Save the date, FOSS Backstage is back in 2020!


We are delighted to announce that FOSS Backstage is back in 2020! Tickets are now available with a limited number of discounted Early Bird tickets available if you book before 6 January.

FOSS Backstage will provide a space to discuss a broad spectrum of issues related to community management, vendor neutrality and leading projects without discretionary power. Conference topics will include open source project leadership best practices, community management, open source project metrics, open source strategy for the enterprise, adopting open source collaboration in corporations, legal matters when dealing with open source and many more.


The Call for Papers is also open and we want to hear from you. We are looking for talks on the above topics, but related topics not explicitly listed above are welcome as well. You can create an account and submit your talk for FOSS Backstage 2020 here.

We do not, however, accept product presentations or company marketing presentations. If your company is interested in cooperating or partnering with FOSS Backstage, please contact us via


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