Event Archive for 2004
26 – 28 November 2004
From November 26th until November 28th, 2004, the SFScon will take place
in Bolzano, Italy. Two members of the Free Software Foundation Europe
will give three different lectures: Werner Koch will speak about "Privacy
and encryption techniques", Alessandro Rubini will present "Free Software
in teaching" and gives an "Introduction to kernel programming".
04 – 07 November 2004
The Congresso Internacional de Software Livre (CONISLI) -- a Free Software
conference organized entirely by the Free Software community in Brazil -- will
take place in the Anhembi
Convention Center, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Georg Greve will open the
a keynote on Thursday.
07 – 09 October 2004
On Saturday, Oct 9th 2004 16:00 pm, Georg Greve will participate at a
round-table about Free Software at aLANtejo. The event is public,
registration is required on the events website (only in Portuguese).
7th "Handelsblatt Jahrestagung", Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Berlin, Germany
04 – 06 October 2004
On Tuesday, Oct 5 2004, at 14:00 Georg Greve will speak about visions for
Free Software. The speech will be delivered in German.
01 October 2004
On Friday, Oct 1st 2004, Georg Greve will participate at the event about
"autonomy and freedom of knowledge in the information society. Political,
economical, and cultural consequences". The conference will start at 9:00
am and will end in the evening. The Event is designed for administrative
directors, department chiefs, directors of office from South Tyrol as well
as business people, interested organisations, and citizens. The event
is public with no admission fee, but registration is required
until Sep 30th on the events web site.
22 – 24 September 2004
On September 23rd Georg Greve will participate to the Expert Meeting on Free Software. He will speak about Free Software and its role in advancing the information society, in particular developing countries.
02 – 07 September 2004
On Monday, Sept 6 2004, Georg Greve will participate in a discussion round "digital commons" among Lawrence Lessig, the initiator of the prizewinning project "Creative Commons". Questions of the discussion will be: To whom does knowledge belong and how free are Free Software, content and infrastructure?
Free Software Summer Event in Caceres, Spain
18 – 22 July 2004
On Monday, July 22 at 10:00 Georg Greve holds a speech about the
Free Software Foundation Europe. He also participates at round table
discussions on the topic "Must governments support Free Software?" on
Wednesday, July 21 from 12:30 to 13:30 and from 13:30 to 14:30 and on the
topic "Software Patents in Europe" on Thursday, July 22 at the same time.
The speeches will be delivered in English.
Conference: "Thoughts are free, and so is software", Dornbirn, Austria
08 July 2004
On July 8, 2004, from 17:00 until 19:30, several speeches on Free
Software topics will be held in the Competence Center Dornbirn (Austria).
Among others, Reinhard Müller will talk about basic concepts of Free
Software. Admission is free.
23 – 26 June 2004
GNU/LinuxTag is one of the major Free Software events. Like every year,
the FSF Europe will man a booth. Several of our team members will be
there to answer questions about our activities, and we will sell
merchandise like t-shirts and pins for the benefit of our work for Free
Software. Bernhard Reiter and Georg Greve will hold talks about Free
Software and its licenses Wednesday, 16:00, Thursday, 14:00, and
13 June 2004
Within the "Wizards of OS 2004", a workshop with the title "Where next
for copyright in Europe?" will be held. The list of speakers also
includes Georg Jakob, Member of the FSF Europe, who will talk about
winners and losers from the "Intellectual Proprerty Rights Enforcement
EuroPython: Free Software in the Public Interest
08 June 2004
Henrik Sandklef will hold a 30 minute talk on Free Software in the
Public Interest during the EuroPython 2004 conference. The talk will
be held in Room 1 at 09:30 on the 8th of june.
EuroPython: Panel discussion
07 June 2004
Jonas Öberg and Henrik Sandklef will participate in a panel discussion
on "Licensing your Python Applications" during the EuroPython 2004
conference. The discussion will take place in Room 3 at 16:00 on the
7th of june.
20 May – 10 June 2004
From May 20th, 2004 until June 10th, 2004, Georg Greve was touring
South America, visiting the local Free Software community in
Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil to support them in their struggle for
freedom and share experiences collected in the work of the FSFE.
On the 15th of may, the Free Software Foundation Europe invites you to
a picnic in Slottsskogen, Gothenburg, Sweden. We will gather at Linnéplatsen at 18.30 and then walk into Slottsskogen.