Events, Conferences, Meetups

FOSSASIA OpenTechSummit

OpenTechSummits in Asia

The FOSSASIA OpenTechSummit, Asia's Premier Open Technology Event takes place from 17th to 19th March 2017 in Singapore. FOSSASIA was established in 2009. Former summits took place in Vietnam, Cambodia and Singapore.



Science Hack Days

Science Hack Days

Science Hack Days are organized by communities around the world. FOSSASIA supports the drive to empower people in the region. Science Hack Days are Part of the Citizen Science Movement More and more people want to experiment, invent, learn, share and make their own decisions. Together we come up with amazing solutions!



FOSSASIA Meetups

Open Tech Events, Groups, Meetups

Join us on at FOSSASIA meetups and get together with developers of Open Source knitting machines, learn about laptops that can send and receive on all frequencies, dive into new web technologies - Javascript, PHP, Ruby, HTML, Git, Android, DevOps, Docker and much more. We have created eventyay.com as an Open Source tool for meetup and event organization for you to use!



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About FOSSASIA Events

FOSSASIA events are the place software development gets done. If you rely on open technologies, open source and hardware development, you must be a part of FOSSASIA events.

If technology is eating the world, FOSSASIA events give companies a privileged seat at the table. It’s well established that leading companies are using open technologies strategically to power their business. FOSSASIA events are the only place where companies can reach the maintainers and developers across all the important open source software and hardware projects in Asia.

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2017

The FOSSASIA OpenTechSummit will take place from March 17th-19th at the Science Centre Singapore.
Website: 2017.fossasia.org
Images: flickr.com/photos/tags/fossasia2017
Videos: FOSSASIA YouTube Channel

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2015

For the first time the FOSSASIA OpenTechSummit took place in Singapore with the theme "The Smart City". Keynote speakers were Vivian Balakrishnan (Minister in Singapore), Lennart Poettering (Systemd Dev at RedHat, Germany), Bunnie Huang (Open Hardware Dev, USA) and Colin Charles (MariaDB Chief Evangelist). 128 speakers from 27 countries and 900+ attendees were supported by 37 volunteers. We had 142 scheduled sessions and lightning talks, and 58 unconference sessions. 1500+ tweets with the FOSSASIA hashtag were posted during the event.
Website: 2015.fossasia.org
Blog: 2015 Wrap Up
Images: flickr.com/photos/tags/fossasia2015
Videos: FOSSASIA YouTube Channel

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FOSSASIA 2014

2013

With many new meetups and coding events we saw an expansion of the FOSSASIA community in 2013. A particular focus was on Cambodia, where workshops took place at the Open Institute and local startup spaces in preparation of the FOSSASIA summit.
Website: 2013.fossasia.org
Blog: 2013 Wrap Up
Images: flickr.com/photos/tags/fossasia2013

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FOSSASIA 2012

2011

FOSSASIA 2011 was held at Van Lang University in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam from November 11 to 12, 2011. The event attracted 798 participants in 2 days including students, developers, business professionals and government officials. Ninety percent of the participants were local from Vietnam. 24 speakers with 60% local speakers and 40% from other countries, including USA, France, Denmark, Cambodia, Germany, and Singapore held 26 talks and offered numerous workshops over the two days event.
Website: 2011.fossasia.org
Blog: 2011 Wrap Up
Images: flickr.com/photos/tags/fossasia2011

FOSSASIA 2011
FOSSASIA 2010

2009

In November 2009 the GNOME.Asia Summit was held at Quang Trung Software Park in Ho Chi Minh City. With over 1000 participants, 109 talks, presentations and panels, 79 speakers and 138 enthusiastic volunteers at the summit, Vietnam has established itself as one of the top event locations for Open Technologies in Asia.
Website: GNOME.Asia Vietnam
Blog: 2009 Wrap Up
Images: flickr.com/photos/gnomeasia/
Tweets: twitter.com/gnome_asia

GNOME Asia

Key Organizers of Our Events and Meetups

Hong Phuc Dang

Hong Phuc Dang

FOSSASIA Chair
Mario Behling

Mario Behling

OpnTec Berlin
Harish Pillay

Harish Pillay

Red Hat
Roland Turner

Roland Turner

Yahi
Justin Lee

Justin Lee

Geekcamp.sg
Darwin Gosal

Darwin Gosal

CryoWerx
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Thank you Supporters & Volunteers!

Volunteers and supporters from around the world are supporting FOSSASIA with code, as organizers and helpers during events and meetups and with donations. Thank you!