FLOSSK, the organization behind fifth edition of Software Freedom Kosova 2013, has released some new details regarding the agenda and speakers that are going to be present on the 7th September 2013, and some of the topics to be discussed include mobile open web, hackerspaces, data protection, freelancing, and code sharing or scaling the cloud. Just a couple of days ago FLOSSK also organized a two-day boot-camp in Prishtina, focused on open-source and introductions to it.
Main Event, September 7th
Training, September 9th
This year there will be training programs and workshops running at the Innovation Centre of Kosovo, where participants will get the chance to follow sessions like Tuning PostgreSQL with Bert Desmet, Awesome HTML5/CSS3 with Vleran Dushi, WordPress and Template Development with Burim Shala and WMKIT Arduino workshop with Redon Sikuli. These are details only for track 1, so details for other trakcs will be announced soon.
Amongst the latest news is the latest platinum sponsor for SFK, Google which has different open source programs that are focused on supporting the development of the open source software community, and they do this by releasingÂ Google-created code, providing vital infrastructure, supporting open source organizations, handling internal open source compliance, and by running student outreach programs such asÂ Google Summer of Code and Google Code-in.
Other SFK sponsors include IPKO Foundation, Innovation Centre Kosovo and the Ministry of Culture, Youth and sports and Innovations Lab Kosovo. Supporters are the Faculty of Education, Cacttus, and Open Labs, and media sponsors are Digjitale, telegrafi.com and krokodili.com. Stay tuned as we share more news the closer we get to the event.