What we're about

FOSSASIA (http://fossasia.org) develops Open Source software and hardware solutions with a global developer community from its base in Asia and organizes Open Technology events around the year. The mission of FOSSASIA is to improve people's lives by sharing open technologies, knowledge and resources and building a sustainable FOSS ecosystem.

The organization supports its successful projects as a business incubator and runs coding programs and development contests like Codeheat (https://codeheat.org/) to grow the developer community.

FOSSASIA's annual OpenTechSummit (https://fossasia.sg/) in Singapore is the premier Open Technology event in Asia for developers, tech companies, and contributors. FOSSASIA was founded in 2009 by Mario Behling (https://twitter.com/mariobehling) and Hong Phuc Dang (https://twitter.com/hpdang).

Upcoming events (5+)

FOSSASIA Meet & Greet + Culture & Exploration Afternoon and Dinner at Lau Pa Sat

Join FOSSASIA Summit speakers, exhibitors and attendees from around the world for a meet and greet and a cultural and exploration tech walk in Singapore followed by dinner at Lau Pa Sat. We will begin our afternoon at in our partner office in the centre for a short introduction to Singapore tech and start-up scene. Then let's all head out together for the cultural tour, where you will have a chance to visit some historic buildings and landmarks of Singapore. At the end we will have dinner at Lau Pa Sat. Volunteers from the FOSSASIA team will be your guide. Contact person: Nayana [masked] AGENDA 3.00 pm: Arrive, Network, Talk at Impacthub 3:15 pm: Welcome to FOSSASIA Summit, Administrative info and Intro/Thank the host 3:45 pm: Tech scene, start-up ecosystem in Singapore by Host 4:00 pm: Speakers Intro (around the table) & networking 4:30 pm: Leave for city culture walk tour. Visit historic buildings and landmarks of Singapore: National Library, War Memorial Park, Esplanade Theater, and more. 6.30 pm: Dinner at Lau Pa Sat 9.00 pm: Let’s get some drinks just after dinner at a nearby bar. 10.00 pm: Head to hotel WHAT TO BRING (Optional) 1. Water 2. Footwear for walking 3. Cap, Umbrella, Raincoat 4. Notebook, Pen, Camera 5. Cash for dinner LINKS * FOSSASIA: http://2019.fossasia.org * Twitter: https://twitter.com/fossasia

Volunteers: FOSSASIA Summit Preparation and Pizza

Lifelong Learning Institute

FOSS Volunteers United! On Wednesday, 13th March, please join us for the volunteers gathering and venue set up day at the Lifelong Learning Institute. We will welcome exhibitors, setup tables and chairs and make it all beautiful for participants of the FOSSASIA Summit from all over the world. Also we discuss last minute questions and show volunteers how to configure the venue light and sound. Plus we will show you how to check in attendees. Volunteer photographers will start to document the work on the event. If you want to be a volunteer, but have not signed up yet, please use this link to register as a volunteer: http://2019.fossasia.org/volunteers SCHEDULE 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM: Set up at Lifelong Learning Institute 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM: FOSSASIA Contributors Welcome Pizza CERTIFICATES Volunteers will receive a digital certificate for their contribution to the FOSSASIA Summit. LINKS Event: https://2019.fossasia.org

FOSSASIA Summit Keynote Opening with Topics Cloud, Blockchain, Open Hardware

Please join us for the opening keynotes and the start of the exhibition at the FOSSASIA OpenTechSummit using the free opening pass link https://eventyay.com/e/3689bc98/?code=SGMEETUP . Presentations of speakers from: IBM, Google, Microsoft and FOSS communities about cloud, Blockchain and Open Hardware. Entrance to the Opening is Free for the first 60 people signing up. Please confirm your participation by getting a ticket "Hall and Opening Pass". SCHEDULE 8:30 AM Registration 9:30 AM Conference Opening in Main Hall 11:00 AM Coffee Break 11:20 AM Keynotes in Main Hall 12:30 PM Exhibition Doors Open 1:00 PM Welcome Snacks in Exhibition 2:00 PM Conference Tracks Start More information at: https://2019.fossasia.org

FOSSASIA Summit Exhibition Opening Lunch

Lifelong Learning Institute

Please join us for the FOSSASIA Summit Exhibition Opening Tour with snacks provided by sponsors and partners. Get your free opening and hall pass at https://eventyay.com/e/3689bc98/?code=SGMEETUP Visit the booths of IBM, Microsoft, Facebook, UNESCO, Indeed, MySQL/Oracle, Flowchain, Uilicious, Elastic, UpCloud, CentOS, Linux Professional Institute, FreeBSD, Pocket Science Lab, SUSI.AI and many more. Learn about the FOSSASIA hackathon with the UNESCO and join us to follow talks on the exhibition stage. SCHEDULE (March 14, 2019) 12:00 Registration for Exhibition Opening Tour 12:30 Exhibition Opens Officially and Self-guided Tours start 12:30 Short Presentations of Exhibitors on Exhibition Stage 13:30 End of Tours

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