Shahid Ali Farooqui

शाहिद अली फारुकी شاہد علی پھاركي


Office Hours: 20.00 - 22.00 Hours (IST)

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(I would love to interact you, I am mostly available on Hangout during the mentioned time. However, you can send me an e-mail to schedule a session for text chat or video call or phone call at the time with mutual convenience.

I am a Community Builder and a FOSS activist. I love to use and promote FOSS. I am part of FOSS promotion drive in our country.

I am currently working with Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata, India. Prior to my current assignment, I worked for IIT Bombay as Research Fellow. I was part of "Spoken Tutorial" Project at IIT Bombay. As part of the project, we used to create and promote FOSS tutorials which includes tutorials on Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird. Using spoken tutorials, we use to conduct workshop on various FOSS system across country.

I mentored Campus Ambassador Program, Spoken Tutorial Project at IIT Bombay.

Functional Area as Mozillian: Community Building, Localization, Webmaker, Mozilla Science Lab

Mozilla Community India: Part of various Task-Force in Mozilla community India.

Past Events
Event Date Role
MozFOSS Indcution in Inquivesta X 21 Jun 2020 Mozilla's presence organizer
Reps Council Weekly Meeting 2020-4-28 28 Apr 2020 Rep attendee
ReMo Call 23-04-20 23 Apr 2020 Rep attendee
Reps Council Weekly Meeting 2020-4-21 21 Apr 2020 Rep attendee
Reps Council Weekly Meeting 2020-4-14 14 Apr 2020 Rep attendee
Reps Council Weekly Meeting 2020-4-07 07 Apr 2020 Rep attendee
Reps Council Weekly Meeting 2020-3-31 31 Mar 2020 Rep attendee
ReMo Call 26-03-20 26 Mar 2020 Rep attendee
Online Meetup Mozilla India - COVID-19 25 Mar 2020 Mozilla's presence organizer
Fenix Launch L10n Sprint - Hindi 21 Mar 2020 Rep attendee