Ohio LinuxFest 2017

Welcoming all Free and Open Source Software professionals, enthusiasts, and everyone interested in learning more about Free and Open Source Software.

September 29-30 at the Hyatt Regency Columbus, Ohio.

Attend OLF

Just want to learn a bunch and hang out with smart folks? That’s cool too, no pressure! We look forward to seeing you.

Volunteer at OLF

We need your help! Giving back to the Linux and free and Open Source community has never been more fun.

Sponsor OLF

You’ll be selling to the largest audience of users of Free and Open Source Source Software in the Midwest.

Hyatt Regency

Registration Opened

We’re proud to announce that registration is open for the fifteenth Ohio LinuxFest! This year, we have an exciting program for you. Here are some of the highlights: Expanding Ohio LinuxFest Institute professional training from five classes to six! We’ve...
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Karen Sandler to Keynote Ohio LinuxFest 2017

The Ohio LinuxFest is deeply honored and pleased to welcome Karen M. Sandler as a keynote speaker for this year’s event! She is the executive director of the Software Freedom Conservancy and has an extensive list of accomplishments within the free software...
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Tarus Balog to Keynote Ohio LinuxFest 2017

The Ohio LinuxFest is excited to announce that Tarus Balog will be returning to our stage this year as a keynote speaker! He is the founder and CEO of The OpenNMS Group, the services company behind the popular open-source monitoring software. Tarus has been involved...
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2016 Audio Available

Audio recordings of the presentations from Ohio LinuxFest 2016 have been uploaded and are now available at the Internet Archive. If you missed a talk you wanted to see or weren’t able to attend last year, head on over and have a listen. Massive thanks to Lynda...
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Ohio LinuxFest 2017

We’re pleased to announce that the 15th Ohio LinuxFest will be September 29 and 30, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency in Columbus, Ohio. There are sponsorship and volunteer opportunities available right now. Please reach out to for more information. The hotel block is...
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