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  Call for participation -- FSCONS 2014, 31 Oct-2 Nov
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Call for participation -- FSCONS 2014, 31 Oct-2 Nov
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The Free Society Conference and Nordic Summit (FSCONS) is a meeting
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place for social change, focused on the intersection between technology,
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culture and society. FSCONS is organised according to the principles
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laid out in our Manifesto[1], a living document accepted by the society's
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members at the yearly meeting.
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The conference brings together people from a wide range of
 +
fields, and merges the technical with the social, seeking both to
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activate and challenge. Open discussion and brainstorming are as
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important as the talks given during the conference.
 
    
 
    
  The Free Society Conference and Nordic Summit (FSCONS) is a meeting
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Invitation
  place for social change, focused on the intersection between technology,
+
  culture and society.
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We're looking for proposals that relate to Free Software, Free Culture or Free Society
  The conference brings together people from a wide range of
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generally, as well as those which are at the crossroads of the three or
  fields, and merges the technical with the social, seeking both to
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which take the philosophy and brings them to a whole new field.  
  activate and challenge. Open discussion and brainstorming are as
+
To give you a hint of the scope of the conference here are some topics already planned:
  important as the talks given during the conference.
+
  '''SUGGESTION''': The principles of FSCONS are stated in our manifesto.
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* Open Space
  '''SUGGESTION''': FSCONS is organised according to the principles laid out
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* Open Government
  in the Manifesto, a living document accepted by the society's members at the
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* Open Web
  yearly meeting. It states the scope and aims of the organisation, as well
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* Programming Languages
  as its guiding values.
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* Makers
 
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  Invitation
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But don't let this restrict your thinking: you can submit a proposal
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even if it doesn't quite fit into any of the above topics.  
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The dealine for your proposal is June 20th.
 
    
 
    
  For this years conference we're looking for proposals on a number of
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How to submit your proposal
  different subjects.
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In order to submit your proposal, please go to [2], register your proposal and
  We're looking for proposals that relate to Free Software, Free Culture or Free Society
+
make sure your provide valid contact information.  
  generally, as well as those which are at the crossroads of the three or
+
This proposal form is to be used only for your personal proposal.
  which take the philosophy and brings
+
If you have ideas of other people you want to suggest as speakers, please feel
  them to a whole new field. To give you a hint of the scope of the
+
free to suggest those in the FSCONS Wiki [3].
  conference here are some topics already planned:
+
 
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After the review period, ending July 4th, you will get notified if
  * Open Space
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your proposal is accepted or not.
  * Open Government
+
  * Open Web
+
  * Programming Languages
+
Important dates for FSCONS 2014
  * Makers
+
 
+
* June 20th - deadline for submissions
  But don't let this restrict your thinking: you can submit a proposal
+
* July 4th - accepted proposals will be notified.   
  even if it doesn't quite fit into any of the above topics.
+
 
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If your proposal is accepted, the abstract submission deadline is September 1 st.
  The dealine for your proposal is June 20th.
+
 
+
Looking forward to seeing you at FSCONS 2014 in November!
  How to submit your proposal
+
  In order to submit your proposal, please go to [1], register your proposal and
+
Programme managers,
  make sure your provide valid contact information.  
+
Stian and Leif-Jöran
  This proposal form is to be used only for your personal proposal.
+
  If you have ideas of other people you want to suggest as speakers, please feel
+
[1] https://fscons.org/foreningen/manifesto/manifesto.html
  free to suggest those in the FSCONS Wiki
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[2] https://frab.fscons.org/en/fscons14/cfp/
  [http://wiki.fscons.org/page/Suggested_Speakers].
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[3] https://wiki.fscons.org/Suggested_Speakers_2014
 
 
  After the review period, ending July 4th, you will get notified if
 
  your proposal is accepted or not.
 
 
 
 
 
  Important dates for FSCONS 2014
 
 
 
  * June 20th - deadline for submissions
 
  * July 4th - accepted proposals will be notified.   
 
 
 
  If your proposal is accepted,  
 
  the abstract submission deadline is September 1 st.
 
 
 
  Looking forward to see you at FSCONS 2014 in November!
 
 
 
  Programme managers,
 
  Stian and Leif-Jöran
 
 
 
  [1] https://frab.fscons.org/en/fscons14/cfp/
 
  
 
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Call for participation draft. Keep it formatted in plain text because it's easier to send it in an email.

Call for participation -- FSCONS 2014, 31 Oct-2 Nov

The Free Society Conference and Nordic Summit (FSCONS) is a meeting
place for social change, focused on the intersection between technology,
culture and society. FSCONS is organised according to the principles 
laid out in our Manifesto[1], a living document accepted by the society's 
members at the yearly meeting.

The conference brings together people from a wide range of
fields, and merges the technical with the social, seeking both to
activate and challenge. Open discussion and brainstorming are as
important as the talks given during the conference.
 
Invitation

We're looking for proposals that relate to Free Software, Free Culture or Free Society
generally, as well as those which are at the crossroads of the three or
which take the philosophy and brings them to a whole new field. 
To give you a hint of the scope of the conference here are some topics already planned:

* Open Space
* Open Government
* Open Web
* Programming Languages
* Makers

But don't let this restrict your thinking: you can submit a proposal
even if it doesn't quite fit into any of the above topics. 

The dealine for your proposal is June 20th.
 
How to submit your proposal
In order to submit your proposal, please go to [2], register your proposal and
make sure your provide valid contact information. 
This proposal form is to be used only for your personal proposal.
If you have ideas of other people you want to suggest as speakers, please feel
free to suggest those in the FSCONS Wiki [3].

After the review period, ending July 4th, you will get notified if
your proposal is accepted or not.


Important dates for FSCONS 2014

* June 20th - deadline for submissions
* July 4th - accepted proposals will be notified.  

If your proposal is accepted, the abstract submission deadline is September 1 st.

Looking forward to seeing you at FSCONS 2014 in November!

Programme managers,
Stian and Leif-Jöran

[1] https://fscons.org/foreningen/manifesto/manifesto.html
[2] https://frab.fscons.org/en/fscons14/cfp/
[3] https://wiki.fscons.org/Suggested_Speakers_2014