Visit of Dr. Richard Stallman

 (Jan 2014)

The President of the Free Software Foundation (FSF), Dr. Richard Mathew Stallman, visited India in January 2014, and visited Kerala during 15-16 January 2014. Besides delivering a public address on the topic "A Free Digital Society" on 16 January, he also visited the Chief Minister of Kerala on 15 Jan 2014. The Director of ICFOSS held discussions with Dr. Stallman on 15 Jan 2014 wherein Dr. Stallman provided several suggestions on the promotion of Free Software in the State and outside. Dr. Stallman may be participating in the Fifth International Free Software Conference being organized by ICFOSS in December 2014.