MyGOSSCON 2009 – WOW
Putrajaya 9 November 2009. The recent Malaysian Government OSS Conference (MyGOSSCON) 2009 was described by most as a roaring success. MAMPU wowed the 805 participants with the most comprehensive and interactive events and activities yet in this third successive MyGOSSCON held on 4-6 November at Putrajaya International Convention Centre (PICC), Putrajaya.
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The full-fledged conference was officiated on 5 November by Y.B. Senator Tan Sri Dr. Koh Tsu Koon, Minister in the Prime Minister's Department. The conference featured 8 sessions covering 45 papers from a large repertoire of local and international speakers; 41 OSS showcase exhibition booths from public and private sector organisations; and several new activities such as the 24-hour OSS Web Development Contest, OpenOffice.org Competition, and Birds-of-a-Feather (BoF) and Lightning Talks sessions. MyGOSSCON 2009 was attended by high profile officials from private and public sectors, including MAMPU's Director General, Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC), PIKOM, Business Chambers and a delegation from Nile Center for Technology Research (NCTR), Sudan accompanied by His Excellency, Ambassador of Sudan in Malaysia.