OPEN SOURCE SUMMIT 2020

Friday, December 11, 2020 (Day 1)

Mr. Asim S. Hussain

President OSFP

Topic: Welcome Address and Agenda

Time: 6:05-6:20 PM

 

Mr. Babar Zahoor

Founder OSFP

Topic: How Open Source Is Changing the World?

Time: 6:20-6:50 PM

 

Dr. Lutfullah Kakakhel

Founding Member POSF

Topic: Overview of POSF Activities

Time: 6:50-7:20 PM

Mr. Salman Ahmed Khan

Director Operations PSEB

Topic: New Initiatives of PSEB

Time: 7:20-7:50 PM

Mr. Hisham Sarwar

Founder BeingGuru and SeekhnaSeekho

Topic: Freelancing using Open Source

Time: 7:50-8:20 PM

Prof. Dr. Athar Mehboob 

VC, Islamia University, Bahawalpur

Topic: Open Source

Time: 8:20-8:50 PM

 

Dr. Shamshad Zarina

Professor, University of Karachi

Topic: Open Source Computational Tools for Biologists

Time: 8:50-9:20 PM

Panel Discussion: Opportunities for Pakistan in Open Source Technologies

Time: 9:20-10:05 PM

 

 
Mr. Barkan Saeed
Chairman PASHA
 
Dr. Shahid Qamar
Founder Takmeel Foundation 
 
Dr. Athar Mehboob
VC Islamia University Bahawalpur 
 
Dr. Adeel Akram
Dean UET Taxila  
 
Dr. Shahzad Khalid
Director ORIC Bahria University 
 
Dr. Ali Mehmood
Managing Director KPIT Board
 




 

 




Moderators:

 
Mr. Babar Zahoor
Founder OSFP
 
Mr. Saleem Rafik
Chairman OSFP

Prof. Dr. Bhawani Shankar Chowdhry

Professor Emeritus, Mehran University of Engineering and Technology,
Jamshoro

Topic: Smart Instrumentation Development for Railway Track Monitoring Using Python

Time: 10:05-10:35 PM

 

Mr. Fouad Bajwa

Co-Founder Byonyks, Agriculture Republic and Founding Member OSFP

Topic: Towards the exchange of Ideas and Capital in Pakistan Using Open Source

Time: 10:35-11:05 PM

Mr. Asaf Maruf

Open-source advocate, a professional member of ACM, and IEEE/Computer Society.

Topic: Economic and Future Development: Adopting a FOSS based Ecosystem

Time: 11:05-11:35 PM

Saturday, December 12, 2020 (Day 2)

Mr. Tahir Mahmood Ch.

Member EC OSFP

Topic: Welcome Address and Agenda

Time: 6:05-6:20 PM

 

Dr. Ashraf Masood

Vice-Chairman OSFP

Topic: Iqracity, An Educational Platform built of Open Source Technologies

Time: 6:20-6:50 PM

Dr. Rafi us Shan

Chief CyberSecurity KPITB

Topic: How Secure is Open Source

Time: 6:50-7:20 PM

Dr. Akif Khan

PMRU, KP Govt

Topic: Usage of Open Source Technologies in Government

Time: 7:20-7:50 PM

Mr. Khalil Ahmad Rashid

Founder & CEO of Epteck Germany and Pakistan

Topic: Open Source SW to Open Source HW (RISC-V) and OpenCL based Runtime

Time: 7:50-8:20 PM

Mr. Aamir Zahoor

Assistant Professor at FAST Faisalabad

Topic: RISC-V Architecture, The Global Opportunities for Open Source Usage in Pakistan

Time: 8:20-8:50 PM 

Dr. Tufail Khan

Assistant Professor, National Center of Robotics and Automation, UET Peshawar

Topic: Open Source Robotics

Time: 8:50-9:20 PM

Panel Discussion: Role of Open Source Technology in Digital Pakistan

Time: 9:20-10:05 PM

 

 
Mr. Naveed Sherwani
Chair, RISC-V strategic alliances for RISC-V international,
an open source hardware foundation
 
 
Mr. Humayun Khan
Secretary Science & Technology and Information Technology, KP

 
Mr. Usman Nasir
Managing Director, Pakistan Software Export Board
 
Dr. Lutfullah Kakakhel
Founder Member POSF
 
Ms. Asma Qadeer
MNA & Co-Founder OSFP
 
Dr. Ashraf Masood
Vice Chairman OSFP
 
 
Dr. Akif Khan
PMRU, KP Govt
 
 
Dr. Shahid Qamar
Founder Takmeel Foundation
 
Mr. Shakeel Ahmad
CIO/GM IT USCP
 
Mr. Babar Zahoor
Founder OSFP
 




Moderator:

 
Mr. Fouad Bajwa
Co-Founder Byonyks, Agriculture Republic and Founding Member OSFP
 

Mr. Ziaullah Khan

PIAIC

Topic: Teaching Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Computing

Time: 10:05-10:35 PM

 

Ms. Sidra Jalil

Founder InspirMill

Topic: Using Open Data to Deal with Pandemics, COVID as a case study

Time: 10:35-11:05 PM

(Postponed to Dec 14, at 10:00PM)

 

Dr. Asifullah Khan

Associate Professor Department of Biochemistry, Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan

Topic: Basic Local Alignment Search Tool (BLAST) for DNA/Proteins comparative sequences analyses & large-scale biological databases searching

Time: 11:05-11:35 PM

(Postponed to Dec 14, at 10:30PM)

 

Sunday, December 13, 2020 (Day 3)

Mr. Tahir Mahmood Ch.

Member EC OSFP

Topic: Welcome Address and Agenda

Time: 6:05-6:20 PM

 

Dr. Zunera Jalil

Faculty, Department of Cyber Security, Air University

Topic: Cyber Security

Time: 6:20-6:50 PM

Mr. Inaamul Haq Mansoor

CEO, Tech Mentions

Topic: Open Source Platform for Startups and SMEs to Sell Products and Services in Pakistan

Time: 6:50-7:20 PM

Mr. Inaam Khan

Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce

Topic: Open Source Initiatives at Chamber of Commerce

Time: 7:20-7:50 PM

Dr. Akhtar Sherin

Professor of Medicine
Chief Editor of Khyber Medical Journal (KMUJ)
Khyber Medical University, KP

Topic: KMUJ using Open Source OJS 

Time: 7:50-8:20 PM

Prof. Dr. Sadiq Ali Khan

Chairman of Computer Science, Karachi University

Topic: Application of Open Source Software in Academia

Time: 8:20-8:50 PM

Panel Discussion: Open Source For Academia

Time: 8:50-9:45 PM

 

 

 
Dr. Shahid Qamar
Founder Takmeel Foundation
 
Prof. Dr. Bhawani Shankar
Professor Emeritus, MUET Jamshoro
 

 
Dr. Lutfullah Kakakhel
Founder Member POSF
 
Dr. Ashraf Masood
Vice Chairman OSFP
 
Prof. Dr. Rukhsana Kausar
VC, GCWU, Sialkot
 

 
Dr. Athar Mahboob
VC, Islamia University Bahawalpur
 
 
Dr. Tariq Mehmood
VC, University of Narowal
 
Dr. Inayatullah Babar
UET Taxila
 
Prof. Dr. Ijaz Qureshi
Former Rector NCBAE and University of Sialkot

 

 




 

 




Moderator:

 
Mr. Tahir Mahmood Ch
Member EC OSFP

Ms. Marina

Head of CEO Secretariat at FF Steel

Topic: Open Source - Open World - Open Data - Our Guardian Angel

Time: 9:45-10:15 PM

 

Ms. Asma Sajid

Lecturer at GC University Faisalabad

Topic: Challenges and Opportunities for Open Source Communities of Pakistan to work with fake news detection

Time: 10:15-10:45 PM

 

Mr. Mirza Ali

Entrepreneur

Topic: Open Source Technologies in First World Countries

Time: 10:45-11:15 PM 

 

Workshops

Monday, December 14, 2020 (Day 4)

Dr. Rafi us Shan

Chief Cyber Security, KPITB

Workshop: 

Part I: Deployment of Open SIEM solution

Part II: Usage of Open SIEM Solution

Time: 6:00-9:00 PM

 

Mr. Babar Zahoor

Founder OSFP

Workshop: Micro Stack - Multi-node OpenStack for workstations and edge / IoT

Time: 9:00-10:00 PM

Ms. Sidra Jalil

Founder InspirMill 

Topic: Using Open Data to Deal with Pandemics, COVID as a case study

Time: 10:00-10:30 PM

Dr. Asifullah Khan

Associate Professor Department of Biochemistry, Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan

Topic: Basic Local Alignment Search Tool (BLAST) for DNA/Proteins comparative sequences analyses & large-scale biological databases searching

Time: 10:30-11:00 PM

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 (Day 5)

Mr. Tytus Kurek

Product Manager

Canonical Inc.

Topic: Charmed OpenStack

Time: 6:00-6:45 PM

Dr. Gan Keng Hoon

Senior Lecturer at School of Computer Science at Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)

Workshop: Using SOLR as Open-Source Search Platform for Organizational Research Experts Retrieval

Time: 6:45-7:15 PM

 

Jon Tobin 

Senior Solutions Architect, Trilio.io

Workshop: Open Source Backup Solution for OpenStack and Kubernetes

Time: 7:15-8:00 PM

Dr. Muhammad Qasim Pasta

Assistant Professor, Usman Institute of Technology, Karachi

Topic: Challenges in Adoption of Open Source Software in Academia

Time: 8:00-9:00 PM

Dr. Lutfullah Kakakhel

Founding Member POSF

Workshop: IoT with RaspberryPi 4, Sensing Temperature & Humidity and auto-posting it to Twitter

Time: 9:00-10:00 PM

Dr. Tufail Khan

Assistant Professor, National Center of Robotics and Automation, UET Peshawar

Workshop: Robotics

Time: 10:00-11:00 PM

Mr. Tariq O. Rehman

CEO Webmekanics/OliveERP

Workshop: Open Source ERP

Time: 11:00 PM-11:59 PM

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 (Day 6)

Mr. Jahanzeb Arshad

VP Nayatel

Workshop: Highly Scalable DNS Architecture

Time: 6:00-7:00 PM

 

Mr. Babar Zahoor

Founder OSFP

Workshop: Getting Started with Kubernetes (MicroK8s)

Time: 7:00-7:45 PM

Mr. Naveed Sherwani

Chair, RISC-V Strategic Alliances for RISC-V International, an Open Source Hardware Foundation

Workshop: RISC-V Open Source Hardware

  • Where to Start
  • What to do
  • Where to go

Time: 7:45-9:00 PM

Mr. Mashhood Rastgar

Google Developer Expert, CTO at sastaticket.pk

Workshop: Deploying Super Fast Websites on a CDN

Time: 9:00-10:00 PM

Dr. Muhammad Shahid

Data Scientist, Volvo Headquarters, Sweden

Workshop: Data Science, What? Why? How?

Time: 10:00-11:00 PM

Thursday, December 17, 2020 (Day 7)