Shahid Ali Farooqui

शाहिद अली फारुकी شاہد علی پھاركي


Office Hours: 20.00 - 22.00 Hours (IST)

(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.

Upcoming Events
Event Date Role
FSA Bootcamp | Kolkata 12 Jul 2015 Rep attendee
Past Events
Event Date Role
Whistler Workweek 2015 23 Jun 2015 Rep attendee
L10n Online Training Session 14 Jun 2015 Mozilla's presence organizer
MozCoffee Lucknow 07 Jun 2015 Mozilla's presence organizer
MozCafe Lucknow 25 May 2015 Mozilla's presence organizer
bn-IN Mozilla l10n sprint 16 May 2015 Rep attendee
Mozilla India Task Force Meetup 2015 08 May 2015 Rep attendee
MozCoffee Allahabad 03 Apr 2015 Mozilla's presence organizer
Firefox OS at Narula Institute of Technology 28 Mar 2015 Rep attendee
Mozilla Hindi Localization Sprint 21 Mar 2015 Rep attendee
FxOS Booth @SciFest 28 Feb 2015 Mozilla's presence organizer