Seun Ojedeji recently informed us that the Information and Communication Technology Centre of The Federal University Oye Ekiti is organizing Software Freedom Day (SFD) in conjunction with Computer Science department of the institution.
He says” The goal in this celebration is to educate the public about the benefits of using high quality FOSS in education, government, home, business and everywhere”.
The event is expected to attract software programmers and enthusiasts across the country. SFD is scheduled to hold from 10th to 15th of September 2012.
Below is the summary of the event.
10th to 14th of September 2012- Pre-conference program:
• Tutorial sessions / workshops for:
– Network Management and Monitoring Using FOSS
– FOSS Business Model by ICT@innovation/GIZ Germany
– Linux Essentials by Linux Professional Institute (this includes an optional Certification Exam)
15th of September is the SFD day and the conference will include the following:
• Presentations (Call for paper submission is currently on)
• Open discussions
• Social activities
Further inquires contact Person: Seun Ojedeji