Anoop Thomas Mathew
IEEE All India Computer Society SC 2013
Co-Founder and CTO @ Profoundis Labs
Avid open source user since 2003
Contributed to linux kernel and cpython
IEEEXtreme judge for last 2 years
Organized IEEE R10 SC '09 in Singapore
➢ PyCon 2013
➢ FOSSMeet 2013
➢ PyCon 2012
➢ Fifth Elephant 2012
➢ FOSSMeet 2011
Published a paper?
Regular in coding competitions?
Have a company on your own?
Any wannabe Entrepreneurs around?
Created something useful on your own?
Given a thought on how these things work?
Almost an year and a half old
Social Media aggregation and analytics space
3 live products
30 million data points and counting for itestifyit with 367 clients
Technology Partnership with 5 companies including Vodafone
Manages one of the Top 5000 website
Is a part of Microsoft Accelerator, Startup Chile, Startup Village,
Lots of late night coffees, bean bags, highs and lows, lots of free time.
is a necessity
What else should we do?
Pick a specific field of interest
Form small groups and collaborate
Solve your own problems
Search for areas require improvement
Don't be blinded!
Think of better way of doing things.
➢ be Curious
➢ be Persistent
➢ be Vocal
➢ be Social
➢ be Focused
(happy to help!)