Day 1 :Tuesday, November 22
10:30 – 11:00 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 11:00 – 13:00 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 13:30 15:30 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
Day 2 :Wednesday, November 23
10:00 11:30 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 12:00 13:30 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 14:00 15:30 SESSION 6:OSS Business Models and Solutions. » Chair: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 7: Closure & Recommendations .