Open Source & Renewable Energy

The Curaçao Business Council for Sustainable Development organized a 2-day seminar on Renewable Energy on 6 and 7 October 2010. Suares & Co made a presentation about Open Source related to Energy. You can dowload the presentation: – as PDF (for viewing on...

OLPC: Commissioner Rosalia meets XO-laptop

During the kick-off meeting various presentations where held, by Monique Raphaela (Introduction to OLPC), Ricardo Lochan (The future of laptops), Percy Pinedo (The future of education), Harry Hoeve (Integraging ICT into Education) and Ace Suares (Teach the teacher...

OLPC: Opening Seminar / Kick-off meeting

Willemstad, September 22, 2010 Invitation Opening Seminar “One Laptop per Child” Pilot Project Dear Madam, Sir, We would like to invite you the opening seminar of the “One Laptop Per Child” Pilot project, which is scheduled to take place on September 29, 2010 on...

Workshop: Radulphus learns about Open Source

On September 13th, a group students of the Radulphus College in Curacao, learned about Open Source. The IT-teacher Mrs. Greijmans gave 2 groups of 2 students an assignment to find out ‘what else is out there’ and one group was quite pleased with Open...

OLPC: Training of Teachers has begun!

The One Laptop Per Child pilot project, a project of former Minister Maurice Adriaens, is well on it’s way. After some delay with the delivery of the 90 laptops, teacher training has begun. End of August 2010, the team at the Prins Bernhard School in Curacao...

Article: Altruism makes one attractive: Open source on Curacao

Excerpt from: ‘Open Source Yearbook 2009-2010, fourth edition, June 21, 2010’ – Chapter 14: Organizations in the Picture by Jan Stedehouder. Translation edited by Ace Suares. The chances for a successful migration to open source software and open...

Presentation of the Open Source Year Book 2010, Netherlands

The fourth edition of the Dutch Open Source Year Book will be presented in the Royal Library in The Hague, today. The Year Book presents an overview of the main developments in the area of open standards and free software, including the policies and implementation...

Jamaica language students meet Curaçao open source experts.

Every year for the past four years, a group of about 25 Language Students from Jamaica visits the Netherlands Antilles. This year, Monique Raphaëla and Ace Suares gave a lecture on OLPC and Open Source to the students, who reserved time for it on their busy schedules....

Governor Goedgedrag praises Open Source in Christmas Speech

Governer Mr. Frits Goedgedrag praises Open Source In his Christmas Speech, Governor of the Netherlands Antilles Mr. Frits Goedgedrag, praises Open Source as being non-egoistic and altruistic. The Governor finds Open Source to fit into the desired behaviour of the...

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