What?

Free and Open Source Software Conference (FrOSCon) - 2020 for the 15th time!

When?

22nd and 23rd of August 2020

Where?

University of Applied Sciences Bonn-Rhein-Sieg

Grantham-Allee 20

53757 Sankt Augustin, Germany

How much are the tickets?

The entry is free! If you want to support us financially, you can buy a business ticket.

What is the business ticket?

The business ticket is the ideal ticket for participants who visit the conference  by order of their company and/or want to support FrOSCon. The normal business ticket costs 150 euro for both days. The business plus ticket, which includes a conference shirt and catering, costs 300 euro for both days. Of course, a receipt will be handed out with it. You can order the ticket at: https://presale.froscon.de/

Do you have conference shirts?

Yes. You can preorder them here: https://presale.froscon.de/

Can I pre-register?

No. Just come around!

Where do I leave my luggage during FrOSCon?

We have (limited) space to store luggage. Just come to the info desk. (We do not take any liability for your luggage.)

How do I get there?

By car: See entry "Where?"

By train: Deutsche Bahn Event Ticket

Where can I stay?

Information regarding accommodation can be found at Info tab.

Anything besides a regular FrOSCon program?

  • a bouncing castle
  • an additional program of free- and open-source projects' presentations and workshops
  • big exhibition area
  • social event on Saturday evening
  • extensive youth program

I'd like to give a talk...

If you want to contribute to FrOSCon by giving a talk you first have to submit your talk proposal. Be aware that there are deadlines! Unfortunately, the Call for Papers for 2019 is already closed.

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

If you want to get a project or developer room at FrOSCon you have to register your project and submit a proposal. Be aware that there are deadlines. Unfortunately, the Call for Projects for 2019 is already closed.

We'd like to exhibit...

To acquire a booth for a project, you have to register via the Call for Projects. Be aware that there are deadlines. Unfortunately, the Call for Projects for 2019 is already closed.

Companies have the possibility to choose one of our support packages that includes a booth. Please contact therefore partner(at)froscon.de.

We'd like to support the event. How?

We offer a variety of possibilities to support us. Please send an email to partner(at)froscon.org to discuss further details.

For smaller contributions we recommend buying a business ticket.

Can I help?

Of course! Without volunteers FrOSCon cannot exist. 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 located on the ground floor and the building is generally suitable for wheelchair users.

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.

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Partners

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