Trainer's details

Gaurav Pant Geeta Pant
Gaurav Pant:

Is a freelance web developer/Trainer for FOSS (Free/Open Source Software) technologies.
He has been working since 2003 and uses LAMP (Linux Apache MySQL PHP) stack as for web development. Other FOSS tool like GIMP and Inkscape that are required for graphics multimedia etc.

A Member/Co-ordinator for PLUG (Pune GNU/Linux Users Group) since year 2000.

Apart from freelance web-development he is also involved in imparting training in different institutes. and has been associated with Symbiosis Institute of Computer Research and Studies (SICSR) for almost last 10+ years. Subjects that he is involved in teaching are all FOSS related stuff, which include Linux, PHP, HTML, Shell, Perl, shell scripting etc.For post graduate and under graduate students.

He has  also been involved in some corporate training, Faculty training for different colleges, workshops on Linux, web development etc.

Recently conducted events and activities in 2014 - 2015 :

  • Centos Dojo – One day workshop on Centos Linux. (Part of organizing team) http://wiki.centos.org/Events/Dojo/Pune2014

  • FOSSsumMIT - conference organized by MAEER’s MIT College of Engineering, Department of Computer Engineering and Pune Linux User Group was a first kind of conference arranged by any engineering college under Pune University. (Part of organizing team and speaker for introduction to basic Linux)

  • GNUnify – A FOSS event going on for Last 12 years. Part of organizing team and speaker for different workshops like – web development with php, regular expressions, shell scripting etc.

  • Seminars during CMDA IT expo http://www.cmdapune.org in past years on Web Development, CMS, Linux Scripting languages etc.

Geeta Pant:

Is a freelance web developer and content manager. She is involved in maintaining and managing different websites handled by us.
Her area of works involves managing content of Drupal based website.

She is  responsible for managing the websites of
National Centre For Mathematics & Advanced Training in Mathematics Schools. (Since year 2011)

She is an Opensource enthusiast and uses Gnu/Linux as the operating system since year 2010.