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2017 KLF Schedule

We have released our schedule for this year’s event. There is a great lineup of talks spread out over two days in three simultaneous rooms! This year starts off on Friday night with a movie showing of...

Aaron Mackey

Frank Stanton Legal Fellow/Electronic Frontier Foundation Aaron is a Frank Stanton Legal Fellow at the Electronic Frontier Foundation. A 2012 graduate of Boalt Hall, Aaron worked for EFF while a student in the Samuelson...

Ben Roose

Wichita State Univeristy EECS Systems Administrator Ben Roose spent much of his early life working in the theatre and dance performance industry, but has been playing with Linux boxes since the mid-2000s. His hobby...

Third Round Speakers Confirmed

We are happy to announce our newest lineup of KLF talks! Each speaker has their own page with a description of themselves and their talks. We encourage you to check each of them out...

Spencer Hunley

Chapter Leader, Autistic-Self-Advocacy Network of Kansas City Spencer Hunley is an autistic professional, open-source assistive technology enthusiast, and proud Linux user since 2008. He is the chapter leader for the Autistic Self-Advocacy Network of...

James Ginns

self-employed I graduated from Truman State University in 2009 with a BA in English. Being introduced to Linux through Ubuntu 12.04, I developed an interest in programming, and shortly afterwards source control. I saw...

Jon “Maddog” Hall

Linux Professional Institute Maddog has been using FOSS since 1969 (only we just called it “software” then) [and has worked for many companies in the position of “troublemaker”]. Recently he has been torturing people...

Ryan Sipes

Community Manager/System76 Ryan Sipes is a community builder, open source evangelist, and longtime Linux user. After working on artificial intelligence platform Mycroft A.I., he has joined System76 as their Community Manager. At System76, Ryan...

Second Round Speakers Confirmed

As Kansas Linux Fest 2017 nears, we bring new additions to our speaker arrangement! Each speaker has their own page with a description of themselves and their talks. We encourage you to check each of them...

Anindya Maiti

Graduate Research Assistant, WSU Anindya Maiti is pursuing the PhD degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, at Wichita State University, USA. His dissertation subject is evolving around privacy and security aspects of connected...