Attendees: Achintya, Aditya, Chandrayee, Meena (Prof Parikhs student), Rose George (Prof Parikhs student), Venky
Meena and Rose gave us a nice overview of the projects going on in Prof Parikhs group. They also talked about the Aawaz De project that they are currently working on addressing diverse issues like healthcare, education etc. More information about their projects can be found at http://people.ischool.berkeley.edu/~parikh/.
The talk was followed by a discussion on Indian diaspora here and their inclination towards contributing back to India. Everyone talked more about their personal experiences, motivation and BIRGs objectives.