FSCONS 2008

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Index

NB: This Wiki is community maintained and should NOT be regarded as an official source of information. All confirmed information is located on the FSCONS main website [1]

Some more pages here:

  • People - helpers, organizers, visitors, watchers..

Please, folks, - if you are interested in this event then please add yourself to the People page! Tell us about yourself, and let us know whether you want to visit this event or even better help us manage it. Add a picture, too, so we can recognize you at the event. Let us know whether you have any projects going on and if you want to meet people who want to join you with it. And maybe you want to give a small talk about your project? Let us know!!

About

Title: Free Society Conference and Nordic Summit 2008
Date:  Oct 24-26 2008 (Fri-Sun)
Timeline:
* 2008-08-31 Mon - end of August ;-)
* 2008-09-15 Mon - Early Bird Registration ends!
* 2008-MM-DD DoW - Notification of Speakers
* 2008-MM-DD DoW - Publication of Program
* 2008-MM-DD DoW - Final papers due
* 2008-10-24 Fri - Day1/3 FSCONS
* 2008-10-25 Sat - Day2/3 FSCONS
* 2008-10-26 Sun - Day3/3 FSCONS
* 2008-10-28 Tue - Feedback Meeting
Venue:
IT Universitet, Lindholmen, Göteborg, Sweden
IT University of Göteborg, SE-412 96 Göteborg
Forskningsgången 6, buildings Patricia and Kårhus
The closest bus and ferry stop are both called "Lindholmen".
Posters:        
http://fscons.org/files/FSCONS-Poster-FS-2A5.pdf 
http://fscons.org/files/FSCONS-Poster-FS-A4.pdf 
http://fscons.org/files/FSCONS-Poster-FS-A3.pdf 
http://fscons.org/files/FSCONS-Poster-Black-4A6.pdf 
http://fscons.org/files/FSCONS-Poster-Black-A4.pdf 
http://fscons.org/files/FSCONS-Poster-Black-A3.pdf

Communication

Chat: irc://irc.freenode.org/fscons
List: http://mail.fscons.org/mailman/listinfo/info
RSS:  http://fscons.org/feed/
Mail Roles:
  adm@fscons.org : General Inquiries
board@fscons.org : Organization Board

Events

October 2008 around FSCONS at Gothenburg:
Wed 22  Get ready!
Thu 23  Evening: Prepartions at Venue.
Fri 24  Evening: Early registration - location undecided
Sat 25  FSCONS Day1/2
        Evening: Presentation of Awards and Dinner
Sun 26  FSCONS Day2/2
        Evening: Pub.
Mon 27  Relax.  Think.  Take Notes.
Tue 28  Feedback Meeting

Feedback

Blogs+Pics.

Site Map

About:
Mission        http://fscons.org/about
Free Software  http://fscons.org/freesoftware
Free Culture   http://fscons.org/freeculture
Free Content   http://fscons.org/freecontent
Award          http://fscons.org/award
Organisers     http://fscons.org/organisers
Contact        http://fscons.org/contact
Program:
Events        http://fscons.org/events/
Schedule      http://fscons.org/schedule/ (TODO!)
Speakers      http://fscons.org/speakers/
Visitors:
Visit         http://fscons.org/visit/
Register      http://fscons.org/registration/
Travel        http://fscons.org/travel/
Accomodation  http://fscons.org/accomodation/
Venue         http://fscons.org/venue/
Volunteers:
Volunteering  http://fscons.org/volunteering/
Registration  http://fscons.org/volunteer/
Press:
Press Info    http://fscons.org/press/
Accreditation http://fscons.org/accreditation/
Sponsors:
Become a Sponsor    http://fscons.org/sponsor/
Sponsors of FSCONS  http://fscons.org/sponsors/
Community:
Related Events http://fscons.org/related-events/
Promote FSCONS http://fscons.org/promote/

Links

Links not in the Main Menu (eg from the sidebar of the homepage):

Nominations:   http://fscons.org/award/nominate/
Suggestions:   http://fscons.org/proposeevent

Archive/History

A look back on the previous FSCONS:

Webpages   http://fscons.org/2007
Videos     http://www.fsfe.org/en/advocacy/audio_videos/fscons_2007
Videos     http://thepiratebay.org/user/FSCONS

Newsletters

The newsletters which had been sent out:

Organizers

The organizers come from these groups:

* Creative Commons Sweden
* FSFE
* Wikimedia Sweden

Organizations

These organizations are represented at the event:

* CCMixter
* Debian GNU/Linux
* Icelandic Fab Labs
* KDE
* Magnatune
* Midgard
* OpenStreetMap
* Postgres

Volunteers

A list of tasks where volunteers can help:

* on-site staff: preparations, registrations, checking badges, monitor the halls and other small tasks
* blog about FSCONS
* speak about FSCONS
* put up posters (tell us and we send them to you) -- who to ask?  address?
* digg us etc

what about these?:

* Feedback: asking attendees about their view on the conference
* Helpers: coordination of helpers
* Moderation: moderate discussion, panels, talks
* PR: create material for banner, flyers, posters; talk to the press
* Press: talk to the press, send out info
* IT: help with the network, setting up prsentation PCs for speakers
* IT support: help speakers with the setup for the network and their slides

See also

Related events:

* EuroBSDCon   http://www.eurobsdcon.org/
* FOSDEM       http://www.fosdem.org/
* FROSCON      http://www.froscon.org/
* OpenDays     http://opensourcedays.org/

TODO

  • People: Add all people from the orgsanisation.
  • FAQ: Fill the page with questions - and possibly with answers, too.
  • Logo: Explain the logo's parts and mention the creator.
  • PR: Send press releases to slashdot and pro-GNU/linux.
  • Add more Pages: create more pages, for example: About - Blogs - BoF - Chat - Companies - Connect - Docs - Events - FAQ - Food - Guide - LightningTalks - Links - Lost - Misc - News - People - Pics - Press - Program - Projects - Rooms - Sleep - Streams - Travel - Venue - Videos - Wishes

DONE

  • Logo: Insert FSCONS logo.
  • URLs: Remove "index.php5?title=" from URLs.