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"When it comes to software, I much prefer free software, because I have very seldom seen a program that has worked well enough for my needs, and having sources available can be a life-saver."

-Linus Torvalds
Agree with Linus? Are you the kind that derives joy by submitting a patch? Do you take a sadistic pleasure in exploiting the loops and vulnerabilities in a software? Have no clue on what’s this all about? Or are you just intimidated by developing software?
Join us in this wild exciting ride into opensource development. With Guest Talks, Workshops, Hackathons and many more, stay tuned to this page for further updates regarding Pengufest.





Venkatesh Basker is an NIT Trichy Alumnus and also an ACM ICPC world finalist.Currently working in Google, the red coder shares his ACM ICPC experiences and the importance of Algorithmic Programming for budding, young developers as a part of Pengufest.


Meet Priya Kuber. Priya is the Managing Director at Arduino India,  former GSOC mentor, co-founder of 9circuits.com, arduino blogger... the list is endless. Join us this Pengufest, to attend her Guest Talk on the 7th of March 2014, and get motivated to build and develop Technology!!


Venky is the co-founder of Cambrian Ventures and Kosmix. Harinarayan also co-founded Junglee.corp. and played a significant role at Amazon.com in the late 1990s.  Harinarayan also has a PhD in Computer Science from Stanford University and a Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science from IIT Madras. Details on his talk to be put up soon


Rohit Kumar Rai, the Director of Sales at MongoDB joins us this Pengufest as a guest speaker. The speaker has tons of experience from Novell, Redhat, Sify and Microsoft. Further details will be put up soon.

The Firefox Club of NIT Trichy, brings workshops on various Mozilla Products. Workshop scheduled on 7th March. Further details to be put up soon.

Code the Unknown is a new innovation presented by Pengufest. A simple coding contest. Is that all this is? Guess not!! Each question requires code in a specific language, that might not be known to the contestant! Join the fun with Hackerrank and Pengufest on the 3rd of March. Contest is up at http://www.hackerrank.com/code-the-unknown

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