ORCA training program

A one-day training program was conducted at TTC on ORCA, software that converts text to speech for the visually impaired. However the program could not reach the intended beneficiaries as only one visually challenged person attended.


IT Workshop for Research Scholars

On 28th January 2016, the Department of Education and SPACE inaugurated an IT workshop for 30 research scholars, who were provided training in using free software, the Internet and ICT. On 30th January, free software tools for teachers were covered. A session on Liberating Knowledge for Liberating Learning was conducted on 3rd February, which included tools for researchers.

Workshop on GNU/Linux from scratch

A workshop on GNU/Linux from scratch was conducted on 10th and 11th of October 2015 in SPACE. About 13 students from College of Engineering Trivandrum  participated in this event. On the first day they built tools for compilation by using host system and on the second day they built and installed various packages. During these two days of workshop they attempted to build an entire GNU/Linux system from its source code.



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