About COEP FOSSMeet'18

COEP FOSSMeet’18 is the first edition of College of Engineering, Pune’s own Free and Open Source Software event.This meet has a vision to promote the culture of openness,innovation, and freedom. The meet intends to bring togetherFOSS developers, academicians, researchers, students and all those who love the FOSS movement. The meet intends to participate in the FOSS development and adoption process through hands-on sessions, discussions and lectures.

DATE : 7th and 8th April'18 (Saturday, Sunday)

VENUE : College of Engineering,Pune(COEP)


The trailer for the main day. Take part in a variety of pre-event awesomeness that will give you an idea of what lies ahead during the final day of the event


Wanna know how to be a successful FOSS developer? Wanna know what it takes to be one? Join us, as we conduct talks with various eminent personalities that have braved all the odds and sit before you today to give you their piece of mind about how the FOSS bug bit them, and how they are what they are now.


The actual experience of what you know of FOSS world is tested here as you get to work your brain off in a multitude of crazy, adrenaline-filled events that showcase every ounce of knowledge you have within you!

Organized by

COEP Information and Cyber Security Research Group
Department of Computer Engineering & IT,
College of Engineering, Pune


Know more about our events.

Please register on townscript and buy your ticket to attend the event. The event is open for all.


2 Days. 12 Events. FOSS-COEP'18 in Digits and Figures.

1 Session
1 Speakers
1 Hours


Check out all speakers of the upcoming FossMeet.

Kushal Das

CPython core developer

Pirate Praveen

Debian Developer

Gautam Rege

Managing Director, Josh Software

Rahul Bansal

Founder & CEO, rtCamp solutions Pvt. Ltd.

Sruthi Chandran

Librarian turned FOSS enthusiast

Yogesh Babar

Principal Technical Support Engineer,Red Hat

Rahulkrishnan R A

Consultant at Capgemini

Gaurav Pant

Free Lancer Developer, Trainer for FOSS technologies

Rahul Bedarkar

Senior Software Engineer, HARMAN International

Amol Kahat

Open Source Enthusiast

Rahul Bajaj

Associate Software Engineer,Red Hat

Saptak Sengupta

Web Developer & Open Source Enthusiast

Amit Kucheria

Linux Developer

Nilesh Chandekar

Openstack Tech Support Engg, Red Hat

Vaibhav Kurhe

FOSS Enthusiast, GNUKhata Contributor

Ankit Gadgil

Sr. Software Engineer, Red Hat

Anwesha Das

Advocate, PyLady and active user of FOSS technologies.

Viswaprasath KS

Yogesh Chavan

Training Content Developer at RedHat


Meet our amazing team.

Shantanu Trivikram


Saket Komawar


Priya Kadam

Event Head


Championship Head

Shivkumar Patil

Web and Publicity Head

Shubham Mukkawar

Web and Speakers Head

Shubham Khandelwal

Sponsorship Head

Akshay Deshpande

Design Head

Siddhesh Rane

Accounts Head

Abhijit A.M.

Convener (Faculty)

Deepak D Kshirsagar

Co-Convener (Faculty)

Avinash Kshirsagar

Organizing team member (Faculty)

Akshay Fajge

Organizing team member (Faculty)


College of Engineering Pune(COEP), Wellesely Rd, Shivajinagar, Pune-411 005. Maharashtra, INDIA.

By bus

Pune has a reliable public transport networked by PMPML Buses, Taxis and Auto rickshaws. COEP is easily acessible by any one of them.

By rail

Pune is one of the major and most important railway junctions on the Indian railway. The city connects with major other cities of the country which makes it quite easy to answer how to reach Pune via railways.After reaching Pune Station, you can take an auto or cab to reach COEP.

By Air

Pune airport is situated almost 10 kilometers from the heart of the city which is located in the Lohagaon area. Outside the airport, one can easily get a taxi and major other bus services to reach the city.

For more information , visit: How to get to Pune


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