www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
Bothayna Abd-Assalam
Communications and Public
Relations Coordinator
Anova Company
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
Students' Scholarship
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What's FOSS ?
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
FOSS/FLOSS
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Free/Libre Open Source Software
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Can be freely used, changed, and shared
(in ...
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
Free or Controlled ?
●
With these freedoms, the users (both
individually and collectively) ...
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
Advantages of FOSS
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The 4 freedoms
●
Core software is free
●
Vendor independent
●
Evolving...
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
What's FOSS BUZZ Campaign ?
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
Objectives
1. Promote open source software:
●
Transmission of knowledge
●
Encourage benefic...
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
Partners
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
In order to promote the Free Open
Source Software technology, Anova
launches its first scho...
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
How it works?
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
The cooperation with Schools'
administrations determines:
●
the number of assigned
scholars...
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
The contest consists of:
- 5 Quizzes, measuring student's knowledge
about FOSS (Free Open S...
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
By the end of each
course, all students
receive a certificate of
attending the course,
and ...
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
Ambassadors' Role
●
Organize events and raise awareness about using FOSS
●
Act as liaisons ...
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
Challenging Opportunity
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Learn about FOSS products and programs
●
Attend training to help ...
How to Apply ?
1- Go to the SSC facebook page
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
2- Find the registration URL in the first pinned post on
the...
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
1- Go to QuizStarStudent Website 
quizstar.4teachers.orgquizstar.4teachers.org
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
2- Sign up, and keep your Username
and Password for next login
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
3- Search for class ''SSC2014''
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
4- Select class and Register yourself
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
5- Click "Classes" at the top
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
6- Start your first "Trial Quiz" to make
sure that you understand how it works
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
7- The contest starting date will
be declared by your school administration
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
8- The list of winners and their memos will be
published on our website and facebook page
w...
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
Get in touch !
For further inquiries or more information
Send email to: ssc2014@anova-me.com
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
Thank you !
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
Questions ?
www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
www.facebook.com/foss.egypt
Join us
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  1. 1. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc Bothayna Abd-Assalam Communications and Public Relations Coordinator Anova Company
  2. 2. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc Students' Scholarship C ontest F O S S B U Z Z C a m p a i g n
  3. 3. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc What's FOSS ?
  4. 4. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc FOSS/FLOSS ● Free/Libre Open Source Software ● Can be freely used, changed, and shared (in modified or unmodified form) by anyone. ● Made by many people, and distributed under licenses that comply with the Open Source Definition. ● http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/
  5. 5. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc Free or Controlled ? ● With these freedoms, the users (both individually and collectively) control the program and what it does for them. ● The “nonfree” or “proprietary” program controls the users, and the developer controls the program; this makes the program an instrument of unjust power.
  6. 6. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc Advantages of FOSS ● The 4 freedoms ● Core software is free ● Vendor independent ● Evolving software ● Low cost ● Better customization ● Big community to support ● Easy Localization ● Better Security ● Reliability & Stability ● Create your own product or provide your services ● Very big learning resource
  7. 7. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc What's FOSS BUZZ Campaign ?
  8. 8. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc Objectives 1. Promote open source software: ● Transmission of knowledge ● Encourage beneficiaries to migrate to open source software ● Promote open source alternative applications, office and production tools. 2. Reduce the ICT bills of beneficiaries. 3. Form a community of open source users. 4. Acquisition of knowledge.
  9. 9. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc Partners
  10. 10. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc In order to promote the Free Open Source Software technology, Anova launches its first school contest whose winners earn a free of charge training course for Linux Essentials.
  11. 11. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc
  12. 12. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc How it works?
  13. 13. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc The cooperation with Schools' administrations determines: ● the number of assigned scholarships per school, ● the suitable time schedule, and ● provide the required computer labs for the training.
  14. 14. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc The contest consists of: - 5 Quizzes, measuring student's knowledge about FOSS (Free Open Source Software), - A short Research Memo on the Open Source production and development model and its application in Software and the other uses. → By the end of the contest, the highest scores are nominated for the SCHOLARSHIP.
  15. 15. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc By the end of each course, all students receive a certificate of attending the course, and a FOSS BUZZ Ambassador will be nominated to represent the FOSS BUZZ Campaign in his school.
  16. 16. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc Ambassadors' Role ● Organize events and raise awareness about using FOSS ● Act as liaisons between FOSS BUZZ campaign and their SCHOOLS and UNIVERSITIES ● Help FOSS BUZZ campaign better understand the culture of each SCHOOL and UNIVERSITY ● Be a source of knowledge ● Educate others ● Grow the FOSS community
  17. 17. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc Challenging Opportunity ● Learn about FOSS products and programs ● Attend training to help familiarize you with FOSS products ● Receive updates about exciting new FOSS products ● Enhance your professional development ● Be eligible to participate in special FOSS BUZZ campaign events ● Be able to exchange best practices with FOSS BUZZ Ambassadors ● Receive a Certificate of Appreciation
  18. 18. How to Apply ?
  19. 19. 1- Go to the SSC facebook page www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc 2- Find the registration URL in the first pinned post on the top or in the description field  
  20. 20. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc 1- Go to QuizStarStudent Website  quizstar.4teachers.orgquizstar.4teachers.org
  21. 21. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc 2- Sign up, and keep your Username and Password for next login
  22. 22. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc 3- Search for class ''SSC2014''
  23. 23. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc 4- Select class and Register yourself
  24. 24. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc 5- Click "Classes" at the top
  25. 25. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc 6- Start your first "Trial Quiz" to make sure that you understand how it works
  26. 26. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc 7- The contest starting date will be declared by your school administration
  27. 27. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc 8- The list of winners and their memos will be published on our website and facebook page www.anova-me.com www.facebook.com/anova.egypt
  28. 28. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc Get in touch ! For further inquiries or more information Send email to: ssc2014@anova-me.com
  29. 29. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc Thank you !
  30. 30. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc Questions ?
  31. 31. www.facebook.com/foss.buzz.ssc www.facebook.com/foss.egypt Join us
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