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Monday, October 28 • 15:15 - 15:50
Panel: Outreachy Linux Kernel Internship Report - Vaishali Thakkar, Independent

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Come learn about the amazing work our kernel interns have accomplished! Outreachy provides 3 months paid internships for people from groups traditionally underrepresented in tech to work on open source projects. The panel will present the program and this year's Linux kernel projects. Mamta Shukla will talk about adding Alpha blending and Overlay Plane support in VKMS driver. Branden Bonaby will present on Injecting failures into VMBus messages to improve the fuzz testing in the Hyper-V drivers. Shayenne da Luz Moura will talk about her work on VKMS driver and adding IGT tests for the same. Dafna Hirschfeld will talk about her work in vicodec driver of the media subsystem. Nishka Dasgupta will present her work on finding and fixing bugs in the Linux kernel using Coccienlle. Himadri Pandya will talk about her work on improving Linux Kernel for Hyper-V. And finally Vaishali Thakkar will share her experience as a coordinator.

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Mamta Shukla

Linux Kernel Intern, Outreachy
Mamta is an active Linux Kernel Contributor . Graduated as Electronics and Telecommunication Engineer with a gist of Computer Programming. She also loves to dive into new technology and research aspects to build innovative solutions. She started her journey into Open Source while... Read More →

Himadri Pandya

Linux Kernel Intern, Outreachy
Himadri Pandya is pursuing a Masters in Technology in the domain of Information and Communication Technology with a specialization in Machine Intelligence from DAIICT, India. She is currently exploring the field of computer vision. She is fascinated with Operating Systems and has... Read More →
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Nishka Dasgupta

Linux Kernel Intern, Outreachy
Nishka Dasgupta completed a bachelor's in computer science from Ashoka University. She followed it up with a Diploma in Advanced Studies andResearch, in the field of access structures. Following her diploma, she worked on the Linux kernel via Outreachy in the summer of 2019. She is... Read More →
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Vaishali Thakkar

Freelance Linux Kernel Engineer, Independent
Vaishali Thakkar works as a Freelance Linux Kernel developer/consultant with clients around the world and has been volunteering as a Linux Kernel coordinator for Outreachy. She has previously worked with Oracle as a Linux Kernel Engineer and Travis Foundation as a Co-organizer for... Read More →

Shayenne Moura

Linux Kernel Intern, Outreachy
Shayenne Moura is a Computer Scientist graduated student at University of Sao Paulo (Brazil). She is interested in many areas, including Machine Learning, Computer Music and Open Source Systems. She was an Outreachy intern on dri-devel (kernel GPU subsystem). Currently, Shayenne is... Read More →

Monday October 28, 2019 15:15 - 15:50
Lumiere Auditortium
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