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DebUtsav 2023

June 17th 2023

Model Engineering College , Thrikkakara

DebUtsav is an upcoming conference that is set to bring together members of the Debian community to celebrate Free and Open Source Software (FOSS).


About DebUtsav

Join us at DebUtsav, the prestigious conference hosted by Model Engineering College and organized by FOSSMEC. Celebrate the power of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) as we gather the Debian community. Collaborate, learn, and contribute to the development of FOSS. Experience workshops, discussions, and engaging sessions, fostering networking and advancing technology.


FOSSMEC, the Free and Open Source Cell at Model Engineering College Kochi, is a dynamic student-led organization dedicated to advocating the widespread adoption of free and open-source software (FOSS). Through engaging workshops and training programs, we empower individuals with cutting-edge expertise, enabling them to embrace FOSS, remain informed of advancements, and explore promising career prospects. Join our vibrant community and unlock the endless possibilities of FOSS today.


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Andrew Bastin

CTO, Hoppscotch

Aditya Anilkumar's picture

Aditya Anilkumar

FOSS contributor

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Mufeed V.H.

Founder, Lyminal

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Sahil Dhiman

Debian Developer

Kurian Benoy's picture

Kurian Benoy

Volunteer, SMC

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Abraham Raji

Debian Developer



Tech Partners


Special Thanks to

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Why Attend DebUtsav?

Learning Oppurtunities

At DebUtsav, you'll have the opportunity to attend talk sessions conducted by experienced professionals from various industries.You can gain valuable insights, learn about new developments, and expand your knowledge in areas that interest you.

Awesome Swags

DebUtsav provides attendees with some awesome swags, such as T-shirts, stickers, and other merchandise. These souvenirs not only serve as a reminder of the event but also help to build a sense of community among attendees.

Interact with Industry Experts

DebUtsav provides a great platform for interacting with industry experts and like-minded individuals. You'll have the chance to meet and interact with professionals from various fields, exchange ideas, and build your professional network.


DebUtsav provides a platform for collaboration and cooperation among attendees. You can participate in discussions, contribute to ongoing projects, and even initiate new collaborations. It's an excellent opportunity to work with others who share your passion for open-source software.

Event Timeline

Set 1

9:30am -10:15am

Inauguration Ceremony

11:00am - 12:20pm

A journey in the world of sync systems

Speaker: Andrew Bastin, CTO, Hoppscotch h Location: SDPK Hall

12:00pm - 1:00pm

How I became a Debian Developer, and you could too.

Speaker: Sahil Dhiman, Debian Developer Location: SDPK Hall

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Lunch Break

2:00pm - 4:30pm


Topic: Introduction to self-hosting Conducted by: Aditya Anilkumar, FOSS contributor Location: CCF Hall

Set 2

9:30am -10:15am

Inauguration Ceremony

11:00am - 1:30pm


Topic: Securing Debian GNU/Linux Systems while learning to hack the same. Conducted by: Mufeedh V.H, Founder, Lyminal Location: CCF Hall

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Lunch Break

2:30pm - 3:30pm

AI with Malayalam Computing

Speaker: Kurian Benoy, Volunteer, SMC Location: SDPK Hall

3:30pm - 4:30pm

A review of anthropology of the Fediverse

Speaker: Abraham Raji, Debian Developer Location: SDPK Hall

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Marketing Head


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Debian Developer



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