OLF 2022 is coming December 2 & 3!

We are excited to celebrate our 20th annual conference at the brand-new tower of the Hilton Columbus Downtown hotel. Announcements with further details will appear on the news page.

Volunteer at OLF

We need your help! Giving back to the Linux and free and Open Source community has never been more fun.

Sponsor OLF

You’ll be selling to the largest audience of users of Free and Open Source Source Software in the Midwest.

Hosting Sponsors

Oregon State University Open Source Lab
Pair Networks

2022 Call for Presentations and Hotel Block opened

Preparations for the 2022 OLF Conference on December 2 and 3 are quickly moving forward! We are delighted to announce that our Call for Presentations is now open. Is there a subject in Free and Open Source Software that you'd like to talk about? Maybe you've got...

OLF is back for 2022!

We know that we've been quiet about the 2022 OLF Conference so far. The good news is we've been working behind the scenes to pull things off, and now have a contract signed! The premier event for Free and Open Source software in the Midwest is a go. The OLF Conference...

2021 Videos and Slides Now Available

OLF Conference 2021 was our first-ever hybrid event, and we were delighted to have attendees come back in person! Many of you joined us virtually by watching the YouTube streams as well. If you weren't able to attend, or if there was a presentation you missed, we now...

Updated: T-shirts Sold Online for a Limited Time

Update 2022-02-26: We have a limited inventory of t-shirts and hoodies available for sale here on the site. Sizes are limited to what is on hand. Take advantage of this extra opportunity to pick up OLF swag! The old store listed below is now closed. If you were not...