FOSDEM '08 is a free and non-commercial event organised by the community, for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet.


Speaker: Niels Elgaard Larsen

Event Track Day Room Start time Duration
Polippix: free software to protect basic rights and freedoms Lightning Talks Sunday Ferrer 11:40 00:15

Niels Elgaard Larsen

Niels Elgaard Larsen is part of the Polippix project

Ph.D. in computer science, Univ of Copenhagen 2006. Chairman of the IT-Political Association of Denmark ( fighting sofware patents, Infosoc, promoting open standards. 1998-2006, Assistant professor at dept of Comp. Science, and Danish Center for Grid Computing giving courses on the Linux Kernel, databases, and networks. 2006-now. working for in a free software environment

  • Free software projects:
Mapping software: EPS: Tor access point: I have contibuted to Nordugrid: