MUFIX, short for Menoufia University Faculty of Computers and Information Students (MUFICS), pronounced MUFIX, is a student community based at the Faculty of Computers and Information, Menoufia University, that aims at improving the technical skills of the faculty students, raising awareness of the job market needs, and promoting open source developing tools and techniques. MUFIX is considered the fastest growing student community at Menoufia University, with it becoming an Open Source University Meetup Century Club and one of only three Java User Groups (JUG) in Egypt in less than four years after it founding.
Software Freedom Day at Menoufia University 2009
Also, MUFIX Community organized the very first Software Freedom Day at Menoufia. The event was hosted at the official Menoufia University Festivals Hall. With over 4 sessions, introducing and promoting open source development techniques and the advantages of high quality free and open source software (FOSS), the event was such a huge success that over 300 students and university academic staff attended it.
Software Freedom Day at Menoufia University 2010
This year we plan to do the same, but even bigger! The event will be hosted at Menoufia University campus, with sessions promoting the advantages of high quality free and open source software (FOSS) and why you should join the open source bandwagon right now!
More information will be provided here soon.