Google Summer of Code BoF

On Friday night at 8:00pm, one of our birds-of-a-feather sessions will cover Google Summer of Code (GSoC), a program which pays students a stipend during the summer to work on a free software project. Swati Lodha, a two-year GSoC participant working on digiKam with...

CFP Deadline Extended

The 2017 Ohio LinuxFest is extending the deadline for speakers to submit presentation proposals by one week to Friday, July 21, 2017 at 5:00pm EDT (21:00 UTC). If you’ve been too busy to put together a talk, this is your extra opportunity to assemble your...

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...

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...