Call for papers – FLOSSIE 2013 (women & software libre) – deadline 19 July 2013

Flossie 2013 is a two-day event for women who are interested in any aspect of open technology, open knowledge, digital arts, and social innovation. Whether you code, tinker, use FLOSS in your projects, or want to explore open alternatives, all women are welcome – from expert to novice, or anywhere in between.

Flossie 2013 is a chance to showcase your project, share skills, or talk about something which really interests you. We’re also scheduling plenty of time to network, share and build on ideas, and to meet new friends and old.

Call for proposals:

We’re inviting proposals for all aspects of the day.
1. Talk about your current project or a project you’d like to set up
2. Skills sharing workshops on any aspect of Free/Libre Open Source software, hardware, data – anything open!
3. Talk about social innovation and diversifying technology design
4. Send us your idea for an activity – as long as it’s open! Even if you don’t feel you have the expertise yourself, and just have an idea, let us know.

Deadline: 19 July 2013

Submit your proposal here:

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