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Fedora Events: FOSDEM 2011 in Brussels, Belgium


FOSDEM is the biggest free and non-commercial event organized by and for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet. FOSDEM 2011 will be held on February 5 and 6.

FOSDEM 2011 Project Status

Note.png :For more details about the organization in itself, please go to FOSDEM 2011 Project Management details

Note.png : Call for talks. FOSDEM 2011 Talk Propositions See below

What to do if you are attending

First, sign up here.

  • Put an X in the S column if you need funding of your travel to attend
# Name Friday Saturday Sunday Comments Languages booth? S
1 Bert Desmet Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Event owner EN, NL, (FR) Checkmark.png
2 Michael Spahn Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Attendees DE, EN, (FR) Checkmark.png x
3 Frederic Hornain Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Stakeholder EN, FR, (NL) Checkmark.png
4 Hiemanshu Sharma Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Attendees EN, IN Checkmark.png x
5 Jared Smith Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Fedora Project Leader EN, ES Checkmark.png
6 Sandro Mathys Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Checkmark.png EN, DE (Checkmark.png)
7 Fabian Affolter Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Checkmark.png EN, DE, FR unknown
8 Lennart poettering Note.png Checkmark.png Checkmark.png DE, EN Warning.png
# Name Friday Saturday Sunday Comments Languages booth? S

Checkmark.png : Present Warning.png : Absentee Note.png : No idea yet

Next, add your information to the Accommodation page. If you want to do booth attendance, please check this page.


On Friday, February 4th, we'll have a Ambassador Fedora Activity Day to discuss all of the topics that are important in EMEA. Please see the wiki page for more information. This FAD will lead up to the FOSDEM beer event on Friday night.

Speakers in the Main Room

If you want to apply to give a talk in the main track, check out this page. If you applied for a talk, please list it here .

Distribution Miniconf

Like last year, we won't have access to an own devroom :-(. Details on how to apply for the Distribution Miniconf still have to be published, but you can find some more information here. If you applied for a talk, please list it here

Location & Schedule

Friday, 4 February (18:00-06:00)

There will be a FOSDEM beer event on Friday night before FOSDEM (5 February 2010).

Saturday, 5 February (10:00-19:00) and Sunday, 6 February (09:00-17:00)

Attendance and Parking is free

ULB Campus Solbosh
Avenue Franklin D. Roosevelt, 50
1050 Bruxelles

Location ULB

ULB campus

The event is easily reachable by public transportation. For details, see below. If you are afraid of getting lost, the following links might help you:

More information

Mailinglist: fosdem at We will inform you when news about FOSDEM is available.