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IX International Workshop of Free Software

Purposes and scope
To provide a space for technical scientific exchange of experiences and research regarding FOSS adoption and building/customizing open source operating systems

Topics

FOSS adoption
Experiences and knowledge management in the conduction and execution of migration processes to free software and open source applications. Implantation of free technologies in the public and private sectors. Maturity models for the selection of free technologies. The role of free software in sustainable development. Free software ecosystem. Free Software and technological independence.

Building / customizing open source operating systems
Free operating systems development for desktop computers, servers. Embedded free software. Building GNU / Linux distributions. Free operating system security.

Economic, Legal and Social Aspects
Economic feasibility studies for free software adoption. Applicable business models, entrepreneurship and social impact free software. Functional model of “open source” companies. Intellectual property, copyright and licensing of free technologies. Regulatory framework for the use of free software and technology transfer.

Free Software Technologies
Free software for the cloud, security in free technologies. Open standards in developing solutions. Experiences on Free Software tools development. Administration of telematic services and networks with Free Software. Infrastructure for DevOps environments with Free Software. OpenData. OpenCloud. Open source data management technologies.

Free software as a service, open source business applications. Content management tools. Experiences in video games, office suites, scientific applications, educational applications and health applications.

Android and free operating systems for mobile devices
Application development using hybrid and / or native mobile technologies. Customization and development of ROMs. Business models and application monetization schemes. Android ecosystem.

Scientific Committee
Scientific Committee President: MSc. Niurvis Legrá Perez, Dean, School 1, University of Informatics Sciences.

Members:
Dr. Omar Correa Madrigal, Director of the Science, Technology and Innovation Deparment, University of Informatics Sciences.
MSc. Héctor Rodriguez Figueredo, Business Director of the Enterprise Group of the Informatic and the Communications.
MSc. Delly Lien González Hernández, Director of the International Relations Directorate, University of Informatics Sciences.
MSc. Yurisbel Vega Ortiz, Director of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
MSc. Juan Manuel Fuentes Rodríguez, Assistant manager of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
MSc. Nurisel Palma Pérez, Expert of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
MSc. Yasiel Pérez Villazón, Expert of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
MSc. Miguel Angel Hernández de la Rosa, Vice Dean of Research and Postgraduate School 1, University of Informatics Sciences.
MSc. Yaiselis Ramírez Mastrapa, Expert of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.

Organizer Committee
President: MSc. Yurisbel Vega Ortiz, Director of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.

Members:
MSc. Juan Manuel Fuentes Rodríguez, Assistant manager of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
Ing. Lissett Vidal Arias, Expert of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
Ing. Marisol Viera Figueroa, Expert of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
Ing. Ivaniet Días Romeu, Expert of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
Ing. Hanny Valdés Hernández, Expert of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
Ing. Abel Ochoa Izquierdo, Expert of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
Ing. Enrique Muschett Cortina, Expert of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
Ing. Yennis Sánchez Figueredo, Expert of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
Ing. Lexys Manuel Díaz Alonso, Expert of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.
Ing. Yasmary Prieto Carmona, Expert of Free Software Center, University of Informatics Sciences.

E-mail: softwarelibre@uci.cu