SESSION 4: Issues Around Open Source Software. Chair: Chair: Dr. Sherin Elrayes. Copyright & Intellectual Property Issues. Mr. Mohamed Hegazi Chief, MCIT IPR Office Access to Knowledge – A2K (Creative Commons). Prof. Naglaa Rizk,American University in Cairo R&D in Open Source and Training. Dr. Ashraf Farghaly & Sherin Bahader, Open Source Program, ITI
SESSION 5 : Cloud computing. Chair: Chair: Eng. Mahmoud Sennara. The Open Source Cloud. Mr. Jan Wildeboer Red Hat, Germany Open-source BPM along with cloud business models. Dr. Sami Sultan Managing Director, Peak Management Building An Open Source Private Cloud Infrastructe. Eng. Diaa radwan, TE Data
SESSION 6: OSS Business Models and Solutions. Chair: Mr. Ehab Seoudi. GIS Open Source Applications. Dr. Mahmoud Gaber. Android Mobile Applications. Eng. Ahmed Mazen ITI Network security Linux and Microsoft . Eng. Ehab Fahmi TE-Data.
SESSION 1: OPENING Welcome Remarks. Dr. Sherin Elrayes, Head, Organizing Committee Open Source and the Egyptian Revolution. Mr. Gamal Ghietas Editor in Chief, Loghat AlAsr magazine Open Source World Status from Industry Perspective. Mr. Dominique Loucougain : CEO Of Mandriva S.A (France) Guest of Honor Speech. H.E. Dr. Mohamed Salem MCIT Minister
SESSION 2: OSS Government Adoption and Policy Implications . Chair: Dr. Naser Fouad. Open Source-The Past The Now and The Future . Mr. Jan Wildeboer.Red Hat, Germany OS Government Adoption experiments. Mr.Jean Parpaillon Mandariva, France . Microsoft Openness. Mr. Fabio Cunha Microsoft, Brazil
SESSION 3: Open Source a National Issues. Chair: Mr. Sayed Ismail. Managing the Balance Between Privacy and National Security. Mr. Gamal Ghietas.Editor in Chief, Loghat AlAsr magazine Improving Information Security Posture in Post-revolution. Mr. Ahmed El Ezaby Macro And Micro Economics of Open Source . Eng . Mahmoued Sennara President, BIT