Balaji , Arumugham, Abhishek Suresh

Speakers: SathyaNarayanan, Venkat, Indhuja, Harini, Shiva, Aravindhan, Gopinathan, Abhishek Suresh

Participants: 650 Students

Agenda (We had parallel Sessions:

For Auditorium 1

Time

Session

Handling

9:00 - 9:30

Registration And Distribution of Goodies

9:30 - 10:00

Inauguration

10:00 - 11:00   

Introduction to CBEUG, UX+Silverlight+WPF

Abhishek Suresh (President CBEUG)

11:00 - 12:00  

Windows 7

Indhuja Pillai

12:00 - 13:00 

Microsoft Visio

Venkateswaran

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 - 15:00  

Windows Azure

Harini Palanivel

15:00 - 16:00

Imagine Cup activity

Kennedy Singh

16:00 – 16:30

Project Natal

Shiva

16:30- 17:00

Certificate Distribution & Wind Up

For Auditorium 2

Time

Session

Handling

9:00 - 9:30

Registration And Distribution of Goodies

9:30 - 10:00

Inauguration

10:00 - 11:00   

Introduction to CBEUG, Windows 7

Sathya Narayanan ( Vice President CBEUG)

11:00 - 12:00  

Microsoft DeepZoom, Photosynth, Live Writer

Gopinathan.R

12:00 - 13:00 

Project Kodu

Aravindhan .A

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 - 15:00  

Blogging, Facebook, MIXed Technology

Abhishek Suresh

15:00 - 16:00

Small Basic

Indhuja Pillai

16:00 – 16:30

Imagine Cup activity

Kennedy Singh

16:30- 17:00

Certificate Distribution & Wind Up

Microsoft Dreamspark yatra is the new initiative by Microsoft Academic team to cover 100 cities in 10 weeks. We CBEUG set our own goal of covering 10,000 students across CBEUG territories during this Dream Spark Yatra. As of now our Usergroup has reached out to 16,000 Students. A major milestone for the Usergroup

This was the Second DreamSpark Event at Excel Engineering College, in Namakkal, on 27th February 2010. This is the 3rd city of our DreamSpark Campaign.

This event was organized by the CBEUG MSP, Balaji. The way he organized the entire event was awesome. He did it single handedly without any assistance from any other MSP.He pulled off the DreamSpark Yatra amazingly well. The hospitality provided was good. We had more than 380 students in a single hall with a mixture of students coming from various departments like MCA, Computer Science, Electronics, Electrical and IT.

The chief guests were

Abhishek Suresh – President, CBEUG

Other Special invites were

Sathyanarayanan, MSP, Vice President, CBEUG

Indhuja, MSP, CBEUG

Aravindhan, MSP, CBEUG

Shiva, MSP, CBEUG

Harini, MSP, CBEUG

 

Next stop … Rasipuram | Muthayammal College of Engineering :)