The Mozilla webmaker party at Olivarez College Tagaytay is a success last September 5, 2014. Which was attended by different department from Olivarez College Tagaytay at Computer Laboratory 2. Since they only have 20 system units on their laboratory they created a two batches of participants, one in the morning and the other is in the afternoon. The event discussion is about Introduction Mozilla which was discuss by Me, The second lecturer discussed and demo "Thimble" by Mr. Ian Mark Martin and lastly Mr. Leo Caisip which discussed about "Popcorn Maker", Both attended the Mozilla PH orientation for web maker mentor last August 16, 2014 at Mozilla Community Space Manila. The event ended at exactly 4:00pm as mostly in afternoon participated by the nursing department.
We also distributed some Mozilla Swag (Bollard, Mozilla Sticker, Mozilla Tatoos and Mozilla Pins) for participants after the event. As part of the successfull event, based on their survey they are requesting for another event semilar to this. but internet on the school is not that stable during that day but still we managed to make the event successfull.
Pictures can be found here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/83515207@N04/sets/72157646987948838/
I am now again an official organizer for SFD 2014, but this time I will organized the event in Tagaytay City which will be hosted by Olivarez College in Tagaytay. The said event is scheduled on September 27, 2014.
The venue is on their "AMPITHEATER" where it can hold more than 500 participants. Here are some pictures of the exact venue.
We also launch the online registration feel free to register using the this URL : https://www.eventbrite.com/e/software-freedom-day-2014-at-olivarez-college-tagaytay-tickets-12455543867
First time to talk on Cebu City regarding Mozilla and as a first project talking one of the university in Cebu City which is the University of San Jose - Recoletos last December 16, 2013 , My talk is regarding Mozilla and introduce them some tools for web development and as a result it was a successful seminar which started at 9:00A.M. and end up at 12:00 noon. More than 70 students from engineering department from second year to fifth year. I also have the opportunity to talk regarding the Mozilla Student Ambassador program wherein they are also interested to register and create future project to contribute on Mozilla as some of them are already registered to the program. More photos to be uploaded soon and looking forward for more projects with their schools as they have another 3 more branch interested to conduct same seminars. 🙂
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