FOSSCON India is the annual Free and Open Source Software conference


Projects or works or experiences using Free and Open Source Software; or contributions to Open source community. There is no restriction on the submission as long as it is related to Free or Open Source Software.

Submission can be on Open Source packages and tools like Scilab, eSim(Oscad/FreeEDA), OpenFOAM(Open source Field Operation And Manipulation), Osdag(Open Steel Design and Graphics), DWSIM, OpenModelica, Arduino, OpenPLC, R, Python, Julia, Rust, Go, Dart, Apache, Mozilla tools, Full Stack development. Areas can range from Education, Physics, Chemistry, Chemical Process Simulation, Biology, Earth, Ocean and Geo-Sciences, Scientific Visualization, Mathematics, Numerical Analysis, Circuit Design, Simulation, Analysis and PCB Design, Programmable Logic Controller, System Programming, Image Processing, Fluid Mechanics, Steel Structures, Thermodynamics, Modeling and Simulation, Transformations, Project Management, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Cognitive and Neuro Science, Blockchain, DevOps, Security and Privacy, Multiplatform applications, Data modeling, Testing platform, Open Web

Submission Types

  • Workshops

    : 3-4 Hours session
  • Talks

    : 18 Minutes Presentation + 2 Minutes Q & A
  • Posters

    : Authors can make submissions for poster presentation. Talks which cannot be accommodated will be given an opportunity to present it as poster.

Where to submit?

Click here to submit
Submit on or before July 10, 2019

Hackathon Details

  • Duration: 24 Hours
  • Condition: Only Free and Open Source Software need to be used
  • Hackathon Themes:
    • (Category 1) Healthcare, Education, Security, Renewable Energy, Waste Management, Rural and Agriculture
    • (Category 2): Scientific Computing, Core package and tools Development

Open Source Hero

This is a unique initiative of the conference to recognize the contributions made by the individual towards open source community.

  • Category 1: (Professional/Researcher)
  • Category 2: (Student/Research Scholar)
  • Category 3: (Activism)