OLF Conference 2021

Welcoming all Free and Open Source Software professionals, enthusiasts, and everyone interested in learning more about Free and Open Source Software.

We will return in Fall 2021! Keep an eye on our news page for announcements about the details.

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

Video and Slides for 2020

Our first virtual conference took place this weekend, and we were glad to have so many people join us! We'd especially like to give a shout out to GeekBeacon for their support in the Birds of a Feather and installfest sessions in the evenings. If you were not able to...

Propose your Birds of a Feather session for OLF 2020

Almost since the beginning, the OLF conference has held Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions. Although the event is virtual this year, we still want to keep that tradition going! For those who are not familiar with them, a BoF is usually a less formal and more...

Register for OLF 2020

Registration is now open for the 2020 OLF Conference! The event will be held on November 5, 6, and 7 and there are three registration levels available: Enthusiast, Supporter, and OLF Institute Professional Pass. Enthusiast registration gets you access to our main...

OLF is Going Virtual

Six months ago, the pandemic hit. We had hoped and expected that we'd be able to host in person due to being later in the year. Time went on and it became clear that there were numerous risks to our success if we were to continue as planned: Will we have enough...

Videos of Our 2019 Presentations!

Many of us have been stuck inside for the past month, binging out on online videos. Have you reached the end of your playlist? We have some more viewing to offer you! We have 16 videos of Ohio LinuxFest 2019 presentations listed below to enjoy and share.  Enjoy great...