MOZILLA CS 101

An Introduction to different fields of Computer Science

EVENTS -Aug 24 2019

On Friday, 23 August 2019, we hosted an all-round tech event which comprised of various topics ranging from Artificial intelligence, Flutter, Web development, GitHub to Cyber-Security, powered by Mozilla. Mozilla events are free, out-of-the-box workshops covering today’s most relevant technology so you can share knowledge with your community, spend less time on content, and learn as you go.

Duration: 4 hours Venue: CSE Seminar Hall, Admin Block Location: Sir M. Visvesvaraya Institute of Technology, Bangalore Topics: Machine learning & AI, Web development, Flutter, Cyber-Security & Github No. of participants : 250+

Prerequisites

Participants need to be able to install Flutter setup on their laptops and Git bash (windows users) for Github session. While no background knowledge is required, familiarity with any scripted language (C, Java, etc.) will be beneficial for participation in this workshop.

System Requirements : MacOS, Linux, or Windows 7 or higher

Agenda

No. Session Time Speaker
1. Opening keynote 09:00 - 09:10 Pooja Vel
2. Introduction to Git and Github 09:10 – 9.30 Sunchit Lakhanpal
3. Web development 9:30 – 10:15 Aditya Raman
4. Machine learning 10:15 - 11:00 Apoorv Kumar Singh
5. Break 11:00 - 11:15 Nil
6. Introduction to flutter & building a live app 11:15 - 12:00 Aswin & Prakruthi
7. Cyber Security & Ethical hacking 12:00 - 12:50 Ujwal Kumar
8. Closing Keynote 12.50 – 12.55 Ujwal Kumar
* Quizzes after every talk - Bharath C S

The Event

The event was organized by the Computer Science & Engineering Department of Sir M. Visvesvaraya Institute of Technology, Bangalore. The event began with an invocation keynote after which the technical sessions started. The event was backed by GLUG MVIT and powered by Mozilla. Students were given access to free doubt sessions and there were quizzes after every talk to keep the audience engaged. The aim of the workshop was to explain the workflow various prominent tech sectors and get them started in individual interested fields. The event ended with a closing keynote and a group photograph after which the audience was dispersed.

About the Speakers

  • Aditya Raman: Web-development enthusiast, Former full stack Intern
  • Aswin Gopinathan: Organizer at Girlscript, App-Development Enthusiast
  • Apoorva Kumar Singh: Web Development & Machine learning Enthusiast
  • Prakruthi M: Flutter enthusiast
  • Sunchit Lakhanpal: Flutter based app developer, Quizzer
  • Ujwal kumar: Couch potato, Security researcher, Ethical hacker, NOOB

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Web Development

The Presentation can be downloaded from :  Presentation


1. Visitor-centric, clear purpose

2. Progressive disclosure

3. Displays quickly

4. Browser compatible

5. Intuitive navigation

6. Spelling, grammar, writing

7. Secure (eCommerce)

8. Attractive design, easy to read

9. Cultural bias? (Regional? Domestic? International?)

11. Maintainable (separate content from style)

12. Search Engine Accessible

  • World Wide Web Consortium

The organization responsible for creating official web standards http://www.w3c.org/

  • W3Schools

Online web tutorials (also contains web statistics) http://www.w3schools.com/

  • Coursera

https://www.coursera.org

  • Edx

https://www.edx.org/

  • Web Style Guide

A thorough and accessible guide to Web design http://www.webstyleguide.com/

  • Jacob Nielsen’s Use It

A web site devoted to accessibility issues http://www.useit.com/

  • Cool HomePages.com

A listing of the “coolest” home pages http://www.coolhomepages.com/

  • Vincent Flander’s Web Pages That Suck

Learn good design by looking at poorly designed web sites http://www.webpagesthatsuck.com/

  • Web Site Optimization Analyzer

Analyze time it takes for web site to load http://www.websiteoptimization.com/services/analyze/

  • Web Browser Statistics

http://www.w3schools.com/browsers/browserstats.asp

  • disABILITY Information and Resources

A listing of web sites to help make web pages more accessible http://www.makoa.org/

  • Lynx Viewer

Emulations of lynx (text web browser) http://www.delorie.com/web/lynxview.html http://www.yellowpipe.com/yis/tools/lynx/lynx_viewer.php

  • WebTV Viewer

An emulation of the WebTV browser http://developer.msntv.com/Tools/WebTVVwr.asp

  • HTML Validator

Validates HTML code http://validator.w3.org/

  • Bobby Accessibility Validator

Validates web sites for accessibility issues http://bobby.watchfire.com/

  • August 2005 Connection Speed Statistics:

http://www.websiteoptimization.com/bw/0508/


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Software Developer | Engineer | Former Full Stack Developer Intern | Volunteer at UNV Online

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