KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Computer Association of Nepal (CAN) is holding the fifth edition of InfoDevelopers CAN SofTech 2012 from September 13 to 16 with an objective to provide platform for software developers to intearct with the customers and introduce new ICT products and services.
The event will be held at Direction Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC) in Tripureshwar and is expected to encourage software developers facilitating them to bring their new innovations to public, said CAN President Suresh K Karna, briefing the highlights of the SoftTech 2012 to the press on Saturday.
The event this year will feature 51 stalls of 35 different companies from Nepal as well as abroad. The participating companies will be demonstrating and providing information on their solutions and services. Software solutions providers, Internet Service Providers and Telecom Operators, among others, are participating in the event.
CAN is also organizing an interaction on Microfinance MIS Challenge and Opportunity during the event. More than 100 people will participate in the program, said Narayan Neupane, general secretary of CAN. Likewise, Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) Nepal is also organizing a program on ´Virus-free productive computing´.
CAN expects around 50,000 people will visit the four-day event.
Visitors can also get information about the products and services by sending SMS to 5001. CAN has already launched SMS service. Similarly, chhito.com is also organizing online ICT Quiz during the event. The ticket for the event has been prices Rs 50.