The event also had a session named “devsprint” where students were given opportunities to start contributing to open source projects with help from mentors. Mozilla, Zulip, , FOSSASIA, KDE were the participating organizations. As a KDE Localization Maintainer, Subin Siby was a mentor for KDE in the sprint.
Some the other speakers on the occasion were:
- Balasankar C, Debian Developer & engineer at Gitlab
- Santhosh Thottingal, Language Engineering Team, Wikimedia foundation, Swathanthra Malayalam Computing
- Satish Babu, Past President of Computer Society of India
- Saloni Garg, RedHat Women In Open Source Award recipient, Google Scholar, Mozilla Open Leader
- K S Ananthakrishnan, Facebook bug bounty hall of fame
- Sreeram, Google bug bounty hall of fame