In this page you can find everything related to the events.
Once a year hundreds of members of the community meet at Akademy to present their work, plan future projects, build community and get work done.
Held annually in the United States, Camp KDE provides a regional opportunity for KDE contributors and enthusiasts to gather, learn about the latest KDE happenings and share their experiences.
After every KDE release (twice a year), some people organize release parties in their city to gather KDE enthusiasts and have fun together.
- CeBIT, Hanover, Germany
CeBIT is the digital industry's biggest, most international event. Thanks to its unique combination of exhibition, conferences, keynotes, corporate events and lounges, CeBIT represents an unrivaled tool for doing business and sealing deals.
- FOSDEM, Bruxelles, Belgium
FOSDEM is the biggest free and non-commercial event organized by and for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet.
- Linuxtag, Germany
LinuxTag is the most important place for Linux and open source software in Europe.
- Open Rheinruhr, Rhein Rhur region, Germany
OpenRheinRuhr is an exhibition and congress about free software in the Ruhr Valley.
Upcoming events you can be part of
If you want to help spreading the word about KDE, you can find there the upcoming events you can take part to. You can add your own event and ask for help on the mailing list or you can help someone who is already organising one.
Check Upcoming Events
Past events we attended
We keep a record of who helped/organized with past events. This way you have people to contact to get information about the events : how the organization is going?, what are the kind of attendees?,... and every question you may want to ask them. The more information you have, the more successful the event will be.
Check Historic Events
Materials for events
There you can find some information about to setup a booth an represent KDE at an event.
Hosting a KDE event requires some work to make it successful. On this page you will find all you need to help you promoting the event and the things to consider while preparing it. If you need more information, do not hesitate to ask us on the mailing list or directly a person that already attended the event you will go as said above.
Hosting a release party in your city is the easiest way to meet KDE people from your city and have fun.
Here you can find more formal documents that could be handed out to the press for major events such as Akademy or the Desktop Summits.