Sujay Kundu

Sujay Kundu

Sujay Kundu is a Certified Web developer and Digital Marketing Expert. He is currently working as Nodejs Developer at Katerra. Know more about him..

My Takeaway from Tech Conferences and Hackathons 2020

Posted on October 30, 2020

Though Covid has hit us all, but the pandemic has also created a impact to several industries and the way how things work. This year 2020, there was a huge change in how events happen in the Tech Industry. Some of the events that i participated.

Challenges :

  1. Hackfest 2020 by Hackerrank

    hackfest by hackerrank 2020

With 4 Problems, this event was a week challenge

  1. Hacktoberfest 2020

A Month Long Challenge to submit a Pull Request to Open Source Projects.

Hacktoberfest 2020

Conferences :

  1. Devfest 2020 (16th ,17th ,18th october 2020)

    devfest india 2020

The event was streamed online on on https://devfestindia.com. It was a great to learn on Web, Cloud and Flutter, Firebase in the online event, which was streamed on the youtube.The event was hosted by Google and 30+ GDC (Google Developer Communties) first time came together to host this event:

You can see the whole event on Youtube :

Day 1 - (https://youtu.be/C8k9mdb9NE8)

Day 2 - (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=chtdrBvJpZ4)

Day 3 - (https://youtu.be/WrSvFgvEyKY)

Also there was a quiz for every stack

Goodies I received :

Certificate of Participation :

Tshirt and Stickers :

  1. OSS Days 2020

    OSS Days

The event was hosted by konfhub - https://ossdays.konfhub.com

All the event info : https://github.com/KonfHub/OSS-Days

You can see the whole event on Youtube :

Day 1 - (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-bAlWBbRtEw)

Day 2 - (https://youtu.be/FTAdG3tDqwo)

Also there are many challenges for Devs and Daily Quiz where participants can solve and win some cool prizes :

  1. Azure Dev Challenge (https://ossdays.konfhub.com/#azure)

So I am participating on this challenge to learn more about on Azure + Kubernetes. So whatever I am learning

Learning Resources -

  1. Microsoft Developer Tools and Technologies - https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/browse/
  2. Open Source Microsoft Projects - https://opensource.microsoft.com/
  3. Kubernetes Learning Path - https://azure.microsoft.com/en-in/resources/kubernetes-learning-path
  4. Learn Azure And Devops - https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/browse/?products=azure&roles=devops-engineer

Projects :

Real Time Object Detection and Analytics Using Docker & RedisEdge Stack

Speaker - https://twitter.com/ajeetsraina

Techstack involved in this project :

  Rasberrypi with camera module
  Grafana + Redis
  Redis Gears
  RedisEdge
  AWS Redis  
  Docker 
  Docker Compose
  Prometheseus or Redis Time series
  

Github Developer Virtual Meetup 2020

Streamed online at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3dJjLulIfWk The event was on Devops , Github Actions, AWS and Azure using Github Actions for Devops.

Some useful links from the event:

https://github.com/npm/roadmap https://github.com/collections/made-in-india https://landing.google.com/sre/books/

Hasura hasura.io/learn

Run containarized web applications using Cloud and Github actions

AWS https://github.com/aws-actions https://github.com/petrabarus/aws-sample-deploy-ecs-github-acitons

**Google Cloud Run **

https://github.com/drvaya-learn/hello-cloud-run

**Microsoft Azure ** https://github.com/DixitArora-MSFT/AppServiceDemo