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  Call for participation -- FSCONS 2013, November 08--10
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Call for participation -- FSCONS 2014, Gothenburg, 31 Oct--2 Nov
 
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  The Free Society Conference and Nordic Summit (FSCONS) is a meeting
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The Free Society Conference and Nordic Summit (FSCONS) is a meeting
  place for social change, focused on the intersection between technology,
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place for social change, focused on the intersection between technology,
  culture and society.
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culture and society. FSCONS is organised according to the principles
  The conference brings together people from a wide range of
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laid out in our Manifesto [1], a living document accepted by the
  fields, and merges the technical with the social, seeking both to
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society's members at the yearly meeting.
  activate and challenge. Open discussion and brainstorming are as
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  important as the talks given during the conference.
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The conference brings together people from a wide range of fields, and
 
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merges the technical with the social, seeking both to activate and
  Invitation
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challenge. Open discussion and brainstorming are as important as the
 
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talks given during the conference.
  For this years conference we're looking for proposals on a number of
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  different subjects.
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  We're looking for proposals that relate to Free Software, Free Culture or Free Society
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Invitation
  generally, as well as those which are at the crossroads of the three or
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  which take the philosophy and brings
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We're looking for proposals that relate to Free Software, Free Culture
  them to a whole new field. To give you a hint of the scope of the
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or Free Society generally, as well as those which are at the
  conference here are some topics already planned:
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crossroads of the three or which take the philosophy and brings them
 
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to a whole new field. To give you a hint of the scope of the
  * Economy
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conference here are some topics already planned:
  * Dystopia
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  * Hackerspaces
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* Open Space
  * Language and technology
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* Government and access
 
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* The Unrestricted Web
  But don't let this restrict your thinking: you can submit a proposal
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* Programming Languages
  even if it doesn't quite fit into any of the above topics.  
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* Makers
 
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* Context Hacking
  The dealine for your proposal is July 5th.
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* Beyond post-scarcity
 
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* Wikimedia
  How to submit your proposal
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  In order to submit your proposal, please go to  
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But don't let this restrict your thinking: you can submit a proposal
  FSCONS 2013 [[http://fscons.org/2013/cfp/submit/], register your proposal and
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even if it doesn't quite fit into any of the above topics.
  make sure your provide valid contact information.  
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  This proposal form is to be used only for your personal proposal.
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The deadline for your proposal is July 4th.
  If you have ideas of other people you want to suggest as speakers, please feel
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  free to suggest those in the FSCONS Wiki
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  [http://wiki.fscons.org/page/Suggested_Speakers_2013].
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How to submit your proposal
 
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  When you fill out the proposal form, we would like to ask you to provide the
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In order to submit your proposal, please go to [2], register your
  following information. If you don't want your proposal to
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proposal and make sure your provide valid contact information.
  be public during the review period, please make sure to uncheck the
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This proposal form is to be used only for your personal proposal.
  "Make public" checkbox.
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If you have ideas of other people you want to suggest as speakers,
 
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please feel free to suggest those in the FSCONS Wiki [3].
  * Title - The title of your session/presentation
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  * Presenter(s)
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  After the review period, ending July 18th, you will get notified if
  Add the presenters of this session. Your own username is filled in by
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your proposal is accepted or not.
  default, but you can change it. You can add any number of presenters to
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  the session.
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Important dates for FSCONS 2014
  * Description
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  The abstract and description of your presentation.
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* July 4th - deadline for submissions
 
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* July 18th - accepted proposals will be notified.
  * Accessibility pledge
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  Indicates you want your talk inluded in the
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If your proposal is accepted, the abstract submission deadline is
  list of accessible talks. Please see
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September 1st.
  [http://fscons.org/2012/cfp/accessibility/] to understand what
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  this means.
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Looking forward to seeing you at FSCONS 2014 in November!
 
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  * Video recording/streaming
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Programme managers,
  Indicates wether you want your session recorded or not.
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Stian and Leif-Jöran
 
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[1] https://fscons.org/foreningen/manifesto/manifesto.html
  After the review period, ending August 1 st, you will get notified if
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[2] https://frab.fscons.org/en/fscons14/cfp/
  your proposal is accepted or not.
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[3] https://wiki.fscons.org/Suggested_Speakers_2014
 
 
 
 
  Important dates for FSCONS 2013
 
 
 
  * July 5th - deadline for submissions
 
  * August 1 st - 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 2013 in November!
 
 
 
  Programme managers,
 
  Stian and Leif-Jöran
 
  
[[Category:Planning_2013]]
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[[Category:FSCONS 2014]]

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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, Gothenburg, 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
* Government and access
* The Unrestricted Web
* Programming Languages
* Makers
* Context Hacking
* Beyond post-scarcity
* Wikimedia

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 deadline for your proposal is July 4th.


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 18th, you will get notified if
your proposal is accepted or not.


Important dates for FSCONS 2014

* July 4th - deadline for submissions
* July 18th - accepted proposals will be notified.

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

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