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= Basic information =
 
= Basic information =
  
'''What''': The Free Society Conference and Nordic Summit (FSCONS) is a yearly conference focusing on areas of technology, society and culture. The conference is stewarded by the non-profit organisation [http://ffkp.se/ Föreningen fri kultur och programvara] (FFKP), an organisation in which all participants are members. The conference is a grass-roots event that encourages networking and dialogue, and everyone is invited to participate in the work.
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'''What''': The Free Society Conference and Nordic Summit (FSCONS) is a yearly conference focusing on areas of technology, society and culture. The conference is a grass-roots event that encourages networking and dialogue, and everyone is invited to participate in the work.
  
'''When''': 9-11th of November 2012 (some events might happen in the week leading up to the conference, and the yearly meeting of the FFKP is planned to take place on the eve of the 8th of November.
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'''When''': 9-11th of November 2012 (some events might happen in the week leading up to the conference)
  
 
'''Getting involved''': Please get in touch with one of the [[FSCONS 2012 Organisers|organisers]], either directly or by mailing info@fscons.org. We need people for everything, organising the conference (see below), or participating as staff during the conference days. Get in touch, and we'll guide you!
 
'''Getting involved''': Please get in touch with one of the [[FSCONS 2012 Organisers|organisers]], either directly or by mailing info@fscons.org. We need people for everything, organising the conference (see below), or participating as staff during the conference days. Get in touch, and we'll guide you!
  
 
= Organisers and structure =
 
= Organisers and structure =
FSCONS is hosted by the non-profit organisation [http://ffkp.se/ Föreningen fri kultur och programvara] and its board is responsible for the long term planning of the conference. For each year, a team of [[FSCONS 2012 Organisers|organisers]] is formed, consisting of people that work during the year to organise the conference (if you want to help out, see "Getting involved" above!).
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For each year, a team of [[FSCONS 2012 Organisers|organisers]] is formed, consisting of people that work during the year to organise the conference (if you want to help out, see "Getting involved" above!).
  
 
The [[FSCONS 2012 Organisers|organisers]] do their work within a number of [[FSCONS 2012 Aspects|aspects]] of the conference which they either coordinate the work in, or participate in. Organisers meet roughly every 2-3 weeks and when needed through mailing lists to discuss topics that are common to more than one aspect of the conference.
 
The [[FSCONS 2012 Organisers|organisers]] do their work within a number of [[FSCONS 2012 Aspects|aspects]] of the conference which they either coordinate the work in, or participate in. Organisers meet roughly every 2-3 weeks and when needed through mailing lists to discuss topics that are common to more than one aspect of the conference.
  
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= Ideas for FSCONS 2013 =
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On the page [[FSCONS 2012 Ideas]], surprisingly enough, improvement ideas for FSCONS 2013 are collected.
  
 
= Meetings =
 
= Meetings =
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==First meeting Monday March 12, 2012==
 
==First meeting Monday March 12, 2012==
 
* We'll meet for the first planning meeting on Monday March 12, 2012, at Room "Grupprum 1" in the student union building "Kårhuset" at [http://www.chalmers.se/en/about-chalmers/premises-and-campus/Pages/find-your-way-to-chalmers.aspx Chalmers Johanneberg] at 17.00--19.00.
 
* We'll meet for the first planning meeting on Monday March 12, 2012, at Room "Grupprum 1" in the student union building "Kårhuset" at [http://www.chalmers.se/en/about-chalmers/premises-and-campus/Pages/find-your-way-to-chalmers.aspx Chalmers Johanneberg] at 17.00--19.00.
 
  
 
= Planning timeline =
 
= Planning timeline =
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== Important Deadlines ==
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;31st of May
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:Deadline for budget requests
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;1st of July
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:End of the CFP
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;1st of August
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:deadline for talk acceptance/rejection decision
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;31st of August
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:deadline for abstracts/schedule
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;Middle of September
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:trackmanagers have all details for their speakers available
  
 
= General info =
 
= General info =
 
==Program and tracks==
 
==Program and tracks==
  
=== Program ===
 
TBA
 
 
=== Conference tracks ===
 
=== Conference tracks ===
  
 
Confirmed tracks:
 
Confirmed tracks:
* Embeddded systems (Hesa)
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* Decentralising Society (Stian)
* FSFE - Legal (fsfe)
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* Embeddded systems (Jeremiah Foster (hesa))
* FSFE - Do it yourselves (fsfe)
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* FS Feminism (Serengeti)
* Open entertainment (Jonas)
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* General Purpose Computing (fsfe)
* Open security (Klondike)
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* Legal (Ljo)
* Wikimedia (also workshop) (Wikimedia sverige/norden)
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* Open security (klondike + OWASP gbg)
* Decentralised society (Stian)
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* Wikimedia (Holger)
* Web science (probably also workshop) (Torbjörn Lager, Mathias Klang)
 
  
More tracks will be added when confirmed.
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=== Sponsorship ===
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Sponsorship page: http://wiki.fscons.org/page/Sponsors_Aspect_2012
  
 
= Ideas =
 
= Ideas =
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= Manifest =
 
= Manifest =
Please read our [[FSCONS Manifest]].
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Please read our [[FSCONS Manifesto]].
  
 
= Anti-harassment policy =
 
= Anti-harassment policy =
Naturally, and in accordance with our [[FSCONS Manifest|manifesto]], we have an [[Anti-harassment_policy|anti-harassment policy]].
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Naturally, and in accordance with our [[FSCONS_2012_Planning#Manifest|manifesto]] (see here above), we have an [[Anti-harassment_policy|anti-harassment policy]].
  
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= Potentially useful stuff =
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{{Special:Prefixindex/FSCONS_2012/}}
  
[[Category:Planning 2012]]
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[[Category:FSCONS 2012]]

Latest revision as of 21:09, 29 March 2015


Basic information

What: The Free Society Conference and Nordic Summit (FSCONS) is a yearly conference focusing on areas of technology, society and culture. The conference is a grass-roots event that encourages networking and dialogue, and everyone is invited to participate in the work.

When: 9-11th of November 2012 (some events might happen in the week leading up to the conference)

Getting involved: Please get in touch with one of the organisers, either directly or by mailing info@fscons.org. We need people for everything, organising the conference (see below), or participating as staff during the conference days. Get in touch, and we'll guide you!

Organisers and structure

For each year, a team of organisers is formed, consisting of people that work during the year to organise the conference (if you want to help out, see "Getting involved" above!).

The organisers do their work within a number of aspects of the conference which they either coordinate the work in, or participate in. Organisers meet roughly every 2-3 weeks and when needed through mailing lists to discuss topics that are common to more than one aspect of the conference.

Ideas for FSCONS 2013

On the page FSCONS 2012 Ideas, surprisingly enough, improvement ideas for FSCONS 2013 are collected.

Meetings

First meeting Monday March 12, 2012

  • We'll meet for the first planning meeting on Monday March 12, 2012, at Room "Grupprum 1" in the student union building "Kårhuset" at Chalmers Johanneberg at 17.00--19.00.

Planning timeline

Important Deadlines

31st of May
Deadline for budget requests
1st of July
End of the CFP
1st of August
deadline for talk acceptance/rejection decision
31st of August
deadline for abstracts/schedule
Middle of September
trackmanagers have all details for their speakers available

General info

Program and tracks

Conference tracks

Confirmed tracks:

  • Decentralising Society (Stian)
  • Embeddded systems (Jeremiah Foster (hesa))
  • FS Feminism (Serengeti)
  • General Purpose Computing (fsfe)
  • Legal (Ljo)
  • Open security (klondike + OWASP gbg)
  • Wikimedia (Holger)

Sponsorship

Sponsorship page: http://wiki.fscons.org/page/Sponsors_Aspect_2012

Ideas

Drop whatever ideas you have here, including for speakers and topics.

Keynote Suggestions

Keynote Speakers suggestions

Manifest

Please read our FSCONS Manifesto.

Anti-harassment policy

Naturally, and in accordance with our manifesto (see here above), we have an anti-harassment policy.

Potentially useful stuff