Freelancer Conference

Session: Freelancer Conference

Type: Seminar

No of Participants: 500+

Date: 7th December, 2012

Time: 10:00am 7:30pm

Room:: Carnival

Session Brief:

Freelancing is an extremely prospective sector worldwide and is getting popular in our country now-a days. A day-long Freelancer Conference has been outlined in Digital World 2012 organized by BASIS for the national freelancers. International experts, freelancers will be invited for the event.

The main objective of the conference is to show the prospects and push our youth towards freelancing. With this summit our young generation will get a sneak peek of the international freelancers. They will also get idea, inspiration, and motivation to become a freelancer in future.

The Conference is divided into three different sessions:

Freelance Outsourcing: Future Ahead (10:00am-12:00pm)

The discussion will highlight the future aspects and dimension of the Marketplaces for freelancers and freelance projects through the direct participation of International and Local expertise.

Participants

Min

Mode of speech

Focus

Moderator/Chair: Fahim Mashroor, President, BASIS

8

Vocal

Introducing Session & presenting DW survey summary on Bangladesh Freelancers (defining core idea, prospects, importance) & the speakers

Speaker 1: Matt Cooper, VP Marketplace Operation, Odesk, USA

15

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Share Cases/studies on outsourcing, highlight different aspects of the future journey, motivate aspiring freelancers + cordially invite next speaker

Speaker 2: Kjetil Olsen, VP International, Elance.com, USA

15

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Share Cases/studies on outsourcing, highlight different aspects of the future journey, motivate aspiring freelancers + cordially invite next speaker

Speaker 3: David Harrison, VP of Engineering, Freelance.com, USA

15

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Share Cases/studies on outsourcing, highlight different aspects of the future journey, motivate aspiring freelancers + cordially invite next speaker

Speaker 4: Jason Sew Hoy, Chief Operating Officer, 99designs.com

15

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

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Share Cases/studies on outsourcing, highlight different aspects of the future journey, motivate aspiring freelancers + cordially invite next speaker

Speaker 5: Enayet Hossain Rajib, BASIS Freelancer of the year, 2011 & CEO, Web Lab

15

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Represent Bangladesh market & its future + cordially invite next speaker

Q/A on the summary of the session

20

Vocal

Will be conducted by moderator & welcoming the GOH

Guest of Honor: Sajeeb Wazed, International ICT Expert/Professional

12

Vocal

Final comments

Moderator/Chair: Fahim Mashroor, President, BASIS

5

Vocal

Closing Note

Know you market place: (2:00pm-5:00pm)

With the rapid progress of internet, freelancing business is becoming popular worldwide day by day. Freelancer.com and elance.com are the online marketplaces that bring freelancers and clients together. The conference will highlight the key figures and the prospects of the marketplaces.

Participants

Min

Mode of speech

Focus

Moderator/Chair: Fahim Mashroor, President, BASIS

5

Vocal

Introducing Session & expected outcomes of it. Defining prospects, importance & intro of the speakers

Speaker 1: David Harrison, VP of Engineering, Freelance.com, USA

40

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Presenting details of their own market

Moderator/Chair: Fahim Mashroor, President, BASIS

5

Vocal

notable comments & passing on to next

Speaker 2: Alex Yoon, Director of Marketing, Elance.com

40

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Presenting details of their own market

Moderator/Chair: Fahim Mashroor, President, BASIS

5

Vocal

notable comments & passing on to next

Speaker 3: Jason Sew Hoy, Chief Operating Officer, 99designs.com

40

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Presenting details of their own market

Q/A on the summary of the session

40

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Will be conducted by moderator

Moderator/Chair: Fahim Mashroor, President, BASIS

5

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Closing Note

Freelancer to Entrepreneur (5:30pm-7:30pm)

A detailed discussion on starting a freelancing career will be organized at the end of the conference. It will welcome the individuals who want to become a freelancer in future and who perceive freelancing as a prospective sector to be involved in.

Participants

Min

Mode of speech

Focus

Moderator/Chair: Shah Imrul Kaeesh, MD, Technobd Web Solutions Ltd

6

Vocal

Introducing Session & expected outcomes of it. Defining prospects, importance & intro of the speakers

Speaker 1: Md. Khorshed Alam, CEO, The RS Software

15

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Share own experience (investment/teambuilding/clients/challenges)

Moderator/Chair: Shah Imrul Kaeesh, MD, Technobd Web Solutions Ltd

3

Vocal

notable comments & passing on to next

Speaker 3: Sayeed Islam, CEO, Bigmastech Communications Ltd

15

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Share own experience (investment/teambuilding/clients/challenges)

Moderator/Chair: Shah Imrul Kaeesh, MD, Technobd Web Solutions Ltd

3

Vocal

notable comments & passing on to next

Speaker 4: M S Hasan Shahriar, CEO, PixelNet Technologies Ltd.

15

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Share own experience (investment/teambuilding/clients/challenges)

Moderator/Chair: Shah Imrul Kaeesh, MD, Technobd Web Solutions Ltd

3

Vocal

notable comments & passing on to next

Speaker 5: Nasir Uddin Shamim, Co-Founder & CEO, DevsTeam Ltd

15

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Share own experience (investment/teambuilding/clients/challenges)

Q/A on the summary of the session

40

Vocal

Will be conducted by moderator

Moderator/Chair: Shah Imrul Kaeesh, MD, Technobd Web Solutions Ltd

5

Vocal/PPT/Audio/Video/still photo presentation

Closing Note