Important dates

  • First come, first served
    Lightning talk requests
  • February 22, 2012
    Call for presentations closes
  • February 29, 2012
    Schedule released
  • March 23
    Award nominations closes
  • March 29, 2012
    RDFC 2012

RDFC 2008

Date and Location

July 5, 2008 Grand Hotel, Reykjavík.



12:00 Introduction
Tryggvi Björgvinsson, chairman of FSFÍ
12:30 Freedom to Think: The Role of Free Software in the Growth of the Human Mind
Eben Moglen, Software Freedom Law Center
14:00 The Right to Know
John Perry Barlow, Electronic Frontier Foundation
15:30 Coffee break
16:00 An Open Environment for Digital Certificates in Iceland
Haraldur Agnar Bjarnason, Ministry of Finance
16:20 Ending Poverty with Open Hardware
Vinay Gupta og Lindsey Darby, Hexayurt inc.
16:40 Free culture in the Classroom
Salvör Gissurardóttir, University of Iceland
17:00 Peering into the Future: Collaborative Models for Distributed Manufacturing
Andy McDonald, Center for Advanced Textiles, University of Glasgow
17:20 Icelandic Wiki Sites
Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason, member of the Icelandic Wikimedia group
17:40 Privacy in an Open e-overnment
Haukur Arnþórsson, University of Iceland
18:00 Closing Words