The FOSS Young Professional Meet 2015 - Report

ICFOSS conducted a meet namely, FOSS Young Professional Meet 2015 (FYPM 2015) during 21-22 December 2015 at Mascot Hotel, Thiruvananthapuram. The lead theme for the meet is "Internet of Things with Open Source Hardware", reflecting the importance of recent developments in this domain. The event had invited presentations on a variety of emerging areas in "IoT with open source software & hardware" f

FOSS Young Professional Meet 2015

21-22 Dec 2015, Mascot Hotel, Thiruvananthapuram ICFOSS, organized FOSS Young Professional Meet 2015 on 21 & 22 December 2015 at Mascot Hotel, Trivandrum. The participants were students, fresh graduates, young professionals and start-up companies that are interested in FOSS-based tools and technologies. The lead theme for the FYPM2015 is "Internet of Things with Open Source Hardware", reflecting t

Software and the Law

(2:00 pm, 17 Aug 2015, Travancore Hall, Technopark) SFLC.IN, in association with ICFOSS, GTECH and TiE Kerala, jointly organized a public lecture on the topic "Software and the Law". Prof. Eben Moglen, Columbia Law School and Ms. Mishi Choudhary from SFLC New York/Delhi were the resource persons.

Ethics and Emerging Technologies

(5:45 pm, 17 August 2015, CDAC Amphitheatre, Trivandrum) ICFOSS, SFLC.IN, CDAC Trivandrum, IEEE Society for Social Implications of Technology (IEEE-SSIT) and Internet Society Trivandrum Chapter (ISOC-TRV) jointly organized a Discussion on the theme "ETHICS AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES" on 17 August 2015, at CDAC Amphitheatre, Vellayambalam, Trivandrum. The speakers were Prof. Eben Moglen from Columbi

ICFOSS-SFLC.IN-CIS Consultation on OSS Policy of Government of India

(29 May 2015, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi) ICFOSS, SFLC.IN - Delhi and and Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) - Bangalore, jointly organized a Consultation on the newly-published OSS policy of the Government of India, on 29 May 2015 at the India Habitat Centre, Delhi. Participants included members of the FOSS community from different parts of the country and the representatives of the Gover

Net Neutrality: Bottom-up Perspectives

(22 April 2015, Mascot Hotel, Trivandrum) ICFOSS organized a half-day Consultation on "Net Neutrality: Bottom-up Perspectives" on 22 April 2015, at Mascot Hotel, Trivandrum, jointly with Internet Society, Trivandrum Chapter (ISOC-TRV), Software Freedom Law Center, Delhi (SFLC.IN), Swatantra Malayalam Computing (SMC) and IEEE Kerala Section. The outcome document from the Consultation was forwarded