The next Flossie will be held Friday 25 May and Saturday 26 May 2012 Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, E1 4NS Flossie 2012 is a free, two-day event for women who use or are otherwise interested in Free and Open Source Software (FLOSS) in Digital Arts or Open Data, Knowledge and Education.
Here's more about Flossie (from their page) Flossie is an independent network of women practitioners that has it's roots in social change movements as well as arts, technology and academia. Whether you code, tinker or want to explore alternatives to ‘big-tech’ corporations, all women are welcome to the conference.
The first day will mix micro-talks with birds of a feather sessions about the work we do. On the second day there will be more structured workshops and discussions for both experienced practitioners and women new to FLOSS to make contact and skillshare.
Submissions We invite proposals for talks, workshops and Birds of a Feather sessions
- Deadline for proposals, Monday 12 March 2012
- The organising committee will send notifications regarding session proposals no later than 26 March 2012