Free Open Source Academia Conference 2011
The third edition of fOSSa (Free Open Source Software for Academia) will be held in Lyon on October 26, 27 and 28, 2011.
- Date : 26/10/2011 to 28/10/2011
- Place : CITI Laboratory, INSA Lyon, Domaine scientifique de La Doua
fOSSa conference is a joint effort of passionate people who believe in the openness as the way to create new meanings & tangible results with respect, trust, transparency & open collaboration.
fOSSa is the right place:
- to discover new open source projects, trends and challenges
- to network and meet OSS leaders
- to grab OSS best practices and experiences
- to explore open source connections with human beings!
At fOSSa people discuss in an open-minded context about:
- what tech people are actually doing and innovating
- which are the upcoming issues & challenges in the open development context
- how open activities, collaboration and knowledge sharing is beneficial to academia, education & industry.
fOSSa 2011 program includes talks about Education, Online Community Management, New Innovating Development & Contribution Paradigm, Openness and OSS trends.
Moreover, a special easy-to-go live demo session is scheduled: any OSS fan can present its project.
fOSSa 2011, sponsored by HP Open Source Division and Live Projects, is co-organized by Inria, IRILL, INSA de Lyon (CITI Lab) and Engineering Group.