• Participation: Participated in Panel: ‘Aadhaar, Data Protection & Privacy Rights Bar Council of Kerala Auditorium, Eranakulam. 21st September 2017. Organized by Citizens for constitutional Governance.
  • Public Talk: “Malayalam Computing & Malayalam Layouting in Print, Web & Mobile” Kerala Bhasha Institute’s 50th Anniversary Celebrations, Thiruvanathapuram. 20th September 2017
  • Panellist on Discussion on Digital Divide, #ICOMM17 Chapter celebrations organized by Internet Society, Thiruvanathapuram Chapter. 19th September 2017, Hotel Apollo Dimora, Thampanoor, Trivandrum
  • Speaker :Disrupt Kerala 2017 Summit, Technopark, Thiruvanathapuram, July 5, 2017. Topic: ‘Fairness in Civic Technologies
  • Panellist: Revisiting Aadhaar: Law, Tech and Beyond– May 9, 2017; New Delhi. Organised by SFLC.in IT for Change & Digital Empowerment Foundation
  • Keynote speech in fossmeet.in Topic: “Fairness in Bigdata & AI” March 10 2017, NITC, Calicut
  • Training Session on “Information Security in India’s Digital Payment systems” @ Workshop for “Cyber Security Capacity Building and Training with Law Enforcement Agencies in India” organized by Observer Research Foundation 20th Feb 2017, BSF’s Signals Training School, Bangalore
  • Fellow: ICANN57 Hyderabad, India. Nov 3 -9, 2016
  • Participated in Panel Discussion:” Global Justice in Digital World” Hamburg, Germany on 7th October.
  • Participated in a Panel Discussion: ‘Digital Rights Movements & Global Justice” 5th October, Berlin, Germany
  • Conducted workshop on ‘India’s struggle for Net neutrality ie. Fighting Free Basics’ Life is no algorithm Conference, Cologne, Germany, 2nd October 2016
  • Panellist – Inaugural Plenary of ‘Life is no Algorithm‘ conference in Cologne, Germany. 30th September
  • Panellist – Discussion on “Global Justice in Digital World”, Frankfurt, Germany. 29th September:
  • Participation & talk: Mozilla India Meet up 2016- August 26-28, 2016 Pune
  • Talk on “Fueling and defending free and Open Internet- contribution pathways with Mozilla” – ICEFOSS 16, FISAT, Ernakulam, August 19, 2016
  • Public Talk:”India’s fight for Net neutrality and Open Internet” FOSSASIA OpenTECH Summit 16 , March 18th – 20th 2016 in Singapore Science Centre.
  • Presented a paper titled “Fostering Knowledge societies with read & write access: The role of FOSS as Information Infrastructure” in panel on “Public Domain, open licensing, copyright reform – a spectrum of approaches to Access to Knowledge” on The Fourth Global Congress on Intellectual Property and the Public Interest Dec 15-17, 2015 , National Law University, Delhi, India
  • Facilitated a session on Global South Perspectives in Net neutrality and Zero rating at Mozilla Festival, November 6-8 2015, Ravensbourne, London, UK
  • Presented Case study on SMC in Consultation on OSS Policy of Government of India, Organized by SFLC.IN, CIS and ICFOSS., New Delhi, 29 May 20150“Indian language computing- the community perspective” – UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Malayalam Informatics, Christ College, Irinjalakkuda, 26,27 February, 2015
  • Sustaining community Initiatives: SMC experience” Indian Language computing Track, Swathanthra 2014, Fifth International Conference on Free Software and Free Society. 18—20 December 2014, Hotel Hycinth by Sparsa, Trivandrum
  • Launch Presentation of Indic Project—13th Anniversary celebration of Swathanthra Malayalam Computing 16,17, December 2014
  • “Malayalam Computing, Status – Opportunities and way forward” Talk in Amma Malayalam- Malayalam Day Celebration, Technopark Trivandrum, November 5, 2014
  • “Language Computing Initiatives under SMC” – Workshop on Free Mobile Platforms, ICFOSS, Technopark, Thiruvanathapuram 11-12 March 2014
  • Contributing to Indian Language computing efforts” Talk on IEEE All-Kerala Students’ Congress (AKSC)-2014, The College of Engineering, Trivandrum (CET) September 27, 2014
  • Participated in the panel on “Malayalam Language and Wikipedia” Wiki Sangamotsavam 2013, Alapuzha, 21, 22 December 2013
  • “12 years of Malayalam Computing and the way forward” IEEE Kerala Section Technical Talk, 7th August 2013
  • “Indic Scripts on Mobile – Status and Roadmap” FUEL GILT Conference 2013, Marriott Courtyard, Pune, India
  • “A Computing Road-map for Malayalam University”: Approach paper prepared by SMC. Presented at Malayalam Computing Stakeholder consultation organized by Malayalam University and Govt of Kerala, 8th February, IMG, Thiruvananthapuram
  • Aron Schwartz memorial lecture – SAFI College of Science and Technology, Calicut February 2013
  • Re-imagining freedom movements in Internet age, Public Talk in Difference in Democracy Conference, Cochin, November 2012
  • “Privacy In India: Issues and Challenges” – Public Talk in Friday Club hall, Cochin, Organised by various civil society groups November 2012
  • “Privacy In India: Issues and Challenges” – Public Talk in Yara Auditorium, Calicut, Organized by various civil society groups Oct 2012
  • “India’s Invisible Censorship”: Presentation in ViBGYOR International Film Festival 2012 Mini-conference on South Asia: Emerging concerns on civil liberty Feb 2012
  • E-Governance and Privacy in India: Challenges and way forward: talk in Gnowledge Lab, Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, TIFR January 2012
  • Indic computing scene and steps forward: Consultation of “Future Directions of Free Software in Kerala” organised by International Centre for Free and Open Source Software (ICFOSS) 9th August 2011, Technopark, Thiruvananthapuram
  • FOSS tools in Disaster Preparedness: Story of Sahana, Ushahidi & Openstreetmap: FOSSmeet@NITC Calicut, Kerala Feb 2011
  • State Surveillance in India: IT Act 2008 to BlackBerry Case, Say No to UID Campaign, Delhi Public Meeting, August 2010
  • Challenges to Knowledge commons, The Civil Society Summit: The State of the Republic @ 60, Bangalore, January 2010
  • Introduction to Free Knowledge: Concept, Framework and Practice, SFD Celebration of Swathanthra Malayalam Computing, Calicut September 2009
  • Emerging Concerns on ICTs for Development, South Asian peoples Assembly, Colombo, Srilanka, July 2008
  • Silent, Vibrant & Distributed: History of Free Software movement in India, National Conference on Free Software, November 2008
  • Subverting Peoples Power & Needs: Asian Development Bank in Kerala, South Asian Workshop on IFIs and Debt, Srilanka, 15-17 January 2008
  • Open Standards, and why it is necessary for a democratic society, NIT FOSSMEET, March 2008
  • From Seeds to Software: Culture of Copying, NIT FOSSMEET February 2007
  • Window to Freedom, College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram Nov 2005

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