Wrapping up FOSS Backstage 2023

Thank you all for participating in FOSS Backstage 2023! We had two amazing days meeting old friends and making new acquaintances, filled with exciting talks and discussions. We also celebrated the fifth anniversary of FOSS Backstage this year: The conference has come a long way since the first edition in 2017, and we wouldn’t be […]

Everything you need to know for your visit to FOSS Backstage

FOSS Backstage kicks off on Monday and we are very much looking forward to meeting all of you! We have collected everything you need to know in this handy blog post. Time, Date & Location Let’s get the most important facts out of the way first: FOSS Backstage will start Monday March 13th, 10:00 CET, […]

Sticker Exchange at FOSS Backstage!

Do you still have some unused space left on your laptop cover? We aim to change that at FOSS Backstage! This year we are having a sticker exchange at the conference, to help make your devices look their best! Therefore, we want to invite all of you to bring stickers of your company, organization or […]

Podcast Stage at FOSS Backstage!

Last year, we introduced a brand new feature to FOSS Backstage: For the first time, we had a dedicated Podcast Stage, featuring short interviews with speakers, participants and even our team. As a great addition to our existing program, the podcast stage will return to FOSS Backstage this year! We are thrilled to have Richard […]

Join our Get-Together!

At FOSS Backstage, we want to bring people together, and while there is ample time to talk and discuss during the conference itself, we also want to provide an opportunity for you to meet up in an relaxed atmosphere, get to know the other participants of #fossback and meet old or new friends! That’s why […]

Masks at FOSS Backstage 2023

When we started planning for FOSS Backstage 2023 in late summer last year, it was still very much unclear how the pandemic would develop going into the winter. Since then, mask mandates — and COVID rules in general — have been relaxed or rescinded in Germany and elsewhere. With that in mind, we want to provide […]

Laura Dornheim to hold keynote!

We are thrilled to announce that the second keynote of FOSS Backstage 2023 will be held by Laura Dornheim! Dr. Laura Dornheim is IT officer and CDO of the City of Munich. Previously, she worked for several years as a manager in the digital industry and as an honorary politician. Laura Dornheim studied business informatics […]

Our schedule is live!

We have just released the schedule for this year’s edition of FOSS Backstage! With that, you can now explore all of our exciting talks and speakers using the the link below. Please note that this is the first version of the schedule, so check back for possible changes! This year, we will return to two […]

Explore the sessions of FOSS Backstage 2023!

We are thrilled to announce the release of the first sessions for FOSS Backstage 2023, featuring old friends as well as exciting new speakers! You can now browse our sessions using the link provided below, read the abstracts, and find out who will be speaking at #fossback next year! This is only the first batch […]

FOSS Backstage shirts now available!

We now have FOSS Backstage shirts available in our ticket shop! The shirts will feature a tag cloud in bright FOSS Backstage colors with keywords from all session titles at FOSS Backstage 2023, resulting in a unique souvenir for all speakers and attendees! Our shirts are made from 100% organic cotton, are vegan-friendly with a […]