Free Software and Open Source - these are the topics of FrOSCon (Free and Open Source Software Conference). Every year in August the computer science department of the University of Applied Sciences Bonn-Rhein-Sieg, supported by the "Linux/Unix User Group Sankt Augustin" (LUUSA) and FrOSCon e.V. will organize an exciting program with talks and workshops for visitors of all ages. The event is topped off with a fair of booths from FLOSS projects and companies. The social event, celebrated at Saturday night, offers the opportunity to exchange opinions with other visitors, speakers or volunteers.

  • Program

    On both days FrOSCon offers on 19th and 20th August 2017 a comprehensive lecture programme in 8 parallel tracks.

  • Location

    This year FrOSCon will be held again at Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Science, Grantham-Allee 20, 53757 Sankt Augustin.

  • Tickets

    The entry is free!

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FrOSCon11 is just over and we are already thinking about FrOSCon12. What we already have is a date: 19th and 20th of August 2017

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17.10.2016, 22:50
@elioqoshi sounds great, just send them to Thanks! :)


17.10.2016, 19:02
We just started to write all our sponsoring contacts. Are you also interested at sponsoring #FrOSCon12? Just write to


05.09.2016, 17:30
Two weeks after #FrOSCon11. Still finishing up the last tasks. But anyway, it feels already so long ago...can't wait for #FrOSCon12. :)



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