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17th International Free Software Forum


Held annually in Porto Alegre, Brazil FISL is the largest FOSS event in Latin America and one of the largest in the world.


  • July 13-16, 2016


  • Venue: Pontifícia Universidade Católica - PUC-RS
  • City / State: Porto Alegre / Rio Grande do Sul
  • Country: Brazil

Organization Team

Name Tasks
Daniel Lara Local support, User Groups, Community Event
Itamar Reis Peixoto Fedora ARM Workshops, Fedora Community Event
Wolnei Junior Fedora QA, Fedora FreeMedia, Fedora Community Event


Name City Arrival Departure Hotel Need travel subsidy? T-Shirt size
Itamar Reis Peixoto Uberlândia, Brazil July 8rd July 11th No No XL
Daniel Lara Porto alegre, Brazil July 8rd July 11th No No XL
Ana Mativi Porto Alegre, Brazil July 13rd July 16th No No S
Wolnei Junior Jaraguá do Sul, Brazil July 12rd July 17th Yes Yes L
Rino Rondan Temuco, Chile July 14rd July 18th Yes No L
Athos Ribeiro São Paulo, Brazil July 12th July 17th No No M
Bruno Zanuzzo Chapecó, Brazil July 12th July 17th Yes Yes M

Fedora Activities at FISL

FISL User Groups

Fedora will have a table at FISL's User Groups exposition area, where the Ambassadors will talk to people attending the conference, helping them with technical questions and distributing swag material (stickers, pins whatever).

Fedora Activities at FISL

Day Type Talk hour Speaker(s) Details
1 medium TBD Rino What is Fedora Atomic
1 medium TBD Rino What is Ovirt
2 short TBD Rino Do you want to be a Packager ?
2 medium TBD Wolnei Fedora QA
3 short TBD Wolnei Why contribute to Free Software?
3 medium TBD Wolnei Fedora Next

Travel information

Getting in Porto Alegre

  • From Airport of Porto Alegre: Map
  • From Bus Station of Porto Alegre: Map


  • Eko Residence Hotel
    • Av. Desembargador André da Rocha, 131, Centro Histórico, Porto Alegre, RS
    • Phone: +55 (51) 3228.3802


Description Cost in BRL Cost in USD People Sponsored
Airfare subsidy
Lodging subsidy
Total R$ US$