The highlight of the week was the visit of Richard M Stallman to Kerala. Stallman who is considered as the father of Free and Open Source Software was in Kerala to address two programmes on FOSS at Pala and Kozhkode. He founded the Free Software Foundation in October 1985 and spends most of his time advocating for free software, as well as campaigning against both software patents and what he sees as excessive extension of copyright laws.
SeaView Support Systems, an ITeS company based in Technopark celebrated its 14th anniversary on September 11, 2010 in a special manner with less fortunate children. 55 children from a boarding home spend time at Technopark with the employees of the company on this special day.