Swatantra 2017 report

ICFOSS organizes a triennial conference- Swatantra - on the emerging developments in FOSS, and how these can be leveraged for betterment of our world. The previous versions held in 2001, 2005, 2008, 2011, 2014 and 2017 successfully achieved the objectives of this unique Conference and evolved as a networking event for FOSS professionals across the world. The Conference report of Swatantra 2017 is

Launch of T-Slide developed by ICFOSS

On 16 May 2018, Hon’ Chief Minister of Kerala, Sri Pinarayi Vijayan released T-Slide, an ergonomic mouse for people with motor disability developed by International Centre for Free and Open Source Software (ICFOSS). The Chief Minister interacted with Ms Sarasu Thomas , the first user of the device over a video call. T-Slide is an illustration of the government’s policy objective of leveraging

FOSS Technologies in Drone Applications

Conducted from 17th to 19th January, 2018 by ICFOSS, Techno Park, Trivandrum. Drones and allied technologies are no more a thing of future. Thereare many RC flying clubs, hobbyists and researchers around us who make use of this rapidly advancing tech, so as to implement their proof concepts or to just play around with them. The exponential curve in the up rise of the tech is now backed up with a

Community Development Programme of ICFOSS

The Government of Kerala established ICFOSS with the mandate of carrying out academic and research programs and advocacy centered around Free and Open Source Software and thereby achieve the critical objectives of promotion, propagation and development of Free and Open Source Software. ICFOSS would like to prepare an inventory of communities/individuals working around Free and Open Source Software