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Asia OSS Workshop, October 2008, Singapore

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I Program

The Center for International Cooperation for Computerization (CICC) conducted the fourth Asia OSS Workshop with School of Information Systems (SIS), Singapore Management University (SMU) for three days, from 8 to 10 October 2008 at the SMU city campus.

This workshop is funded by Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), Japan.

Duration Three days, 8 to 10 October 2008
Venue
Target Participants: OSS Trainers, Practitioners and experts from national organizations and academia from 16 asian countries:
Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam
Accommodation for oversea participants: Oxford Hotel Singapore
218 Queen Street, Singapore 188549
Tel: (+65) 6332 2222
Dress code: Informal and no need for tie and jacket

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II. Objective

V. Program outline

It will be a three day program, tentative schedule is given below:

Date Time Session
October 8th 8:30 to 9:00 Registration
Wednesday 9:00 to 9:45 Opening Ceremony and welcome address
9:45 to 10:15 Introduction to Workshop and AOSS Progress Report
10:15 to 10:30 Tea Break
10:30 to 11:30 Presentation: A linux in the new generation - Turbolinux Client 2008
11:30 to 12:30 Hands on session on eXe - Content management system
12:30 to 1:30 Lunch
1:30 to 3:00 Course Material working Groups formation to update course material (*tentative group names)

* Apache + MySQL + PHP

* Enterprise OSS applications like ERP/CRM

* Scripting (PHP), middleware, and related system applications

* Software development for WEB2.0 frameworks: Symfony and CakePHP

3:00 to 3:15 Tea Break
3:15 to 4:30 Course Material working Groups will work on updating course material
4:30 to 5:30 Three outstanding OSS application in asian countries
5:30 Closing
October 9th 9:00 to 10:15 Course Material working Groups will work on updating course material
Thursday 10:15 to 10:30 Tea Break
10:30 to 11:30 Presentation: Netcommon
11:30 to 12:30 Forum: OSS Curriculum in asian educational institutions
12:30 to 1:30 Lunch
1:30 to 2:15 Course Material working Groups will work on updating course material
2:15 to 3:00 Case Studies of FOSS CMS, Joomla, Drupal, Media Wiki, Plone and OS commerce
3:00 to 3:15 Tea Break
3:15 to 4:00 Post Ruby-On-Rails Web Frameworks
4:00 to 4:30 Industry Presentation by Hitachi
4:30 to 5:30 Three outstanding OSS application in asian countries
5:30 Closing
6:30 Dinner
October 10th 9:00 to 10:15 Course Material working Groups Wrap up session
Friday 10:15 to 10:30 Tea Break
10:30 to 11:30 Groupware Presentation (making stories, business model & promotion)
11:30 to 12:30 Parallel Session on: Groupware Tools / Certification of OSS Professionals
12:30 to 1:30 Lunch
1:30 to 2:30 Sample certification mock exams
2:30 to 3:00 Industry Presentation
3:00 to 3:15 Feedback session
3:15 to 3:30 Closing Ceremony

I Group Photo

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II Group work

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III Doing Lab exercise

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IV Lecture Session

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narav{at}cicc.org.sg
Last updated on 15 December 2008