Amchi Mumbai! This was the first time Hack U India revisited a university: The previous Hack U at the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay was a big success characteristic of a bollywood blockbuster.
Based on the success of the first event, we knew that this event would be much anticipated both by the crew and the students alike. True to expectations, even before we landed on campus, we had over 250 registrations. We knew we were in for an exciting weekend.
The Hack U kick off was at 5:30 pm at the FC Kohli Auditorium with a welcome note by Muthusamy Chelliah, Head of Academic Relations at Yahoo! Bangalore, followed by Professor Dhamani from IIT Bombay. Hari Vasudev, the VP of Platform Technology group at Yahoo!, kept the students engrossed by talking about Yahoo! Open strategy and Cloud platforms.
With the informative introduction talks over, it was time for the tech crew to take over. Arnab Nandi, our Hack U veteran, delivered "Hack 101 — An introduction to Hacking" to prepare theRead More »from Back to Mumbai