Saturday, April 25, 2009

MSC OSCONF 2009 Open for Registration!!!!!

The conference is now open for registration.

Register now!!. http://www.mscmalaysia.my/article/open+Source+Convention/Package


Presentation Transcript Press Conference 23 Apr 2009 MSC Malaysia OSCONF 2009

http://www.mscmalaysia.my/osconf

1. MSC MALAYSIA OPEN SOURCE CONFERENCE 2 0 0 9 | 31 MAY - 3 JUNE 2009 | | BERJAYA TIME SQUARE & CONVENTION CENTRE | | KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA

2. Announcement & Press Event 23 April 2009| Thursday | MSC Malaysia Creative Innovation Centre | Plaza Sentral, Kuala Lumpur | Briefing Pack Supported by: Co-organised by: MALAYSIAN OPENSOURCE COMMUNITY

3. Program Agenda Time Activities 10.30 am Registration of Media & Invitees 11.00 am Welcome Remarks by MDeC 11.10 am Preview of MSC Malaysia Open Source Conference 2009 Announcement of Prominent Speakers in MSC Malaysia Open Source Conference 2009 Announcement of MSC Malaysia Open Source Conference 2009 Sponsors 11.30 am Media Interview 11.50 am Refreshments 3

4. “Quadruple Play” DEVELOPERS GOVT COMMUNITY BUSINESS

5. Theme ” echoes the willingness to empower the Open ecosystem with new ideas, tools and solutions, to make positive changes in times of economic challenges * Businesses, developers, communities and government

6. Target Audience 1. Expected total number of attendees: 1000 pax Primary (Participants) 1. Business Executives – MSC Malaysia Status Companies & Non- MSC Status Companies 2. Developers & Open Source Communities in Malaysia 3. Govt. agencies and IHLs/University (Academics, Students) Secondary 1. Students 2. Enthusiasts 3. General Public

7. Benefits of Attending 1. Provide exposure and knowledge on the importance of Open Source in enhancing competitiveness by giving freedom of choice in software usage with lower total cost of ownership, hence benefiting businesses and society at large. 2. Share amongst the open source community on new directions and latest innovations by the subject matter experts, thought leaders and industry gurus 3. Provide a platform for conference participants to actively interact, share and exchange views, ideas, and tools on the latest trends and issues of Open Source. 4. Networking, learning and having great fun !

8. Sponsors Platinum Sponsors 1. Red Hat Asia Pacific 2. Microsoft 3. Google 4. TMNet Titanium Sponsors 1. Jobstreet Bhd 2. MIMOS Gold Sponsors 1. AeU University Silver Sponsors 1. Sun Microsystems 2. Novell

9. Prominent International Speakers § Chris Dibona – Google § Gen Kanai – Mozilla § Tim Ney – Linux Greenhouse § Oliver Bell – Microsoft § Dr. Jaijit Bhattacharya - Sun Microsystems § Anthony Baxter – Google § Matt Olander – FreeBSD § Mark Rees – OSDC.au § Kai Schaeffer - ADempiere § Harish Pillay – Red Hat Asia Pacific § Sara Falamaki – Fosschix § Krishakant Mane – TATA Institute of Fundamental Research § Wai Kit Lai - Scanscout § Andi Darmawan – Ubuntu ID …………. More are to confirm

10. Prominent Speakers § Reduan Daniel Oon, ADempiere § Prof. Shahrin Shahib, UTeM § Ang Chin Han, Bytecraft § Dinesh Nair, QubeConnect § Yong Yoon Kit, Royal Selangor § Dr. Yuserri Yusoff, Omnilogic § Prof. Shamsul Shahibuddin, UTM § YM Tengku Farith Rithauddeen, SKALI § Dr. Hiew Pang Leang, BT Multimedia Malaysia § Datuk Dr Kamaljit Singh, GIRCOnline § Abu Mansur A. Manaf, Sun Microsystems Malaysia § Adli Wahid, Cybersecurity § Dhillon Andrew Kannabhiran, Hack In The Box § Justin Tan, Extol § Mohd. Hafiz Ismail, Ubuntu-my § Mahmud Ab Rahman, Cybersecurity Malaysia § Raja Iskandar Shah, Krimnet

11. Participation Fees Participants Registration and Payment Matrix Cost (RM) Package Online Walk-in (Cash Categories Registration Only)/Online Additional • 3-day pass to the (Closing 31 Registration after 31st May May) main conference • Pass to pre- pre- •B2B matching & conference Hackathon Cocktail with • Lunch, morning and speaker afternoon tea daily •Invitation to 2 • Access to all talks Business 250 300 Birds-of- Birds-of-a- and streams feather dinners • A conference bag, •Job candidate and printed interview programme matching • A fabulous, fun and Academia / educational time at •Invitation to 2 Public sector the conference 120 150 Birds-of- Birds-of-a- (to present org (batteries not feather dinners ID Card/Org Name) included) Students • Invitation to •Job interview (to present Closing Award party 50 opportunity student ID No. & University Name)

12. Information & Registration Site www.mscmalaysia.my/osconf

13. MSC MALAYSIA OPEN SOURCE CONFERENCE 2 0 0 9 | 31 MAY - 3 JUNE 2009 | | BERJAYA TIME SQUARE & CONVENTION CENTRE | | KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA |

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Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Call for Paper : MSC OSConf 2009

Call for Paper/Participation for MSC "Malaysia Open Source Conference 2009".

For the very first time Multimedia Development Corporation Sdn Bhd
(MDeC) with Malaysian Administrative Modernisation And Management
Planning Unit (MAMPU) and jointly with the Malaysian Open Source
Community together hosting the Malaysian First Open Source Conference.

The conference held in Berjaya Time Square Convention Centre from May
31st 2009 to June 3rd, 2009. The conference will be filled with working
paper from domestic and international speakers.

With the theme "How the creative open source & the community can help
survive the impact of economic crisis" able to stir the interest on
OSS's application and produce many more OSS's application developers in
Malaysia.

Of the purpose working paper call is open to all individual, University
or Company who is to present on the solutions or applications. The
working paper must be in knowledge sharing concept. The working paper
must not contain marketing materials to promote certain product or
company.

To those who are interested please visit http://mscoscon.my/ for
submission of paper.

Please do note that the closing date for CFP is on May 5th, 2009 and the
selected paper will be informed immediately. For selected speakers
please submit your presentation slide before May 22nd, 2009.

Thank you.