18th December,2015


Shangrilla Road, Sector E-8, Islamabad


100 Tickets


16 Professional Speakers

About OSS 15 /

Open Source Summit is an event, aimed at spreading awareness about the Open Source technologies, where technology is free to use, free to modify and free to redistribute. The main focus remains on why this is important, and more so why for Pakistan?! In a nutshell, using open source technologies will save Pakistan billion worth of dollars that are being spent on closed source technologies, keep our data private and generate more source of income within the country.

Keynote Speakers /

Mr. Babar Zahoor

Founder OSFP

Mr. Tahir Mahmood Ch

President & CEO PIE

Mr. Saleem M. Rafik

Vice Chair OSFP/DG NTL

Mr. Asim Sheryar Hussain


DR. Ashraf Masood

Dean NUST / EC Member & Founding member OSFP

Mr. Niaz Malik

Deputy CEO ZONG Telecom

Dr. Shehzad Khalid

HOD CS, Bahria University Islamabad

Engr. Azeem

CEO Jolta Technologies

Trainers /

Mr. Qasim Mahmood

General Secretory OSFP

Mr. Jahanzeb Arshad

President OSFP / VP Operations Nayatel Ltd.

Mr. Kashif Sajjad

Vice-President Trainings

Mr. Muhammad Farrukh

Sr. System Admin JSI

Hasan Shabbir

CEO, Aesthetic Tech

Mr. Ehtisham Khalid

Director Projects & IT National Disaster Management

Recitation from Holy Quran

9:05 AM

Welcome Note by

Director Campus or HoD CS,  Bahria University ISB Campus

9:10 AM

Open Source and Internet of Things

Mr. Saleem M. Rafik,   Vice Chair OSFP,  DG Operations NADRA Technologies

9:25 AM

Industry academia linkage and PSEB’s contributions to open source

Mr. Asim Hussain, Member EC OSFP, MD PSEB

9:40 AM

Open Source Hardware

Brig. Dr. Ashraf Masood,  Chair R&D OSFP, Dean MCS NUST

9:55 AM


Engr. Azeem  CEO JOLTA Technologies

10:10 AM

Future is Open

Mr. Babar Zahoor, Founder OSFP, International Technical Support Officer ICT, Asia Region- Oxfam Novib

10:20 AM

Entrepreneurship using Open Source Technologies

Mr. Tahir Mehmood Ch, Chair Industry Academia linkage OSFP, President & CEO PIE

10:30 AM

Mr. Niaz Malik, Deputy CEO ZONG Telecom

10:45 AM

Plaques Distribution

11:00 AM

Tea & Networking

11:00-11:15 AM

Open Source GIS in Government

Mr. Ehtisham Khalid,

VP Industry Academia Linkages OSFP, Director Projects & IT National Disaster Management


Open Source  for Children

Mr. Shahid Altaf Qureshi,

VP Memberships OSFP, Founder & CEO Geek Buddies


Lunch & Juma Prayer from 12:55 PM to 2:10PM

Open Source Technologies and  Freelancing

Mr. Hisham Sarwar,

CEO Infomist Services


Open Source 4 Startups

Engr. Hasan Shabbir,

Founding Member OSFP, CEO Aesthetic Technologies


Closing Ceremony from 16:30 to 17:00

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Hands-on Training Workshops and Seminars will be started at 11:20 AM to 4:30PM (1:00 PM to 2:30 Prayer + Lunch)





Linux System Administration & security


Mr. Jahanzeb Arshad, President OSFP, Vice President Operations Nayatel Pvt. Ltd


Mr. Qasim Mehmood, General Secretary OSFP,

Data Center Administrator Operations FAST NUCES, ISB

Open Stack – Open Source Cloud Computing (IaaS)


Mr. Kashif Sajjad

VP Trainings OSFP,

Cloud Computing Expert, TNA Islamabad


Mr. Babar Zahoor,

Founder OSFP, Regional Head of IT ASIA, Oxfam Novib

Web Penetration Testing  & Analysis using Open Source Tools


Mr. Rafay Baloch,

Manager Information Security, PTCL Head Quarters


Mr.  Mansab Chaudhry,

Security Analyst

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18th December, 2015


E-8, Islamabad,Pakistan.


500 Tickets


16 Professional Speakers