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Under the Patronage of HRH Prince Al Hassan bin Talal

The 1st International Conference on Open Source Software Computing (OSSCOM 2015)

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Professional Focus

Thursday - September 10, 2015   (Building H)

08:30-10:00

Registration

10:00-10:45

Inauguration and Opening

- Prof. Dr. Salem Al-Agtash/ Prof. Dr. Rainer Herpers – Conference co-chairs
- Prof. Dr. Natheer Abu-Obeid – President of the German Jordanian University
- H.E. Mr. Ibrahim Laafia – In Charge, Head of EU delegation to Jordan
- H.E. Prof. Dr. Labib Khadra – Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research
- His Royal Highness Prince Al Hassan bin Talal

10:45-11:10

Keynote I

   “OSS, Social innovations and knowledge intensive collaborations”

  - Prof. Dr. Paul Lefrere,  Honorary Associate, Knowledge Media Institute, Open University, UK
     

11:10-11:40

Coffee Break

11:40-13:00

Session (1): Open Source Software applications, communities, and opportunities in research, education, and innovation

Chair: Dr. Sahel Alawneh, German Jordanian University, Jordan

- Prof. Dr. Rainer Herpers – Bohn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, Germany
- Mr. Sebastian Mancke - Tarent AG, Germany
- Mr. David West, Geant Association, UK
- Mr. Nidal Qanadili – OASIS, Jordan
- Mr. Mohammad Nassar – Mazadah for Training and Development, LLC, Egypt
- Mr. Salman Matalgah – Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East, Jordan
- Mr. Kanaan Manasrah – Jordan Open Source Association, Jordan

13:00-14:00

Lunch Break

14:00-14:25

Keynote II

   “Community powered Innovation”

- Mr. Florian Brand - RED Hat, Germany

14:25-15:45

Session (2): Status of Open Source Software, usage, and future implications in the region

Chair: Dr. Ismail Hababeh, , German Jordanian University, Jordan

- Prof. Dr. Gheorghita Ghinea -  Brunel University , UK
- Dr. Mwaffaq Otoom - Yarmouk University, Jordan
- Dr. José Pascual MOLINA MASSÓ - University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
- Dr. Walid Karam, University of Balamand, Lebanon
- Mr. Abed Shamlawi – IT & Business Expert , Jordan
- Dr. Rami Tarawneh – Wikipedia, Jordan
- Mr. Ramez Quneibi – Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Information Technology International, Jordan
- Mr. Issa Mahasneh – Jordan Open Source Association, Jordan

15:45-16:15

Coffee Break

16:15-16:40

Keynote III

“Horizon 2020: The EU Research and Innovation Program Open to the World – Open Science”

- Ms. Heba Gaber, Research and innovation officer at the European Union Delegation to Egypt

16:40-18:00

Session (3): Student OSS projects

Chair: Mr. Ahmad Shtiat , German Jordanian University, Jordan

- Student project posters and presentations
- Discussions and possible startups

18:00

Closing

Friday – September 11, 2015
(Workshop I - JavaScript UIs with AngluarJS and Containerized Deployments)  Building C Auditorium

 

Instructor - Mr. Sebastian Mancke - Tarent AG, Germany

08:00-09:00

Registration

09:00-12:00

Session (1):  JavaScript UIs with AngularJS

Chair: Dr. Ismail Hababeh, , German Jordanian University, Jordan

1. Dropwizward framework

2. Spring Boot

3. Sparkjava

4. NoSQL databases

5. AnularJS

6. CSS3, Bootstrap, SCSS & Co

 

12:00-14:00

Juma pray and Lunch break

14:00-18:00

Session (2): Containerized Deployments using Docker

Chair: Dr. Ala Khalifeh, , German Jordanian University, Jordan

 1. Docker basics and Set up simple services with docker

 2. Create your own docker images

 3. Orchestration

 4. Private registries

 5. Centralized Logging

18:00

End of day

EUMEDCONNECT3 and Africa Connect Meeting - Building C – Room 103 (By invitation only)

08:00-09:00

Registration                

09:00-12:30

Presentation of partners

 

12:30-14:00

Juma pray and Lunch break

14:00-18:00

Individual meetings

18:00

End of day

Saturday – September 12, 2015
(Workshop II: Parallel programming)  Building C Auditorium

Instructor: Enrique Arias Antúnez,University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain

08:00-09:00

Registration

09:00-10:30

Session (1): The research in ICT serving society

Session (2):  Supercomputing and society

Chair: Dr. Mohamad Daoud, German Jordanian University, Jordan

 

10:30-11:00

Coffee Break

11:00-13:00

Session (3):  Message passing interface

Chair: Dr. Ala Khalifeh, German Jordanian University, Jordan

13:00-14:00

Lunch Break

14:00-18:00

 Closed meeting: OSSCOM members and by invitation only

Chair: Prof. Dr. Salem Al-Agtash, German Jordanian University, Jordan

- Progress review
- WP Leaders update

18:00

End of day

(Workshop III: Droid Bootcamp)  Building C – Room 103

Instructor: Mohammad Ali Aljobairi, Jordan Open Source Association, Jordan

08:00-09:00

Registration

09:00-10:30

Session (1): Android architecture

Chair: Mr. Ramez Quneibi, Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Information Technology International, Jordan

10:30-11:00

Coffee Break

11:00-13:00

Session (2): Android Applications

Chair: Mr. Ramez Quneibi, Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Information Technology International, Jordan

13:00-14:00

Lunch Break

14:00-18:00

Session (3): Android Deployment

Chair: Mr. Ramez Quneibi, Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Information Technology International, Jordan

18:00

End of day