September 7-9, 2016, Brno, Czech Republic

Call for Papers

The Document Foundation invites members and volunteers to submit proposals for papers. Whether you are a seasoned presenter or have never stood up in public before, if you have something interesting to share about LibreOffice, we want to hear from you! 

Proposals should be filed by July 15th, 2015 in order to guarantee that they will be considered for inclusion in the conference program.

The conference program will be based on the following tracks:

  • Development, APIs, Extensions, Future Technology
  • Quality Assurance
  • Localization, Documentation and Native Language Projects
  • Appealing Libreoffice: Ease of Use, Design and Accessibility
  • Enterprise and Public Sector Deployments and Migrations, Certifications and Best Practices
  • Open Document Format, Document Liberation and Interoperability
  • Building a successful business around LibreOffice.

Presentations, case studies, workshops, and technical talks will discuss a subject in depth, and will last 45 minutes (including Q&A). Lightning talks will cover a specific topic and will last 20 minutes (including Q&A). Sessions will be streamed live and recorded for download.

Please send a short description/bio of yourself as well as your talk/workshop proposal to the program committee address: 

If you do not agree to provide the data for the talk under the "Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 License", please explicitly state your terms. In order to make your presentation available on the TDF YouTube channel, please do not submit talks containing copyrighted material (music, pictures, etc.).

If you want to give multiple talks, please send a separate email for each.