Helping Hands

Become a part of the FOSS Backstage team and get free access to the conference!

As a volunteer at FOSS Backstage, you will help us organize the conference. In exchange for an 8 hour shift, you will get free access to FOSS Backstage, a T-Shirt and our eternal gratitude!

Volunteering options at FOSS Backstage

Become a stage manager on Monday or Tuesday. You introduce the speakers to the audience and make sure that all speakers have what they need. Stage managers are the link between the audience, speakers, the stage technicians and the #fossback team. This includes the chance to have a little chat before the talk with some of the speakers — an opportunity many volunteers have found to be a great experience.

On Monday or Tuesday you can to support us with the registration. At the registration desk you will be handing out badges, check tickets and answer participants questions.
Join our build up/break down team on Sunday and Tuesday if you don’t want to miss any of the conference. Build up mainly consists of putting up some signs, placing the lecterns and stage decorations as well as preparing the registration desk. This role consists of two four hours shifts on Sunday and Tuesday.

Become a part of the team & pre-register now!

Simply use the embedded ticket shop below to pre-register as a helping hand for FOSS Backstage 2023! We will get back to you with additional information and shift registration as soon as possible! If you have any questions about volunteering at FOSS Backstage, please don’t hesitate to contact us at