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Talent X

Organization type: 
Education/Research
Network/Group: 
Yes

Talent X is based in Uganda and is a non-profit organization founded in 2010 to promote ICT innovativeness in the East African Education sector at all Institutions and ICT service organizations.

By improving the ways in which new ideas can be developed and used, ICT revolution will be achieved within African continent. This is aimed at enhancing the ways that are most anticipated in ICT revolution in Africa today. Talent X was developed with a mission of developing innovative talents among the IT graduates and the entire community at large.

Location

Kampala, Uganda
Kampala
Kampala 256
Uganda
Phone: +256772536654

Enver Ravat

Title: 
Mr
First name: 
Enver
Last name: 
Ravat
Interested in ict@innovation Component: 
FOSS Business
FOSS Applications

Location

14 Poleman street Lansdowne
Cape Town 7780
South Africa
Phone: +27 73 1251703
Fax: 0866483844
How I would like to participate in ict@innovation: 
Am part of the mentored internship program committee
Role: 
AVOIR co-ordinator
My FOSS related Project(s): 
African Virtual Open Initiatives and resources (AVOIR)

Hector Mongi

Title: 
Mr
First name: 
Hector
Last name: 
Mongi
Interested in ict@innovation Component: 
FOSS Business
FOSS Certification
FOSS Applications
Organization: 

Location

University
Dodoma P. O. Box 490
Tanzania
Phone: +255 26 23 10118
Fax: +255 26 23 10118
Role: 
Reseacher, Trainer, consultancy

Karl Fischer

Title: 
Mr
First name: 
Karl
Last name: 
Fischer
Interested in ict@innovation Component: 
FOSS Business
FOSS Certification
FOSS Applications

Location

South Africa
How I would like to participate in ict@innovation: 
I'll mentor and share my experience with people who are willing to learn.
Role: 
Open Source Project Manager
My FOSS related Project(s): 

http://floss.pro - Microblogging site for FLOSS Professionals

http://www.gnome.org/press - Press Contact for the GNOME Project

http://www.pcbsd.org - Documentation Contributor

I am looking for: 
People to Network with and Share ideas about FLOSS Adoption!

Victor Lunene Simpukile

Title: 
Mr
First name: 
Victor Lunene
Last name: 
Simpukile
Interested in ict@innovation Component: 
FOSS Business
FOSS Certification
FOSS Applications

Location

marshall po box 80339
Kabwe 10101
Zambia
Phone: mobile +260-955-884344
Fax: +260-215-221339
How I would like to participate in ict@innovation: 
i would like to be engaged in FOSS certificatation, application and Business as we are a business and services consulting company involved in program development, training and education we offer to our clients. i also offer theology studies using internet facilities to theology students.
Role: 
Executive Director - Business Developmnet and Planning
My FOSS related Project(s): 

I attended a WSIS/ICT short training organised by InWent Germany in Hamburg Germany in 2005 were we were briefly taught the importance and use of the ICT learning.

I am looking for: 

training that will be used to empower our clients and community at large with information needed for them in information sharing through information communications in this IT era.

Emmanuel Kweyu

Title: 
Mr
First name: 
Emmanuel
Last name: 
Kweyu
Organization: 
Interested in ict@innovation Component: 
FOSS Business
FOSS Certification
FOSS Applications

Location

Ole sangale Road madaraka P.O. Box 59857 00200 City square
Nairobi 00200
Kenya
Phone: +254722679154
How I would like to participate in ict@innovation: 
  • As trainee then in turn trainer of FLOSS business and certifications
  • Being part of development team for the FOSS applications
  • Contributes in Research to improve on the delivery and certification into FOSS
Role: 
Lecturer Faculty of IT
My FOSS related Project(s): 

Current Projects

  • Automated course university course timetabling- Unitime-www.sourceforge.net
  • Curriculum development of FOSS in undergraduate courses.
  • Design,development and supervision of  small Business support systems for undergraduate students
  • Research on deployment of FOSS applications in university research objectives 
I am looking for: 
  • Avenues for capacity building in research, development and deployment of FOSS in african universities
  • Support in developing better ways of delivery of IT/Comp Sci courses for undergraduates and masters students in open source initiatives.
  • Development of Mobile based applications that support small businesses in Africa .

Nico Elema

Title: 
Mr
First name: 
Nico
Last name: 
Elema
Interested in ict@innovation Component: 
FOSS Business

Location

Somerset West, Cape Town
South Africa
My FOSS related Project(s): 
Founder: Government Open Source Software Resource Center (www.gossrc.org) Trainer: MapWindow GIS (http://www.mapwindow.org) System Designer: Papyrus - Integrated Property Management System (www.gipapyrus.com)
Role: 
FOSS Researcher
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