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FSCONS 2008 is the first among many Free Society conferences that bridges the gap between free software and cultural freedom. Co-arranged by Free Software Foundation Europe, Creative Commons and Wikimedia Sverige, FSCONS 2008 is already a landmark event in bringing the different movements working for digital freedom together. Freedom Tunnel Photo by Colin Mutchler More than just a series of presentations, FSCONS 2008 is a cross-cultural meeting place where grass root organisations, companies, academics, cultural workers and hackers come together in a united effort to discuss and liberate all aspects of digital culture.
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==Dates==
 
==Dates==
 
FSCONS 2008 was held October 24th - 26th in Gothenburg, Sweden
 
FSCONS 2008 was held October 24th - 26th in Gothenburg, Sweden

Revision as of 10:52, 2 May 2011

summary and key facts

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FSCONS 2008 is the first among many Free Society conferences that bridges the gap between free software and cultural freedom. Co-arranged by Free Software Foundation Europe, Creative Commons and Wikimedia Sverige, FSCONS 2008 is already a landmark event in bringing the different movements working for digital freedom together. Freedom Tunnel Photo by Colin Mutchler More than just a series of presentations, FSCONS 2008 is a cross-cultural meeting place where grass root organisations, companies, academics, cultural workers and hackers come together in a united effort to discuss and liberate all aspects of digital culture.

Dates

FSCONS 2008 was held October 24th - 26th in Gothenburg, Sweden

Themes/Tracks

Speakers

Topics/Talks/Presentations

Free Culture

Why Google is just second best for open access information - Jan Szczepanski

Why Google is just second best for open access information - Jan Szczepanski

The darling conceptions of your time - Stefan Larsson & Håkan Hydén

The darling conceptions of your time - Stefan Larsson & Håkan Hydén

Book chapter from Freebeer: http://swepub.kb.se/bib/swepub:oai:lup.lub.lu.se:1507999?tab2=abs&language=en

Ten facts you should know about Wikipedia - Frank Schulenburg

Ten facts you should know about Wikipedia - Frank Schulenburg

Development

Towards 10Gbps open-source routing - Bengt Gördén

Towards 10Gbps open-source routing - Bengt Gördén

Slides: http://www.bag.org/bengt_gorden_fscons2008.pdf

Number of visitors

In 2008 we had X visitors from Y countries.

Sponsors

Videos

http://blog.fscons.org/?cat=7

Photos

http://www.flickr.com/photos/tags/fscons08/

Slides

Other

Conference Book: Freebeer