LibreOffice Community invites to Munich Hackfest

City of Munich LiMux project hosts Hackfest late November Fostering the developer community of the free office suite The LibreOffice Community today announces the next Hackfest, taking place in Munich, Germany from November 23rd to 25th. With developers of the leading free office suite working on improving the code, the Hackfest promises to be a […]

LibreOffice Community announces broad program for its Berlin conference

Tracks on development, marketing, migration and community success The Document Foundation to host official ODF Plugfest and ODF Plugtesting The LibreOffice community today announces the program for its Berlin conference (October 17th to 19th). Taking place at the conference center of the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology (BMWi), and sponsored by leading players Canonical, […]

LibreOffice Conference registration is now open

Dear Community, we are proud to announce that the registration for this years’ LibreOffice Conference, taking place in Berlin from October 17th to 19th, including a community day on October 16th, is now open. In order to help the organizers with their planning, we kindly ask you to register as soon as possible, and no […]

LibreOffice Conference 2013 Call for Locations

Once a year, the LibreOffice Community hosts its annual, global community event, the LibreOffice Conference. After a successful Paris event in October 2011, and in the light of the Berlin Conference (October 16th to 19th), the venue for the upcoming year 2013 will be voted on by the community. By starting already now, we want […]

LibreOffice Conference needs you!

The next LibreOffice Conference, the annual gathering of all project members, users and interested parties, takes place in Berlin, Germany, from October 17th to 19th, with an additional community day on the 16th. We are still looking for lectures and talks from end-users, developers, community members, and everyone else who can contribute something interesting on […]

Travel bursaries for LibOCon

This is to inform you about travel bursaries for the LibreOffice Conference. We are trying to enable as many contributors as possible to join us in Berlin, to meet their community friends, to listen to exciting lectures, and to work on the future of the best free office suite, LibreOffice. Unfortunately, we are a rather […]

LibOCon Visa – Don’t forget to apply!

From October 17th to 19th, the LibreOffice Conference takes place in Berlin, Germany, with one additional community meeting day on October 16th. We would like to remind you of the visa requirements. In a nutshell: If you want to join the conference, please check NOW if you need a visa, and please act NOW to […]

Meeting Richard Stallman

Following his speech the day before at the University of Munich, TDF Chair Florian Effenberger and admin team member Alexander Werner, together with a group of students, had the chance of meeting Richard Stallman. It was a fun day getting input from the President of the Free Software Foundation, who alongside many others, are a key […]

Visa for the LibreOffice Conference

From October 17th to 19th, the LibreOffice Conference takes place in Berlin, Germany, with one additional community meeting day on October 16th. People living outside Europe and the “Schengen area” may require a visa to participate. Based on our experience, depending on the country of origin, applying for such a visa can be a lenghty, […]

Community Meetings at LibOCon

As previously announced, the next LibreOffice Conference will take place from     October 17th to 19th     in Berlin, Germany with the Call for Papers currently running (, and the final program to be announced in early September. All three days of the conference are open for the general public. In addition, on     October […]

LibreOffice Conference supported by the German Federal Ministries of the Interior and of Economics and Technology

Three days in Berlin focused on LibreOffice, open standards and interoperability Call for papers is open until 15th August Berlin, 21st June 2012. Today the LibreOffice project announces details of the LibreOffice Conference, taking place in Berlin from 17th-19th October. “Open standards, interoperability and free software are becoming more and more important in the political […]