Erik Albers

Erik is FSFE's Fellowship coordinator and community builder. He supports FSFE's friends and sustaining members individually or inside various groups over Europe to engage for Free Software. Whenever you have a question or need support for your community, Erik is the first and best to contact.

Erik runs Document Freedom Day, FSFE`s global campaign to address the importance of Open Standards. In addition, he manages "Ask your Candidates" and "Freedom pacts" projects, FSFE's Free Software campaigns during democratic elections. Erik also designs and runs FSFE's outreach and promotion material section.

Erik helds a Master degree in Politics, Sociology, Art and Media Science. He is interested in copyright and -left, freedom of speech and Digital Restrictions Management. Besides Free Software, Erik supports Free Culture and Free Knowledge.

I love Free Software, especially:

Audacity (Free Audio Editor), F-Droid (Free Software App Repository for Android), Filezilla (FTP client), Firefox (Browser), Gnome (GNU/Linux Desktop Environment), Gimp (Image manipulation), GnuPG (Email encryption), Inkscape (Vector graphics editor), OpenShot (Video editor), Libre Office (Free Office Suite), Open Streetmap (Free maps and navigation), Osmand (Open Streetmap Navigation App), Owncloud (Your own cloud), RawTherapee (Raw-image manipulation), Scribus (Publishing Tool), Thunderbird (Email client), VLC (Video client), Wordpress (CMS), Zotero (citation and literature management)

Contact / News

[ Deutsch / English / Español ]

Erik is available for

  • Advice and helping hand for all Fellowship and community activites
  • All your questions concerning FSFE and the Fellowship, funding of activities, local groups etc.
  • Organisation of and helping hand for FSFE booths and campaigns
  • Presentations and talks