ICOM 2014 is supported by the Open Source Initiative (OSI)

About ICOM

The International Competition in Free and Open Source Software Multimedia, or ICOM is a global video competition designed for school students and students of institutions of higher learning from all over the world. The main objectives of ICOM are as follows:

  1. To encourage creative thinking and teamwork among participants
  2. To promote active use of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) in education
  3. To create a platform for healthy competition among students at the international level


ICOM 2014 is a joint effort involving the cooperation and sponsorship of several agencies in Malaysia. They are:

  1. Sena Primary School (SK Sena)
  2. Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)
  3. Perlis State Government
  4. Ministry of Education Malaysia (MoE)


 It has also received support from the following organizations:

  1. National Film Development Corporation Malaysia (FINAS)
  2. Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC)
  3. Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC)
  4. The Open Source Initiative (OSI)