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Power to the Users

Prototype Fund is starting its fourth round.

FrOSCon 13 - become a part of it

We have a date, we have a place, now we need you!

Citing Lecture Videos Made Easy

DOIs and meta data available for lecture videos.

FrOSCon 2018

After FrOSCon is before FrOSCon.

T-Shirts and More

FrOSCon shirts available again.

We Had a Ball

FrOSCon 12 is over.

Today is the day

1st. Day of FrOSCon.

Keynote Speaker Isabel Drost-Fromm

Teaching Machines New Tricks.

Keynote Speaker Karen Sandler

Cyborgs Unite!

FrOSCon/Evoke Shuttle powered by DG-i

Reduced entrance fee for passengers of the shuttle service.

Looking for volunteers

We want you! And you! And you! And also you!

More Diversity - Open Source for Everyone

The Prototype Fund starts its third round.

T-shirts for all of you

Our on-line shop has opened its doors.

We Have a Preliminary Programme

Good things come to those who wait.

FrOSCon visitors are on the lookout for swag bags

We are asking for your support.

LPI Exams

LPI offers exams at reduced fees again.

Admission free!

Due to partners and sponsors like Reply, our platin sponsor.

Notifications for project booths/dev rooms are delayed

Notifications are expected to be sent off in the first week of July at latest.

Volunteer barbecue

In return for the great help during the last FrOSCon and, at the same time, as a warm-up for the upcoming FrOSCon, we are happy to invite all volunteers to our barbecue. This time, it will take place on July 8th from 3pm on the inner courtyard of the University of Applied Sciences Bonn-Rhein-Sieg. Please register until July 3rd for the respective “shift” in our volunteer system at so that we can plan accordingly.

Selection of Talks is Finished

Notifications of acceptance have been shipped.

FrOSCon Science Track

Call for Papers started (open till June, 30th 2017).

Call for Papers and Call for Projects are Finished.

Once again, we attracted a pile of interesting and exciting proposals.

A Weekend Full of FrOSCon

The FrOSCon team meets at Linuxhotel.

Call for Paper and Call for Projects started

For the 12th time we ask you to become a part of FrOSCon.

KickOff for FrOSCon 12 - become a part of it

We have a date, we have a place, now we need you!

Videos of FrOSCon 2015 in TIB AV-Portal

All videos of FrOSCon 2015 now with DOI and searchable by spoken and written text!

After FrOSCon is before FrOSCon

FrOSCon11 is just over and we are already thinking about FrOSCon12. What we already have is a date: 19th and 20th of August 2017

Keysigning Party

Like in the last year there will be a keysigning party on Saturday evening. What is that? Read here:

The Open Knowledge Foundation are giving away €1.2 million for open source projects

For a change, an information not directly about FrOSCon:

Prototype Fund launch: OKFN are giving away €1.2 million for open source projects –apply now!

Deadline for the first call*:September 30, 2016

Volunteers wanted!

For this year’s FrOSCon, we are once again dependent on your help. We are very happy that some of you already came forward, to all others we say: Register at, we need you!

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