We are pleased to announce Croatian chamber of economy as one of the co-organizers of the convention DORS/CLUC 2013. We are proud that Croatian chamber of economy has recognized importance of this convention and its theme field.
Hotel International is giving our attendees accommodation with discount during the convention. If you are interested feel free to contact hotel’s staff at firstname.lastname@example.org with note that you are an attendee of DORS/CLUC 2013.
Keynote/workshop applications (applications for keynotes and workshops are done. Thank you everyone who applied. Keynote speakers who managed to get in convention’s programme, we wish you a good luck with your preparations for the convention. We will contact you before the convention via mail. For those not so lucky, we are sorry. But don’t let that discourage you. We definitely welcome you to apply for next year, and try earlier, not last minute if possible.)
Volunteer applications (applications for volunteers are done as well. Thank you everyone who applied we will soon inform you via mail and send you further instructions.)
Croatian association for open systems and Internet and Croatian Linux Users’ Association are announcing “Open Informatics” award contest for achievement in free and open source world for the year 2012.
Deadline for award application is 24th of April 2013
Applications for the award contest are closed. Winner will be announced at the convention 15th of May 2013.
Who can apply for the contest? All citizens of Croatia, organizations, companies and institutions from Croatia who have achieved notable results in a year 2012 through development, implementation, usage and promotion of free and open source technologies.
Person who nominates candidates for the award has to be a member of one of the previously mentioned associations above. Person can nominate herself or other physical or legal person that doesn’t have to be a member of previously mentioned associations but her agreement with nomination is required in written form.
Nomination about the contest candidate has to contain following:
For physical persons: name and surname, academic title, date and year of birth, address, company or institution where person is employed, CV in free form.
For legal persons: company’s or institution’s name, head office, identification number, year of company’s or institution’s establishment, number of employees, company’s or institution’s activities.
In both cases it is required to cover why is candidate nominated for the award, it is also required to list candidate’s achievements considering FLOSS in a year 2012 which have to be argumented.
Suggestions of nominated candidates should be send:
via e-mail email@example.com with title: Application for “Open Informatics” award contest for 2012 or
via snail mail to the address of Croatian association for open systems and Internet, Unska 3, 10 000 Zagreb with entitlement Application for “Open Informatics” award for the year 2012
All incomplete and “not sent in time” nominations will not be included in the contest. All additional informations about the contest you can get via phone (01) 6129-660 or via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
(Note: send it in Croatian language – you have Croatian version of this contest announcement here, you have probably noticed that our web is bilingual Croatian/English)
21st of January 2013 president of Croatia prof.dr.sc. Ivo Josipović welcomed organizers of the Croatian Linux Users’ Convention (Croatian Linux users’ association and Association for open systems and Internet).
Photo courtesy (Office of the president of Croatia, Tomislav Bušljeta)
At the meeting with president, members of previously mentioned associations disscussed about FLOSS technology, possibilities it offers and of course Croatian Linux Users’ Convention 2013.
It is an honour to highlight that the president of Croatia will visit Croatian Linux Users’ Convention 2013 and that he accepted to be one of the highest sponsors for the convention.
The rest of the photos are available here and here.