Winter School for Women

International Centre for Free and Open Source Software (ICFOSS) is organising Winter School for Women on Unstructured data analytics & Natural Language Processing (NLP) from Jan 6 th to 18 th 2020, as an initiative to improve women participation in FOSS communities. Winter School is a part of our effort to improve technical capability and understanding of free software. Though this, ICFOSS expects

Open IoT Lab

OpenIoT promoted by ICFOSS is a community enabled knowledge sharing platform to share, discuss and collaborate on Open Source hardware and software for Internet of Things (IoT). Physical and virtual objects that have unique identities are now connected to the internet to facilitate intelligent applications that make energy, logistics, industrial control, retail, agriculture and many other domains

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