Free and Open Source Software Conference (FrOSCon) - 2014 for the 9th time


August 23rd + 24th 2014


Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg

Grantham-Allee 20

53757 Sankt Augustin, Germany

Do you have conference shirts?

Yes There will be a sale on the conference.

Can I pre-register?

No, not this year. Just come around!

How do I get there?

By car: See entry "Where?"

By train: Deutsche Bahn Event Ticket

Where can I stay?

Information about accomendations can be found at Info.

Anything else besides lectures?

  • a bouncing castle
  • self-organised programs of different free and open source projects
  • big exhibition area
  • Social event on saturday evening

I'd like to give a talk...

The Call for Papers is already closed for 2014.

We'd like to get a project room...

The Call for Projects is already closed for 2014. All project rooms are already booked.

We'd like to exhibit...

To acquire a booth for a project, you have to participate at the Call for Projects. Officially the call for projects is already closed for 2014, but we have some last spots left. If you are interested write a mail to projekte@froscon.de.

Companies have the possibility to choose one of our sponsor packages which include a booth. Of course, we will also compose an individual sponsoring package for you if you "only" want to represent your company with a booth. In both cases please contact sponsoren@froscon.de.

We'd like to support the event. How?

Next to individuall sponsoring agreements we also offer different sponsoring packages. Please send an email at sponsoren(at)froscon.org to discuss further details. Our sponsoring team will contact you as fast as possible. For smaller contributions we recommand to buy a business ticket.

Can I help?

Of course! Without volunteers FrOSCon cannot be done. All information about volunteering can be found here.

I'd like to write about FrOSCon? Whom should I contact to get more information?

Please send an email to: presse(at)froscon.de.

I need a wheelchair, can I come to FrOSCon?

All lecture halls are situated on the ground floor, the building is generally prepared for people with wheel chairs.

Do you have a code of conduct?

The atmosphere at FrOSCon is relaxed and very friendly. But for first time visitors we wrote down a short code of conduct.


10 years of FrOSCon - be part of it and help us to make FrOSCon 2015 awesome!

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Thanks to the amazing work of our video team, the videos of this years FrOSCon 9 are already available on http://media.ccc.de/.

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Twitter Stream #FrOSCon:


13.12.2014, 01:26
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08.12.2014, 18:36
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06.12.2014, 14:39
Be part of the organisation team of the 10th(!) FrOSCon and come to our KickOff on Monday: https://t.co/KVzmscdZ8b