Padmal is an Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering graduate with a first class from University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. Being a past GSoC student building up the PSLab project with FOSSASIA, his interests lies in hardware/firmware development.
Hong Phuc is an ambassador of Science Hack Day, co-founder of FOSSASIA, and organizer of Open Tech events across Asia. She is also a consultant on Open Source and InnerSource for large corporations.
Marco A. Gutiérrez is a PhD holder in cognitive vision planning for robotics systems. He has contributed to RoboComp, the Point Cloud Library and Open Perception. He is also the co-founder of GlideX, a startup in the field of AI for network security.
Aakash is a Computer Science and Engineering graduate from Indian Institute of Technology (Varanasi), India. He is an application development and tinkering enthusiast who loves trying out new tech and coding patterns.
Mentors and Advisors
CEO of Lionsforge, ex-Air Force trainer of Republic of Singapore. He is an educator, inventor and organiser of FOSSASIA Summit Singapore. His areas of interest are digital fabrication machines, training and education, and hardware development.
President at Hong Kong Creative Open Technology Association. He has developed software products for companies such as Kodak and was the former Project Manager for Creative Commons HK. He was also a Computer Science lecturer in Hong Kong Baptist University.
Software Engineer and Chairman of Hong Kong Linux User Group. He was the Director of Hong Kong Creative Open Technology Association. He is also a free software enthusiast and internet Freedom supporter.
Software Engineer, Cofounder of PhotosynQ. He is an open technology advocate, co-organizer of the Gathering of Open Science Hardware GOSH. MultispeQ, a low-cost photosynthesis meter, and PhotosynQ, a platform for collecting and sharing plant health data are some of his ideas.