Participate in our Call for Papers!

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We are happy to announce the Call for Papers for FOSS Backstage 2023! As a community driven event, we can’t wait to hear your ideas and read your proposal on all non-technical aspects of Free and Open Source software development!

Submission deadline is extended till November 13, 2022 at Midnight CET.

Guidelines, Rules, and more information

We have set up a dedicated page where you can find detailed information on topics, formats, rules & guidelines for our Call for Papers.

Selection Process

There will be an anonymized review of all submissions. Members of the program committee will not be able to view your name or any other personal information given in your speaker profile so as to avoid unconscious bias.


The Call for Papers for FOSS Backstage 2023 will end November 06, 2022 at Midnight CET.

Any more questions?

We are always happy to answer your questions, so feel free to reach out to us anytime at

Edit (Nov 7): We have extended the submission period for our Call for Papers till Sunday, November 13th, 2022 at 23:59 CET.