I'm writing to you in my capacity as Programme Committee Chair for the Open
Source Software Africa Summit 2011, to be held in Johannesburg from 27 - 28
of January 2011. As you may know, the Summit is the 1st premier
international summit of note in the Information and communication technology
sector within the continent, hence please accept this important invite to
attend this most timely event.
We know that your time is valuable. By collecting feedback and input from
your peers and experts we have been able to formulate your most pressing
issues and challenges into a compelling agenda. The summit will attract the
interest of major players continentally. This summit presents a platform for
organisations to establish Africa's unwavering technology advancement
strategies on the international scene.
In addition, your participation at the Open Source Software Africa Summit
2011 will greatly influence the quality of planning, sustainability and
development of Africa as a whole. We believe this Summit brings extensive
networking and exchange information with the primary aim of harmonising
African business opportunities. You will also have the opportunity to meet
the key people involved in the ongoing implementation of the Strategy and
some of those governing the strategic direction of the most sustainable
businesses & organisations.
Join us in Johannesburg to discuss the strategies to accelerate the
migration and adoption of open source software in Africa. Presentations and
panel discussions will explore how both private and public sector businesses
are achieving benefits from platform flexibility and better performance to
You are invited to the above event and participate in the exhibitions.
Please note that due to the interactive nature of this event, seats are
limited and early booking is essential. To register, simply visit
register online or download the the brochure & offline registration form.
Finally, I would like to take this opportunity to request that you pass this
invitation on to other colleagues and peers that you believe will benefit
from attending the seminar and can add further value to the ongoing
development and Innovation. Please also join the Open Source Software Africa
group on linkedin.
Your urgent consideration and response will be much welcome and appreciated.
Should you require any further information, please do not hesitate to
contact me on the co-ordinates below.
Cell: +27 (0) 78 888 7310
Work: +27 (0) 81 305 9238
Strategic Executive Chairman
Centre of Intelligence, Innovation & Performance Management
Tel: +27 (0) 11 648 2556
Fax: +27 (0) 86 604 8756
Omne ignotum pro magnifico
Mauricio B. C. Vieira
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