Software Patents, Copyright Laws, and Open Source Software

The Open Source Specialist Group (OSSG) gives advance notice of a special visit being made from Brussels by Ciaran O’Riordan of the Free Software Foundation Europe (FSFE) to give a talk about Free Software and threats such as Software Patents. In addition Gareth Bowker will give a short speech about Copyright Laws and Open Source Software. A buffet and refreshments will be available during the evening. To book a place at this event please email your details to Mark Elkins at

For more information, visit

2006-04-07 from 18:30 to 20:30
BCS Central London Offices, First Floor, The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London WC2E 7HA
Mark Elkins
Contact Email
Contact Phone
023 80 319560