FOSS Backstage the conference dedicated to everything related to FOSS governance and open collaboration is back. Call for papers now open!

We are excited to announce that FOSS Backstage is back! The conference on all things governance, collaboration, legal and economics within the scope of FOSS is set to return for an online conference in February 2021.

The call for papers is now open and closes on October, 25th (23:59 CET). We would love to hear from you.

We are interested in talks on a wide range of Open Source topics including:

  • Asynchronous Collaboration
  • Open Source Evangelism
  • Mentoring
  • Governance
  • Diversity & Inclusivity
  • Legal/Compliance
  • Sustainability/Funding
  • Developer Relations
  • Open Source Program Office (OSPO)

Find all the information on how to submit a proposal on our website here:

You can find more information about FOSS Backstage here:

If FOSS Backstage looks like it would be of interest to someone in your community, we would really appreciate if you share this invitation with them.

If you have any questions about the conference you can get in touch with us at info[at]