Introduction to Open Source


All are welcomed to a free and open conference at the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College(Morne Fortune, Castries). The event "Introduction to Open Source" will touch on topics such as:

- What is Open Source Software and what does it really mean?

- Different Open Source licenses and how they can be used.

- How free, open software can help cut major operating costs off your business and increase profits.

- How major organizations use Open Source software to achieve their business goals.

- The importance of Open Source software and the people who contribute to them.

- How to contribute to such software.

- The WordPress open source CMS (Content Management System)

- How to easily build a quick and powerful e-commerce website all thanks to Open Source software.

- And more!

Target group:

- Small - mid-sized business owners
- Freelancers
- Developers
- Students
- Any other interested persons (No background in business or IT required, event is open to all)

Price: FREE!

Eats and Drinks will also be available free of charge

The event will be held in the Electronic Engineering room right next to the Computer Systems Engineering room. The room is clearly visible after entering the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College DTEMs compound.

Please call[masked] if you need prior assistance in finding the room.

Space is limited so please RESERVE!