16 Thu 05:45 PM – 08:35 PM IST
Accepting submissions till 14 Jan 2020, 11:00 PM
In 2019, many of us witnessed - and some of us experienced - internet shutdowns in different parts of India.
Based on the above questions, we have curated a discussion to understand the technical alternatives to internet shutdowns, and how alternative communication networks can be leveraged for transmitting important communication and conducting business.
Who should attend:
Date: Thursday, 16 January
Time: 5:45 PM to 8:30 PM followed by dinner and networking
Venue: Seminar hall 1 and 2, Kamaladevi Block, India International Centre (IIC), New Delhi
This event is free to attend. You can consider contributing towards meeting the expenses of the event by purchasing a contributor’s pass of Rs. 899. Alternatively, you can buy a contributor’s pass to nominate someone to attend the event or to simply donate to the event. Donor’s names will be made public, based on their consent.
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What can be an alternative to Infrastructure based communication Systems like WLAN, GSM and others? This Demo/Presentation discusses one such experiment
There are several challenges to building a network that can defeat interception, jamming and reliability. We can take lessons from how the Tactical Radio Networks of MANET are organized and build them cheaply using off the shelf modules and components that are easily available everywhere.
A whiteboard, Projector that can take standard HDMI.
Ashhar Farhan, VU2ESE, is an active homebrewer, hacker, geek and a culture grokker. He loves to design analog radios and speaks C. He is a cofounder of Lamakaan, the Open Space of Hyderabad