We, various professionals had joined together and formed this organization to promote free software and spread out knowledge about software freedom in Bangladesh.
At present the Executive committee of FOSS Bangladesh are --
- 1. Dr. Miah Mohammed Husainuzzaman Shamim -- President
- 2. Shazedur Rahim Joardar -- General Secretary
- 3. Mohammad Sabir Mahmud -- Finance Secretary
- 4. Advocate Parvez Hashem -- Law Secretary
- 5. Sagir Hussain Khan -- Information and Research Secretary
- 6. Lomani Zabe Joardar -- Public Relation Secretary
- 7. Z.M Mehdi Hasan -- Executive Member
- 8. Kayesh Khan -- Executive Member
- 9. Mahbuba Marzia -- Executive Member
All the Executive members are serving this organization voluntary and managing the legal, communication and financial issues as per the country rules where it is registered as a non-profitable, voluntary organization.
Along with these Executive members we have many volunteers with us and they are helping in organizing various programs. Each and everyone of these people are working totally voluntary and they are continuing this for their love, dedication and passion for an IT enabled, free, happy and prosperous Bangladesh.
Celebration plan "Software Freedom Day - 2015"
FOSS Bangladesh will be celebrating the Software Freedom Day as the "সফটওয়্যার মুক্তি দিবস - ২০১৫" with all the free software lovers in Bangladesh. We are planning for multiple event. All the GNU and Software Freedom lovers from all over Bangladesh are requested to join us and arrange local event in your own area. We FOSS Bangladesh will give you the technical and speaker resource/person support if you want so. Wanna join us??
Venue & Timing [Bangladesh time == GMT+6hrs]
Venue 1: Daffodil International University, Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1205. [Saturday, 19 September 2015, From 15.00 to 17.00]
Venue 2: Presidency University, Gulshan-2, Dhaka-1230. [Event shifted to next month as of early vacation started for the EID Festival and the next date is not confirmed yet.]
- Starting 20minutes -- Welcome + Opening Speeches
- 60minutes -- Sessions representing the history and moments, developments information etc. of various Free Softwares and GNU/Linux.
- 30minutes -- Video shows representing Software Freedom, FSF and FOSS Bangladesh movements.
GNU/Linux installation and support booth
All the participants may avail this service (registration required) for their laptop/desktop/netbook as priced zero by FOSS Bangladesh volunteers.
For more details please contact:
-- Ring @ +8801511411437 or FOSS Bangaldesh, Public Relations Secretary @ +8801511367723
Post event updates
To view some of the photos from the year 2014 events please visit: Visit this link