Leading organizations unite to create a new IT event: the Open World Forum
The Free/Libre/Open Source Software (FLOSS) movement is revolutionizing the IT industry. At the very heart of this revolution, the Open World Forum will gather together thousands of attendees and 160 speakers from 20 countries to crossfertilize FLOSS initiatives for innovation and competitiveness. It will define the first ever roadmap over the next decade: the 2020 FLOSS Roadmap
OPEN WORLD FORUM 2008: OPEN SOURCE APPLICATIONS WILL DRIVE THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION
Focusing for the first time on what the future holds for Open Source in 2020, the Open World Forum has highlighted the influence that Open Source will have on the implementation of tomorrow’s major technological advances. The Forum’s prediction is that Open Source applications will represent one of the main avenues for growth in our economies, and has singled out 7 predictions and 8 key recommendations.