Emerging Survey

We are excited to return in person to Columbus for 2021, but we understand that not everyone may be comfortable with traveling and/or attending group events. The survey below is for people who are interested in this year’s conference to let us know what format...

Back in Columbus for 2021!

It’s been a difficult 16 months for everyone, but the OLF Conference is looking forward to returning in person to the Hyatt Regency Columbus this year. We are pleased to announce that we have a signed contract, and our event will be taking place on December 3...

2021 Call for Presentations Opened

The OLF Conference is returning to Columbus for 2021! We are planning to have an in-person event that will also be livestreamed online. Is there a Free and Open Source Software topic you’d like to present about? Let us know! Please submit your proposal by...

2020 Edited Videos are Live

If you haven’t been following our YouTube channel (and why not?), you may not have noticed that edited videos of our 2020 presentations went up! These are higher-quality than the stream videos (1080p vs. 720p), and the speakers don’t overlap the slides....

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...

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...

2020 Call for Presentations is Open

The OLF Conference is going virtual for 2020! We are still looking for speakers to present about Free and Open Source Software topics. If you are interested in giving a talk, please submit your proposal by Saturday, October 10. The deadline has been extended to...

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...