FOSS Nepal Community
2016, Kathmandu, Nepal
Software Freedom Day
Software Freedom Day (SFD) is a worldwide celebration of
Free and Open Source Software (FOSS).
The non-profit organization Digital Freedom Foundation
coordinates Software Freedom Day at a global level, but
volunteer teams around the world organize the local SFD
events to impact their own communities.
Our vision is to empower all people to freely connect, create
and share in a digital world that is participatory, transparent,
Software Freedom Day in Nepal
FOSS Nepal Community has been regularly organizing
and celebrating Software freedom day since 2005.
From 2007 to 2009, for three consecutive years, FOSS
Nepal's SFD celebration was recognized as the best event
in the world.
More importantly its completely Volunteer lead effort.
Objectives of SFD Celebration
Encourage, foster and celebrate adoption of free
software, open standards, software freedom and the
people behind it.
Promote the local IT ecosystem including IT Companies,
IT user and Policy makers about the importance and
benefits for Free and Open Source Software and
Demonstration, distribution, troubleshooting and expert
advice on various Linux Distribution and Enterprises
Speeches from renowned guests from IT sector
Interactive Session (Game Play, Quiz, Musical Session etc)
Community and IT Companies Stalls
Demo and Distribution
Installation and Troubleshoot