Software Freedom Day 2008

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September 20, 2008 (Saturday), Yalamaya Kendra, PatanDhoka

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Documentary Show

Something for the visitors who want to know something extra about FOSS Movement. Documentary show will be on throughout the day with two or three documentaries related to FOSS.

Thematic Demo

Thematic Demo is a showcase of various Application, Distributions etc which will help create share and collaborate using FOSS tools. If you have been thinking how to boost my creativity, this is the right place to be. This time as per the theme, SFD 2008 will be focusing on distros and apps that are made for Creative use.

Candle Vigil

Continuing our tradition to do "Dipawali" to mark any special events/festival we will hold candle lighting event on the eve of SFD08. This might be preceded by rally and Free or Freeze event. We can even project something interesting to attract passerby.

Open Art Show

This consist of two event, first is a art show where we will showcase the framed hall of fame to logos of different FOSS related organization and softwares. Second we will hold a large open canvas to collaborate a art or graffiti inside the venue to paint our imagination.


This is a team of amateur and/or professional graphic designers and/or artists who are more or less self inspired. We focus on free-form design using FOSS design tools. This is integral and most visual part of the event where everyone's invited to contribute.This team work for designing, decoration and visual appeal of the event.

Expert Session

5-6 experts will be available for one hour in one place. Each expert will have the field of expertise displayed in his table.... So whoever need help in any of listed topic, The expert will help him/her.give suggestion...troubleshoot.... whatever....

Open Hardware

Robotics and stuffs. robotics related to our country context. stuffs related to open hardware worldwide...


  1. Artwork
  2. Finance
  3. Marketing/Public Relation
  4. Orientation
  5. Documentation
  6. Events Coordination Team
  7. Volunteers Coordination Team


  1. July 30th, 2008
  2. August 11th, 2008
  3. August 15th, 2008
  4. August 22nd, 2008
  5. August 28th, 2008
  6. IRC meeting, Sepember 2nd 2008
  7. September 10th, 2008
  8. September 14th, 2008
  9. September 16th, 2008