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

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summary and key facts

Conference Tag line

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