Some pictures of the stall at Techfest available here:

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Marathi_Wikipedia_IIT_Bombay_Techfest

-Sudhanwa


On Thu, Jan 19, 2012 at 11:11 PM, Sudhanwa Jogalekar <sudhanwa....@gmail.com
> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Rahul Deshmukh from Marathi Wikiedia and his team in IITB had a stall in
> Techfest for the promotion. (just like the CMDA stall in Pune) Some flex
> banners were also put up at some main positions at different venues.
>
> Total footfall count was around 1L for the Techfest.
> The response for Wikipedia stall was great !!
>
> Regards
> -Sudhanwa
>
>
> On Thu, Jan 19, 2012 at 10:18 PM, Aditya Sengupta <apsengu...@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> IITB's Techfest just got over. VJTI's (Mumbai) festival (Technovanza) is
>> from Feb 3rd to 5th (I can connect here- ping me offline). UDCT's festival
>> (Exergy) is going on (Jan 19 to 22). Thadomal Sahani has something on 4th
>> Feb, but this seems to be limited to biomed.
>>
>> Most other major college tech fests in Mumbai will happen next semester
>> (S P Jain, D J Sanghvi, etc).
>>
>> On Thu, Jan 19, 2012 at 14:54, Nitika <ntan...@wikimedia.org> wrote:
>>
>>> Hey folks,
>>>
>>> There are over 20 Tech fests that are being conducted by several
>>> institutes across India over the next 2 months. I'm sure my list is not
>>> completely exhaustive and I might have missed a few. I was wondering if any
>>> of you know friends, family members, faculty members, students,
>>> administrators associated with any of the following organisations who might
>>> be able to help us out in participating or getting a slot for a Wiki stall
>>> or a workshop during these tech fests?
>>>
>>> These fests might prove to be a brilliant opportunity for us to do
>>> massive outreach programs. I am assuming, to be on a conservative side,
>>> that each fest has a footfall of minimum 1000 participants. Even if we are
>>> able to take part in say 10 such events during the next 2 months, that
>>> means we have the opportunity to create awareness about Wikipedia amongst
>>> at least 10,000 more people.
>>>
>>> Fests scheduled for next few months are as under:
>>>
>>> Tech Fests January
>>>
>>>    1. Elan 2012 Techno Cultural Fest January 2012 IIT Hyderabad Andhra
>>>    Pradesh
>>>    2. WISSENAIRE 12 Techno Management Fest January 20-22nd 2012 IIT
>>>    Bhubaneshwar Orissa
>>>    3. Techkriti 12, IIT Kanpur, Technical Fest, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh,
>>>    January 27-30 2012
>>>    4. Threshold 12 Management Fest January 30-31st 2012 Jain University
>>>    Centre for Management Studies Bangalore Karnataka
>>>    5. Electrocom 12 Technical Fest January 20-21st 2012 KITS Warangal
>>>    Andhra Pradesh
>>>    6. Quark 12 Technical Fest January 27-28th 2012 TGPCET Nagpur
>>>    Maharashtra
>>>    7. Dhrishyaa 12 Techno Management Fest January 24-25th 2012 Alagappa
>>>    Colleg Of Technology Chennai Tamil Nadu
>>>    8. INctf 12 Technical Fest January 29th 2012 Amrita University
>>>    Kollam Kerala
>>>    9. E-Summit 2012, Entrepreneurship Festival, IIT Bombay, Mumbai,
>>>    Maharashtra, January 28-29 2012
>>>
>>>
>>> Tech Fests in February
>>>
>>>    1. iTechRoots 3.0 12 Technical Fest February 9-11th 2012 YCCE Nagpur
>>>    Maharashtra
>>>    2. Vidyut 12 Techno Management Fest February 1-3rd 2012 Amrita
>>>    Vishwa Vidyapeetham Amritapuri Kerala
>>>    3. Prajwalan 12 Technical Fest February 18-20th 2012 Government
>>>    College of Engineering Amaravati Maharashtra
>>>    4. Arghya 12 Technical Fest February 2012 MBES College of
>>>    Engineering Ambajogai Maharashtra
>>>    5. Kurukshetra 12 Techno Management Fest February 1-4th 2012
>>>    Colllege of Engineering Guindy Anna University Chennai Tamil Nadu
>>>    6. Felicity 12 Techno Cultural Fest February 17-19th 2012 IIIT
>>>    Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh
>>>    7. INSEAT 12 Technical Fest February 11th 2012 VIT University
>>>    Vellore Tamil Nadu
>>>    8. FootPrints X2 Technical Fest February 24-26th 2012 Maharaja
>>>    Sayajirao University Baroda Gujarat
>>>    9. Dhrishyaa 12 Techno Management Fest January 24-25th 2012 Alagappa
>>>    Colleg Of Technology Chennai Tamil Nadu
>>>    10. Anwesha 12, Techno Cultural Fest, IIT Patna, Patna, Bihar,
>>>    February 24-26 2012
>>>    11. Varchas 2012, Sports Festival, IIT Rajasthan, Jodhpur,
>>>    Rajasthan, February 9-12 2012
>>>
>>>
>>> Tech Fests in March
>>>
>>>    1. Apogee 12 Technical Fest March 16-20th 2012 BITS Pilani Rajasthan
>>>    2. Radiance 2012, IIT Bombay, Mechanical Fest, Powai, Mumbai,
>>>    Maharashtra, March 3-4 2012
>>>    3. Convergence 2012, Technical Fest, IIT Bombay, Mumbai,
>>>    Maharashtra, March 2012
>>>    4. Cognizance 2012, IIT Roorkee, Technical Fest, Roorkee,
>>>    Uttarakhand, March 23-25 2012
>>>
>>>
>>> If you have a contact and want someone to follow up with people in these
>>> institutes, I'll be more than happy to do that. Lets try and do as many
>>> outreach programs during these fests as we can.
>>>
>>> Thanks
>>> Nitika
>>>
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