Events in Pune this weekendEvents — By Kadambari on August 18, 2011 at 8:00 AM
Find out what’s happening in Pune this weekend.
Exhibition on exclusive jewellery
Beautiful Secrets is exhibiting selective pieces of exclusive jewellery right from bridal wear to every other occasion. Jewellery made out of silver, sterile silver, precious gems, swaraski diamonds both uncut and carved and more will be on display.
Venue: Beautiful Secrets Salon n Spa, wanowrie
Date: 23rd – 25th August
Time: 11 am – 6 pm
Contact: 020- 64009988
‘Out of Windows’ – Art Exhibition
An amalgamation of art as perceived through the photographer’s lens as well as the artist’s brush will be showcased at the Darpan Art Gallery. The exhibition aptly titled ‘Out of Windows’ will showcase the work of photographer Nitin Jain, who specialises in bird photography along with the paintings of Santosh Karvande and Manas Haldar. Both Karvande and Haldar will showcase their works in landscapes and abstracts. Some of the exhibits will be a merger of the paintings along with the photographs. The exhibition is themed on the idea of taking a break from the rigors and responsibilities of daily life.
Venue: Darpan Art Gallery, Senapati Bapat Marg
Date: 17th – 23rd August
Time: 11:00 – 20:00
The ABC’s of Photography – Workshop
For all those who always wanted to learn photography but could not, here is your chance to get to know the basic elements of photography. Whether it is taking better pictures or guidance on picking up the right camera, the workshop will focus on the important aspects of photography.
Venue: MCCIA hall, ICC centre, Senapati Bapat marg
Date: 20th August
Contact: Anshum@anshumm.com or 9923000877
Creative Writing Workshop
Swapneet Singh, the former creative director at Percept Picture Company is in the city to conduct a creative writing workshop. Through his workshop, he aims to not only dispel inhibitions but also teach participants the technique of writing. The workshop will also teach about learning how to pitch a screenplay to movie studios.
Venue: Ishanya, Yerwada
Date: 20th – 21st August
Mobile Software Development Conference
The 2nd Annual IndicThreads.com conference on Mobile Software Application Development will be held in Pune. Sessions at the conference deal with topics like Near Field Communication, Developing software for multiple screens sizes and devices, animations on Android, Flash Flex on Playbook, iPad and iPhone, testing mobile apps with FoneMonkey, Mobile payment systems, Windows Phone 7 (Mango), Phonegap and Patenting Mobile Apps.
The inaugural address at the conference will be delivered by Dr. Sunu Engineer, CEO of Embedded Computing Machines. Other distinguished speakers at the conference are Abhay Aggarwal (Xebia), Ipsita Samantarai (SAS), Amit Naik (Architect, BMC software), Ashutosh Tripathi (Talentica), Rohit Ghatol (QuickOffice), Komal Shah (InnovarIP), Kauserali Hafizji (June Software), Yateen Shaha (SAS), Mayur Tendulkar (ZevenSeas)
IndicThreadsTM invites technology professionals to evaluate the sessions on mobile software development and register for the conference.
Venue: Hotel Deccan Rendezvous, Shivaji Nagar
Date: 19th – 20th August