SFD Program


Programme of event (Draft)

Program Item Time
Preconference Training(concurrent session) 10th to 14th September 2012 – Venue Ikechukwu Ifeanacho ICT Centre (Prometric Centre) Adegbemile Oye-Ekiti
Linux Essentials Boot Camp
9am to 5pm daily
Network Monitoring and Management 9am to 5pm daily
How to make Money Using FOSS – FOSS Bsuiness Model 9am to 5pm daily
Main SFD Day Event 15th September 2012 – Venue Main Auditorium, Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Oye Campus
Official Opening message – The Vice‐Chancellor 9:00am
Keynote message – Director ICT
FOSS ‐ Free and Open Source Software – Nigeria Perspective Dele Ajisomo – President OSFON/MD CEO Mandriva Africa
10:00 ‐ 10:30am
Session on Education (open educational resources, open learning, virtual learning, online universities) 10:30 ‐ 12:00noon
Impact of eLearning to Teaching, Learning and Research  
Acceptance of the Open-Source Software Development Paradigm Among Undergraduates – Lessons from a pilot project done among Nigerian-

by Dr Longe Olumide

Embedding free online tools and open source software in learning and teaching – by Abayomi Emmanuel
Content creation/sharing and publication – Emerging Licenses by Creative common  
Questions & Answers
12:00noon – 12:30pm
Session on Poverty Alleviation (business, innovation, job creation, mobile technology) 12:30 ‐ 1:30pm
“Get Educated, Get Free” – by Linux Professional Institute Nigeria
The practice of Public Relations in the New Media world by Bakare Olamide
Incubating The Next Generation With Software, Freedoms, And Social Convergence – by Edwin Okugbo
An Open Source Freeware E-Mail To SMS Alert System  for Mobile Platforms – By Dr Longe Olumide
Questions & Answers

1:30pm – 2:00pm
FOSS Applications at FUOYE/Refreshments 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Google Apps for Education
3:00pm ‐ 3:30pm
The Importance of Google Apps to Application Developers  
The importance of Google Apps to the University  
Quiz Competition 3:30pm – 4:00pm
Vote of Thanks/closing
4:00pm ‐ 4:30pm
Media Partner