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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 Credential
Itamar Reis Peixoto Uberlândia, Brazil July 8rd July 11th No No XL Expositor
Daniel Lara Porto alegre, Brazil July 8rd July 11th No No XL Visitor
Ana Mativi Porto Alegre, Brazil July 13rd July 16th No No S ASL
Wolnei Junior Jaraguá do Sul, Brazil July 12rd July 17th Yes Yes L Speaker
Rino Rondan Temuco, Chile July 14rd July 18th Yes No L Speaker
Bruno Zanuzzo Chapecó, Brazil July 12th July 17th Yes Yes M Expositor
Eduardo Echeverria Bogotá, Colombia July 12th July 17th Yes Yes XL Speaker

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 room hour Speaker(s) Details
short TBD Rino What is Fedora Atomic
short TBD Rino What is Ovirt
short TBD Rino Do you want to be a Packager ?
15 medium 41F 12:00 Rino Foreman & Puppet
15 medium 41E 13:00 Wolnei Fedora QA
14 short Community 11:00 Wolnei Why contribute to Free Software?
13 short Community 17:40 Wolnei Fedora 24 Next
16 medium 41D 13:00 Eduardo Running complex applications with Docker Compose
16 medium 41D 10:00 Bruno, Eduardo, Itamar, Rino and Wolnei Group of Users Fedora reunion

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 3215-7600


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


report from itamarjp

report from xmrbrz

report for villadalmine

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