Event Name: Open Source Summit
Dates: February 21, 2024
Venue: The Garage, Riyadh
Official Website: Open Source Summit
The Programmers Association (Parmg) of Saudi Arabia has announced that the much-anticipated Open Source Summit will take place on 21st February 2024 in partnership with Plexus Global.
This annual event catalyzes digital transformation, fostering the growth of the IT sector and promoting sustainable tech development in Saudi Arabia.
The event serves as a platform for:
- Promoting Open Source Adoption: Introducing success stories, easing access, and supporting volunteers and sectors to embrace open source.
- Advancing Digital Aspirations: Accelerating digital transformation, nurturing the local tech market, increasing technical content, and stimulating digital innovation and entrepreneurship.
- Networking and Collaboration: Building a community focused on sharing, giving, and active participation for a thriving society in Saudi Arabia.
Special Highlights of the event:
- The Maysam Awards: Recognizing exceptional contributions in the open-source community of Saudi Arabia.
- Coding Challenge: A competitive arena for demonstrating coding skills and winning exciting prizes.
The Open Source Summit Riyadh boasts a dynamic program designed to empower, inspire, and equip attendees with the knowledge and skills to drive tech transformation in the Kingdom. It aims to reduce costs and foster the growth of the IT sector by showcasing bright ideas and innovative open-source solutions.