Jul 10, 2014 · 6:30 PM
Microsoft Research India
edX Meetup at Microsoft Research India Anant Agarwal, CEO of edX, and Professor Deepak Phatak of IIT Bombay who will be teaching the upcoming edX course Introduction to Computer Programming, Part 1, will participate in a live Skype conversation with edX students from Bangalore on Thursday, July 10. Join the edX Meetup at the offices of Microsoft Research India, and hear from professors Agarwal and Phatak as they discuss the future of education and their work with edX. Then, join in the conversation for a live Q&A and ask them your questions to learn more about edX and its upcoming courses. Also in attendance in Bangalore will be Remy Mansfield, Education Program Manager at edX, to meet with students and learn about their course experiences. Enjoy snacks, meet other edX students and talk to edX professors live via Skype!
When: Thursday, July 10
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Microsoft "Vigyan" (#9 Lavelle Road, opposite Bangalore Club, Near Richmond Circle, Bangalore,[masked]). Parking available in basement.
Who: edX students in Bangalore; Anant Agarwal, edX CEO (via Skype); Professor Deepak Phatak of IIT Bombay (via Skype); Remy Mansfield, edX Education Program manager (in person); hosted by Bill Thies and Jacki O'Neill of Microsoft Research For those unable to attend, the event and discussions will be filmed and posted online following the event.