Day 1 :Tusday, June 15 10:30 – 11:00 SESSION 1: OPENING Welcome Remarks, Dr Sherin Elrayes, Organizer and Concord Head. Address of HE Dr Ahmed Darwish, State Minister of Administrative Development by Dr Naser Fouad. 11:00 – 01:30 SESSION 2: TECHNOLOGY AND TOOLS.Chair: Gamal Ghitas, Editor in Chief, Loghat El Asr Magazine. »Towards a National Policy for IT Security Gamal Ghitas, Editor in Cheif, Loghat El Asr »OSS Tools in Web Development Amr El Adawi, Etisalat »Linux Operating System & Security Ahmed Ossama, Linux Systems Admin, Phoenix Egypt »Apache Technology Sally Khudairi Apache Software Foundation, USA 02:00 – 04:30 SESSION 3: SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT & OPEN SOURCE APPLICATIONS.Chair: Mahmoud Sennara, President, BIT. »Open Source CRM Wael Ali, Equant »Open Source VOIP Ahmed Ossama, Linux Systems Admin, Phoenix Egypt »Java Development under Linux Menrit Samir, TE Data »OS Systems from a Cyber Security Perspective Dr Sherif Kassas, AUC »Interoperability Nasser Kettani, MEA Regional Standards Officer, Microsoft MEA Day 2 :Wednesday, June 16 110:00 – 12:00 SESSION 4: OPEN SOURCE AND INNOVATION. Chair: Dr Youssry Zaki, Chairman & CEO, ITInc. »OSS and Innovation Mahmoud Sennara, President, BIT »OSS Security Vs Closed Source Security Abdel Monem ( Raya Corp ) »Creating New OS Projects&Communities Dr.Tarek Nabhan –IT & Dr.Ayman Bahaa –Softlock »Cloud Computing Aben Kovoor, MEA Developer & Platforms Lead, Microsoft MEA »OSS & Intellectual Property Innovation & Development Dr Naglaa Rizk, AUC 112:30 – 02:30 SESSION 5: SUCSESS STORIES. Chair: Dr Yousry Zaki, Board Member, IT Industry Chamber. »Locally Developed OS Solutions Amr El Adawi, Etisalat »ISP Case Study Ahmed Hussien, Business Development Manager, Convergys »Corporate Consumer Case Study Diaa Radwan, TE Data »Building an A-Z Site with OS Technology Bassem. Hefny, President, Elcinema dotcom »Almasry Alyoum Islam Amer, Senior System Engineer, Almasry Alyoum News Paper »An African Government Adoption of OSS Evans Ikua, FOSSFA – Kenya 103:00 – 05:00 SESSION 6: DOING BUSINESS, MAKING PROFIT. Chair: Eihab Seoudi, Operations Director, LADIS. »OSS Licensing and Making Profit Youssef Adnan, CTO, ConnectmeTV »OSS Impact On Community Ahmed Hussien, Business Development Manager, Convergys »Making Profit Out of the Free Sally Khudairi, Apache Software Foundation, USA »Total Cost of Ownership, Evans Ikua, FOSSFA – Kenya