News: XOOPS and Formulize at FSOSS Conference 2007

Posted by: jegelstaffon 2007/9/28 22:33:11 5203 reads

If you're in the Toronto area October 25 and 26, don't miss the Free Software and Open Source Symposium (FSOSS) at York University. Julian Egelstaff will be giving a two hour workshop on building custom applications with XOOPS and Formulize, 10am on the 25th.

FSOSS is now entering it's sixth year, and has become a major event, this year featuring such notable speakers as:

  • Bob Young, co-founder of RedHat and founder of
  • Marcus Bornfreund, co-director of Creative Commons, Canada
  • Marcel Gagné, author and Linux Journal columnist
  • Plus gurus and luminaries from a ton of hot tech companies and projects, including: Nokia, OpenOffice, Mozilla, Facebook, IBM, Bryght and even that old start up, Microsoft

Also, the Smartfactory will be in attendance, including's very own Marcan. Come and show your support for the XOOPS community, listen to some amazing people, and learn a few tricks along the way! Spaces in the Formulize workshop are limited though, so register today.

More info:

FSOSS homepage, with a link to registration
Description of the Formulize Workshop
Formulize space on

Thanks for reading, see you in October.

--The Freeform Solutions Team