It was great ,unforgetable day in the history of Free and Open Source Software in Tanzania, as we celebrated Software freedom Day 2012. With VIPs around, Participants from the media, academics, business world, lawyers, software developoers, hackers present in the venue…! some from outside the
country , Germany, Canada, Finland, Kenya, what a re-union? i met my
former schoolmate who came all the way from Arusha, Mwanza, Zanzibar,
Iringa and Mbeya to participate in the event…! its a great day…!
The SFD was preceded with LPI Training in four regions, and five venue thanks for GIZ support through ict@innovation and Zalongwa Technologies to make it happens. 96 participants were trained in LPI.
Thanks to sponsors and supporters, who also participated in the Software Freedom Day…! Zalongwa
Technologies Ltd, Habari Node (Arusha), Tanzict, N.I.T, A.T.C, RUCO,
CBE, GIZ, and FOSSFA.
It was a full day event hosted at COSTECH and graced by the Dr. Hashim Twaakyondo, TAFOSSA Tanzania Free and Open Source Software Association.
For more details, pictures, papers presented, Technical training etc please read it all here fosstz.wordpress.com