HKOSC 2014 – List of Speakers

20+ speakers from oversea and local are invited to give speeches, talks, workshops, lightning talks at Hong Kong Open Soruce Conference 2014.

Opening Speech

Hon. Charles Mok, Legislative Councilor (IT).

Oversea Speakers

Mr Jorge Serrano (Peru)- WebRTC2SIP and Open IMS.
Mr David Li (China) – Makers, Open Source Hardware and Shanzhai.
Mr Chia-liang Kao (Taiwan) – Open Source Beyond Developers – g0v.tw.
Mr Colin Charles (Malaysia) – MariaDB 10: A MySQL Replacement?
Ms Asya Kamsky (USA) – Performance Tuning MongoDB.
Mr Richard Lin (Taiwan) – The Rules of Open Source and Collaboration: Copyright and Public License.
Mr Irvin Chen (Taiwan) – Mozilla communities in Chinese-speaking regions (Forum).
Mr Peter Chen (Taiwan) – Mozilla communities in Chinese-speaking regions (Forum).
Mr Orin Chen (Taiwan) – Mozilla communities in Chinese-speaking regions (Forum).
Mr Shaohua Wen (China) – Mozilla communities in Chinese-speaking regions (Forum).
Mr Xing Liu (China) – Mozilla communities in Chinese-speaking regions (Forum).
Mr Hao Shen (China) – Mozilla communities in Chinese-speaking regions (Forum).
Mr Qian Hong (China) – The crazy open source project Wine.
Mr. Rémi Denis-Courmont (Finland) – VLC 2.2 and VideoLAN introduction. (Keynote)
Mr. François Cartégnie (France) – VLC 2.2 and VideoLAN introduction. (Keynote)
Mr Wei-Lun Chao aka bluebat (Taiwan) – Locales for chinese dialects.
Mr Michael Hung (Taiwan) – David and Goliah: from Firefox browser to Firefox OS.
Mr Daniel Chcouri (Israel) – Developing Multiplayer Pong Game with Node.JS+express+socket.io

Local Speakers in Hong Kong

Mr. Steven Mak – Quality comes free with open source software tools – Functional Testing.
Mr Chung-hong Chan – Learn R through Public Data Hacking: Introduction to Practical Data Science.
Mr Francis Chong – CocoaPods, a better way to use and publish open source project for iOS and Mac.
Mr Triton Ho – Switching from MySQL to PostgreSQL.
Mr Cyrus Wong – How to Recruit Talented Young Developers.
Mr Sammy Fung – Mozilla communities in Chinese-speaking regions (Forum).
Mr Hayden Chung – Mozilla communities in Chinese-speaking regions (Forum).
Mr Vincent Lau Chun Yin – Streaming the web, binary json and streaming in javascript.
Mr T.K. Kang – XO4All: Eduvolunterism & OLPC.
Mr Ron Tam – Data-HK.com – Cloud Data Application Platform.
Mr Alfred Lai – Data-HK.com – Cloud Data Application Platform.
Mr Ding Lam – Data-HK.com – Cloud Data Application Platform.
Mr Solomon Yan – Data-HK.com – Cloud Data Application Platform.

Speakers of Lightning Talks

Mr Chung-hong Chan
Mr Dick Tang
Mr Guy Freeman – Open Source visualization and presentation with R.
Mr. Mathieu Bridon, Mr Koala Yeung – Hong Kong input methods on Linux.
Mr Wei-Lun Chao aka bluebat – A command-line calculator in pure BASH.
Mr Wei-Lun Chao aka bluebat – Demonstration of output-filters for Input-Method.

Sammy Fung

Mr Sammy Fung is President and Founder of Open Source Hong Kong. He establish online community of Open Source Hong Kong in 2006, and its activities in 2010. Sammy starts his contributions in open source community in 1997, he is co-founder and founding chairman of Hong Kong Linux User Group. In 2011, Sammy also participates in open source community across Asia, he joins GNOME Asia committee in 2012, and becomes first Mozilla representative for Hong Kong in 2013. Sammy is a Python developer, open source contributer, and tech writier. He is experienced in Data Science, Django, Scrapy. GitHub / Twitter: @sammyfung Affiliates: - GNOME Asia: Committee Member. - GNOME Foundation: Member. - Mozilla: Mozilla Represenative. - Hong Kong Python User Group (HKPUG): Organiser. - Python Software Foundation: Member.

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