Foundation Projects

In the following you can find a list of our projects that we run or we are involved in.

LibreCores is a community hub for FOSSi. We have recently started the development of the interactive functionality and have many plans for this project. It was one of the original reasons we started the FOSSi Foundation.
ORCONF is the annual conference we organize. It originally started as an OpenRISC user meeting in Stockholm in 2012 and Cambridge in 2013. The covered topics have broadened in Munich in 2014, where we also had first talks from the RISC-V community. In 2015 at Cern in Geneva it has then grown to an even larger event with nearly 100 attendees and covered OpenRISC, RISC-V/lowRISC, other cool FOSSi projects and EDA tools. ORCONF 2016 was hosted in Bologna and attracted 120 attendees presenting a large variety of projects.

Recent activity

07 Apr 2017 » Wrapup of the RISC-V Event in Munich
Two weeks ago we organized an event at TU Munich, Germany, that featured talks around RISC-V, lowRISC and the FOSSi..... more

02 Mar 2017 » Google Summer of Code 2017
We just get the word from Google that FOSSi Foundation has been selected to participate in Google Summer of Code..... more

16 Feb 2017 » Tensilica Day Wrapup and RISC-V Event in Munich
Today I visited Hanover to talk at the Tensilica Day 2017. I was invited by the Cadence Academic Network to..... more

10 Feb 2017 » FOSSi Licensing: Planned Activities
The Free and Open Source Silicon Foundation aims to clarify the licensing situation for Free and Open Source Silicon (FOSSi)..... more

26 Jan 2017 » Outlook on 2017
The first full year of the FOSSi Foundation is over and looking back on 2016 we are proud about our..... more

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