SOMS SEECS Open Mobile Squad is hosting an event, which is more sort of motivational talk on the emerging field of Open Mobiles . The aim of the talk is to let you guys aware of the recent shift in the whole mobile eco-system from closed world system to open and free loyalty systems. It also discussed the emergence, significance and future of open source mobile platforms. Let me tell you other than mobile handset vendors (Nokia with maemo ) most of the PC vendors are also jumping in this field like Intel with Moblin . Three guys from the industry will be conducting that event and all of them have the sound knowledge and experience in the respective field. Moreover one of them has created a first Android application , published in Google Martketplace as far as Pakistan is concerned. You can read their profiles below.
Agenda of the event.
All about Open Mobiles
1- Talk on Evolution of Software and Mobile
2- Scope of Mobile Applications
3- Future Mobile Applications
4- Different Markets of Mobile Applications
5- Open Mobile and Handset Alliance
Demo of Mobile (Android) Application and Device
Question and Answers
Mr. Rehan Mushtaq (Key Speaker)
He is an offshore IT Consultant and Project Manager for Impulsive Group, Pacific Capital Group, and Creative Power USA since 2005. He holds an M.Sc. degree in Artificial Intelligence with University of Hertfordshire United Kingdom. Rehan had graduated from University of Central Punjab (formally Punjab Institute of Computer Science) in 2000.
He is also active researcher in Artificial Life, Autonomous Robotics, Cellular Automata, Genetic Algorithm, Agent Based Technologies, and Artificial Neural Networks. He also produced couple of research papers on artificial life.
Prior to starting IT consultancy he has been serving as an assistant professor in Computer Science Department Agriculture University, and Informatics institute of computer science.
Mr. Faheem Ijaz (Application Demo)
He is a lead mobile application developer working for Impulsive Group, and Creative Power USA since 2006. Faheem is pioneer in Pakistan to develop first android application, which is published at Google Android Marketplace.
Faheem has done BBIT from The University of Curtin, Sydney, Australia. He initially started as Java developer and later switched to C# .NET. He started working on mobile applications in 2008. He is currently involved in research and developing ideas i.e. how to use cellular technology for social interaction.
Mr. Muhammad Bilal (General Talk)
He has been in IT Consultancy and Business development since 2000. During this era he has been serving local and multinational brands in UAE and Pakistan. He held Bachelor Degree in Computer Sciences and his core expertise are in Networks. Now he is working on innovative business ideas and international business relations for last 3 years.