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Date and Location

  • Date : 5th August 2013
  • Time : 09:30AM - 01:30PM (Local Time, GMT + 5.30)
  • Location : Department of Physical Sciences (ICT Program), Faculty of Applied Sciences, University of Rajarata Web Site
  • Hall : Auditorium, Faculty of Applied Sciences, University of Rajarata.

Event Poster


Speaker Registration

If you are interested of having a speech please fill the following table. Please limit your session maximum of 45 minutes.

# Topic Description Your Name
1 What is Fedora community? Introduction to fedora community, How it works, How to join and start contributing Buddhike Kurera
2 Get it installed today! Live session on proper dual-boot installation on fedora with Windows7/8 Hasitha Jayasooriya
3 LVM fun with Fedora How to use LVM, features of LVM, migrate safely into LVM, How it actually works (Introduction about LVM internals) Uditha Bandara Wijerathna
4 Java application development with Fedora Proper setup of Java development environment in fedora with openJDK, Eclipse IDE and some other stuff Lali Sudaththa Devamanthri
5 Virtulization with Fedora! Introduction to KVM on fedora with new features Hasitha Jayasooriya
6 Live up your Raspberry Pi with Fedora Fedora and Raspberry Pi relation, Demonstration on Raspberry Pi & Fedora Uditha Bandara Wijerathna

Fedora booth

We planned to have a booth with Fedora ARM installed Raspberry and OLPC. So folks can have a closer look on the devices and play with them a bit.


Time Slot Talk/Session/Speech Speaker
09.30AM - 09.40AM Welcome Speech ARICT Board Member
09.40AM - 10.25AM What is Fedora community? Buddhike Kurera
10.25AM - 11.00AM Get it installed today! Hasitha Jayasooriya
11.00AM - 11.40AM LVM fun with Fedora (Food & Refreshment will be served within this session) Uditha Bandara Wijerathna
11.40AM - 12.25PM Java application development with Fedora Lali Sudaththa Devamanthri
12.25PM - 01.00PM Virtulization with Fedora! Hasitha Jayasooriya
01.00PM - 01.20PM Live up your Raspberry Pi with Fedora Uditha Bandara Wijerathna
01.20PM - 01.30PM Vote of thanks ARICT Board Member

Media Coverage



Task Responsible Description Progress Comments
Hall Booking Uditha Bandara Wijerathna Hall Booking and Hall preparation Hall booked
Agenda Owner Uditha Bandara Wijerathna Arrange the agenda. Keeping up the contacts with speakers done -
Sponsorship Uditha Bandara and Buddhika Kurera Market this event with in the local enterprises and try to get sponsirships found media sponsorship -
SWAGS Uditha Bandara Wijerathna Produce and track SWAGS done -
Location Arrangements Uditha Bandara Wijerathna Manage sponsors banners and materials are properly displayed and distributed in the event day. done -
Local Community Liaison Uditha Bandara Wijerathna Manage communication between local contributors and the event organizers. done - 4 local ambassadors are participating as speakers -
Budget Handling Uditha Bandara and Buddhika Kurera Manage the whole event budget in progress -


We are targeting nearly 200 participants.

  • 125 Seniors
  • 75 Freshers

  • Budget can be found in trac #74

Sponsorship Details

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