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It was a resounding success, bringing together an enthusiastic audience of 47 attendees and our esteemed speaker, Aryan Kaushik. Aryan, a seasoned GSoC intern and open-source advocate, shared his extensive knowledge, providing valuable insights into the world of open source and Google Summer of Code (GSoC).

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Post-Event Report: GSoCxBMU Launch Event
Event Overview - GSoCxBMU Launch Event
Date: November 24th
Time: 4:30 PM Onwards
Venue: Hub A
It was a resounding success, bringing together an enthusiastic audience of 47 attendees and
our esteemed speaker, Aryan Kaushik. Aryan, a seasoned GSoC intern and open-source
advocate, shared his extensive knowledge, providing valuable insights into the world of open
source and Google Summer of Code (GSoC).
Speaker's Address:
Aryan Kaushik kicked off the event by sharing his impressive background and contributions,
including being a GSoC'23 Intern at Chromium and GSoC'22 Intern at GNOME Foundation. As
the Group Lead at GNOME Users Group, Delhi – NCR, and the maintainer of Logo Menu,
Aryan's wealth of experience added immense value to the event.
Key Takeaways from Aryan's Talk:
Introduction to Open Source:
Aryan clarified the concept of open source, emphasizing its accessibility to all and the
importance of licenses in defining powers. He highlighted the benefits of contributing to
open source, including ownership, community engagement, and the preservation of code.
Starting the Open Source Journey:
Aryan provided practical advice on starting the open-source journey, emphasizing that
contributions extend beyond software development. He encouraged diverse contributions,
such as documentation, design, and project creation.
GSoC Insights and Opportunities:
Aryan delved into the intricacies of GSoC, sharing his personal journey and dispelling myths.
He shed light on the timeline, the process of choosing organizations, drafting proposals, and
the myriad opportunities available through GSoC.
Tips for Switching Tech Stacks:
Offering insights on switching tech stacks, Aryan advised against switching based on others'
preferences and encouraged exploration. He stressed the importance of evolution, keeping a
base stack, and dedicating time to discover one's passion.
Q&A Session:
A lively Q&A session followed Aryan's talk, covering topics ranging from GSoC timelines to
finding organizations and making successful proposals.
Post-Event Highlights:
Engaging Audience:
The audience actively participated in the event, posing thoughtful questions and expressing
interest in Aryan's journey and insights.
Networking Opportunities:
The event provided a platform for networking, fostering connections among attendees,
students, and industry professionals passionate about open source.
Conclusion:
The GSoCxBMU Launch Event successfully achieved its goal of introducing students to the
world of open source and GSoC. Aryan Kaushik's engaging talk, coupled with the interactive
session, left attendees inspired and well-informed. We extend our gratitude to Aryan for his
valuable contribution, and we look forward to future collaborations in fostering open source
enthusiasm.

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Post-event report intro session-1.docx

  • 1. Post-Event Report: GSoCxBMU Launch Event Event Overview - GSoCxBMU Launch Event Date: November 24th Time: 4:30 PM Onwards Venue: Hub A It was a resounding success, bringing together an enthusiastic audience of 47 attendees and our esteemed speaker, Aryan Kaushik. Aryan, a seasoned GSoC intern and open-source advocate, shared his extensive knowledge, providing valuable insights into the world of open source and Google Summer of Code (GSoC). Speaker's Address: Aryan Kaushik kicked off the event by sharing his impressive background and contributions, including being a GSoC'23 Intern at Chromium and GSoC'22 Intern at GNOME Foundation. As the Group Lead at GNOME Users Group, Delhi – NCR, and the maintainer of Logo Menu, Aryan's wealth of experience added immense value to the event. Key Takeaways from Aryan's Talk: Introduction to Open Source: Aryan clarified the concept of open source, emphasizing its accessibility to all and the importance of licenses in defining powers. He highlighted the benefits of contributing to open source, including ownership, community engagement, and the preservation of code. Starting the Open Source Journey: Aryan provided practical advice on starting the open-source journey, emphasizing that contributions extend beyond software development. He encouraged diverse contributions, such as documentation, design, and project creation. GSoC Insights and Opportunities: Aryan delved into the intricacies of GSoC, sharing his personal journey and dispelling myths. He shed light on the timeline, the process of choosing organizations, drafting proposals, and the myriad opportunities available through GSoC. Tips for Switching Tech Stacks: Offering insights on switching tech stacks, Aryan advised against switching based on others' preferences and encouraged exploration. He stressed the importance of evolution, keeping a base stack, and dedicating time to discover one's passion. Q&A Session: A lively Q&A session followed Aryan's talk, covering topics ranging from GSoC timelines to finding organizations and making successful proposals.
  • 2. Post-Event Highlights: Engaging Audience: The audience actively participated in the event, posing thoughtful questions and expressing interest in Aryan's journey and insights. Networking Opportunities: The event provided a platform for networking, fostering connections among attendees, students, and industry professionals passionate about open source. Conclusion: The GSoCxBMU Launch Event successfully achieved its goal of introducing students to the world of open source and GSoC. Aryan Kaushik's engaging talk, coupled with the interactive session, left attendees inspired and well-informed. We extend our gratitude to Aryan for his valuable contribution, and we look forward to future collaborations in fostering open source enthusiasm.