We are glad to announce the Call For Papers for FUDCon APAC 2014 has
'''FUDCon''' is the Fedora Users and Developers Conference, a major free
software event held in various regions around the world, usually
annually per region. FUDCon APAC will be held in Beijing, China on May
23--25, 2014. It will be the first premier event in Fedora.next phase,
spreading innovative ideas and helping make Fedora better than ever.
FUDCon is a combination of sessions, talks, workshops, and hackfests in
which contributors work on specific initiatives. We welcome proposals
from newcomers and experienced contributors alike on a wide range of
topics including, but not limited to:
* Feature development
* Community building
* General management and governance
* Testing and QA
* Localization and internationalization
* Fedora.next working groups
* Cool applications
Please submit your proposal of talks, workshops, or hackfests before
'''March 14, 2014''' (01:00 UTC+8). Include your name, contact
information, a title, and a description of your proposal. The reviewing
team will evaluate the entries based on the submitted abstracts and
available time slots in the schedule. You will be contacted before
'''March 24, 2014''' on whether your submission has been accepted or
Please submit your proposal at the following link:
Thank you in advance!
The second Flock conference will be held August 6-9, 2014 in Prague, Czech
Republic. Talk proposals and registration are both now
The website (flocktofedora.com) is being updated as information becomes
available about travel, hotel, etc.
Flock was held last year for the first time in Charleston, SC, as a
combined event replacing the former North America and Europe FUDCons.
Unlike those barcamp-style events, Flock is a planned conference with talk
submissions voted on by the Fedora community. It will alternate between
North America and Europe each year.
Please be sure to indicate when you register whether you need flight or
hotel funding to attend. Priority for funding will be given to Fedora
contributors who are presenting.
You may submit as many topics as you feel qualified to deliver. Suggested
topics include but are in no way limited to:
* Fedora Ambassadors
* Open hardware
* Special Interest Groups
Submit your proposal now <https://flock-lmacken.rhcloud.com/>. Submissions
will be accepted through April 3. Registration will be open until July 15.