Mark your calendar for the fourth Trinidad and Tobago Internet Governance Forum (TTIGF)! The Trinidad and Tobago Internet Governance Forum 2020 will be on Friday January 31 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟎 from 9 am to 5 pm at Naparima College Auditorium, San Fernando, Trinidad.
The IGF is a forum for multistakeholder dialogue on public policy issues related to key elements of Internet governance issues, such as the Internet’s sustainability, robustness, security, stability and development.
The theme of the TTIGF 2020 will be “The Internet and YOU: Ensuring the Internet’s Future“.
The TTCS OSSWIN v2.60, a collection of the latest version of Free and Open Source Software for Microsoft Windows 10/8/7 is available for download. The latest release features many software updates with 5 new programs added :
Tomboy-ng – easily create desktop notes on the desktop for later viewing and editing.
Joplin – Note taking and to-do application with synchronisation capabilities.
gImageReader – recognize text from images and PDFs to editable text
digiKam – photo management application to import, organise, edit, view and share your digital photos and videos
qBittorrent – download files via BitTorrent, a client file-sharing protocol created to overcome the obstacles of transferring large files over the Internet.
Visit the TTCS OSSWIN page at https://www.ttcs.tt/osswin for more details and to download the 6GB collection as an ISO file for extracting to your harddrive or USB storage device.
Note that you can also browse TTCS OSSWIN online at http://ttcsosswin.ttcs.tt/ which features the web interface to learn about Free and Open Source programs in various categories, including screenshots or videos of the programs and a link to the program’s website where you can download the program. The web based UI is responsive, meaning it should be usable on non-Windows small screen mobile phones and tablets.
The twelveth edition of the Latin American & Caribbean Internet Governance Forum (LACIGF) meeting is taking place in La Paz, Bolivia from August 6-8 2019.
What is LACIGF? LACIGF is the Regional Latin American and Caribbean Preparatory Meeting for the Internet Governance Forum. The event has been held annually since 2008 and provides a space for multisectoral dialogue where government, private sector, technical community, academia and civil society organization representatives present and discuss their points of view on the Internet Governance agenda for the region.
The Trinidad and Tobago Computer Society will be having a meeting on Wednesday August 7th, 2019 from 7pm to 9:30 pm at Joe’s Pizza, St. Augustine (click for map).
Our key topic for this meeting is to discuss our upcoming AGM and nominations. We should also be discussing the recent hacks to severalGovernmentwebsites by ‘vandathegod’. Please come prepared with your comments and contributions to the discussion, especially with regards to our nominations for our AGM.
Anyone interested in computing and ICT are welcome to attend, however please RSVP to [email protected] . See you there!