FOSDEM '09 is a free and non-commercial event organized by the community, for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet.


Speaker: Wybo Wiersma

Event Track Day Room Start time Duration
LogiLogi and Freedom on the Brave New Web Ruby and Rails Sunday AW1.120 10:30 00:30

Wybo Wiersma

Wybo Wiersma is organizer of the Ruby User Group Groningen meeting, founder of the LogiLogi Foundation and a student in History, Philosophy and Information Science.

He has written a FOSS computational linguistics toolset in Perl, a make-replacement that takes make- files that are pure C++, various smaller scripts (like a gallery generator, Tex footnote makeup, etc...) and has contributed to the WordNet::Similarity CPAN-lib. He has been using Rails and Ruby already for more than two years.