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Type of Conference
Start 11.11.2011
FSCONS 201111.11.201113.11.2011Gothenburg
End 13.11.2011
Homepage: FSCONS 2011
Venue: IT-University, Lindholmen, Gothenburg
City: Gothenburg
Country: Sweden
Min Cost: 50 EUR

The fifth FSCONS will take place in November 11-13 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Keynotes are Christina Haralanova and Richard Stallman. Tracks: Building Together — Manufacturing Solidarity, Development for Embedded Systems, Development in Free Software Communities, Free Desktop Environments, Free Software in Politics, Human Rights and Digital Freedoms, The Future of Money, Universal Design — Aiming for Accessibility.

FSCONS exists to provide a meeting place where subjects covering society, culture and technology can be discussed and brought to life in peer discussions, without being confined to each particular subject area. It should provide both the physical and virtual space where people, organisations and governments, with interest in the three subject areas can meet in a participatory and constructive dialogue. The unique combination of topics creates a platform where cross-pollination between the areas can occur, and where new co-operations and thoughts can emerge which allows the participants to find new inspiration even from areas outside of their own.