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LinuxTag 2012


Max 23. till 26. 2012

Event Description

LinuxTag is a free software expo and conference with an emphasis on Linux. It is relatively large, in 2011 over 11.500 visitors from around 30 nations, claiming that it is the largest expo of this kind in Europe. The LinuxTag byline is as always "where .COM meets .ORG". This includes both representatives from not-for-profit/community projects and from companies.

Event Owners

Fedora Representatives

(in order of addition)

# Name I want to work at the booth I need a hotel I need funding Funding Request # Comments
1 Christoph Wickert Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Checkmark.png
2 Benedikt Schäfer Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Checkmark.png #290
3 Jiří Eischmann Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Warning.png
4 Sirko Kemter Checkmark.png Warning.png Warning.png
5 Jens Kuehnel Checkmark.png Checkmark.png Warning.png
6 Jaroslav Reznik Checkmark.png Checkmark.png ?
7 Dominic Hopf Checkmark.png Checkmark.png ?
x Your name Checkmark.png=yes, Warning.png=no


Hotel Elba am Kurfürstendamm

Bleibtreustr. 26, Charlottenburg
10707 Berlin, Germany

Phone: +49 (0) 30 88 04 59 0


# Names Arrival Departure
1 Christoph, Benedikt 2012-05-22 2012-05-27
2 Jiří, Jaroslav 2012-05-22 2012-05-26
3 Jens, Dominic 2012-05-23 2012-05-26


to the hotel

  • From Berlin Spandau take S5 to Strausberg Nord
    • or
  • from Berlin Hauptbahnhof (Hbf) or Ostbahnhof take any of
    • S5 to Spandau
    • S7 to Potsdam
    • S75 to Westkreuz
  • exit at station Savignyplatz
  • take exit Bleibtreustraße
  • walk down Bleibtreustraße
  • cross Kurfürstendamm
  • hotel is on the left hand side

from the hotel to Linuxtag

Take S5 from Savignyplatz to Messe Süd

Event Schedule


  • Booth setup
  • Claim Exhibitor passes at the projects office (Christoph)




  • Regular exhibition day
  • Meet for dinner with the Red Hat folks?


  • Regular exhibition day
  • Academy-Day
  • 18:00 Booth tear-down and cleanup


  • Hot dogs?

Important Deadlines

2012-01-29 Call for papers ends 2012-03-20 Call for projects deadline

Event Budget

FAmSCo trac #291

Event Reports