foss-north is an free / open source conference covering both software and hardware from the technical perspective. Hosted in Gothenburg between Copenhagen, Oslo and Stockholm with an international airport, we provide a meeting place for the Nordic foss communities and will bring together great speakers with a great audience.
foss-north will provide a full day of interesting speakers. We are happy to announce that we have confirmed the following speakers.
Lydia Pintscher has been contributing to free software for over 10 years in various projects. She studied computer science at KIT. Today she is the product manager of Wikidata, Wikimedia's knowledge base, as well as the president of KDE e.V.. She is the editor of Open Advise.
We are happy to have confirmed the following speakers. Do you want to be heard, submit your talk to the Call for Papers.
Lennart Pottering from RedHat is known for systemd, PulseAudio, Avahi and more. He has been contributing to open source since the early 2000's.
Nextcloud: the future of private cloud sync and share, collaboration and coffee machines
Jos Poortvliet has been marketing and promoting in communities for over a decade, active in KDE and working as community manager for SUSE and ownCloud. He currently heads marketing at Nextcloud.. He occasionally shares some of his thoughts on his blog.
When and Where?
foss-north 2017 will be hosted at Folkets hus, Gothenburg on April 26.
We plan a full day from 9:00 - 17:00.
Tickets will be made available through eventbrite. The tickets include coffee, light snacks and lunch.
A limited number of early bird tickets are available for 250 SEK. The full price tickets are 350 SEK.
A call for sponsors will soon be announced.
How can I help?
foss-north will only be great if we have the best audience, the best speakers and the best sponsors, so help spread the word and submit your talk to the Call for Papers.
foss-north and foss-gbg are arranged by Free Open Source Software North Conferences ek.för.
Contact: info -at- foss-gbg.se.