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: Tristan Nitot

Event Track Day Room Start time Duration
Mozilla Europe Mozilla Saturday H.2214 14:00 00:45

Tristan Nitot

Tristan Nitot is the founder and current president of Mozilla Europe, the international affiliate of the Mozilla Foundation, home of the Firefox Web browser.

He has been contributing to this project since 2001. With the help of Mozilla Europe, Firefox is translated into more than 40 languages worldwide.

Tristan Nitot was with Netscape from 1997 to 2003, first in charge of Product marketing in Southern Europe and then Technology Evangelist, managing developer relations in Europe. Tristan has also helped launching the project in 2002, aiming at promoting Web standards and accessibility.

Tristan publishes on the Web since 1996 and started blogging in 2002 on His blog reaches 12,000 readers daily on average.