Accepted Poster Presentations

Assurance issues for Next Generation OSS in a Telco Context
Presenter: C. A. Ardagna; Researchers: C. A. Ardagna, M. Banzi, E. Damiani, N. El Ioini and F. Frati, University of Milan, Italy; Telecom Italia; Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy.

Assessing FLOSS Communities. An Experience Report from the QualOSS Project
Presenter: D. Izquierdo-Cortazar; Researchers: D. Izquierdo-Cortazar, G. Robles, J. M. Gonzalez-Barahona and Jean-Christophe Deprez, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain; Centre of Excellence in Information and Communication Technologies, Belgium.

Subversion 1.5: A Case Study in Open Source Release Mismanagement
Presenter: H. Wright; Researchers: H. Wright and D. E. Perry, University of Texas at Austin, USA.

Libre software in Spanish Public Administrations
Presenter: I. Lafuente; Researchers: F. Ortega, I. Lafuente, J. Gato and J. M. Gonzalez-Barahona, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain.

Open access policies, lobbying and the EU- the case of No Software Patents
Presenter: O. Svyetlov; Researcher: O. Svyetlov, NBB, Ukraine.

The case study of a FLOSS virtualization platform deployment and quantitative results
Presenter: P. Stathopoulos; Researchers: Panagiotis Stathopoulos, Alexandros Soumplis and Nikos Houssos, National Documentation Center/National Hellenic Research Foundation (EKT/NHRF), Greece.

An Economic Analysis of FOSS
Presenter: S. Wadhwa, Researchers: S. Wadhwa, Weapon Electronics Systems Engineering Establishment, India.


  • April 17th, 2009

    Additional information about the tutorial has been added.

  • March 31st, 2009

    The program has been added to the menu.

  • March 20th, 2009

    The US National Science Foundation will support travel and attendance for a diverse group of US PhD students to participate in the international doctoral consortium at the OSS2009 conference. For further information, please contact Prof. Kevin Crowston

  • February 25th, 2009

    Added new abstracts and titles for keynotes

  • February 5th, 2009

    Added a link to registration page

  • January 20th, 2009

    The review and submission pages have been moved to a better equipped server at Syracuse. Please contact the webmaster if there are any problems with submitting reviews.

  • January 15th, 2009

    Added a new section about the OSS2009 Workshops

  • November 30th, 2008

    Added a flyer and bios for each of the two keynote speakers

  • November 3rd, 2008

    Updated information on travel and conference venue to include estimate of cost for participation.

  • October 20th, 2008

    Submission link added to author kit page

  • October 10th, 2008

    Updated author kit with information from Springer

  • August 26th, 2008

    Call for papers published