Commonsfest exhibition

3D printer at commonsfestThe exhibition is open at the Androgeo building in the centre of Heraklion.

The exhibition hosts a 3D printer, a multitouch table, informative material and talks on monitors that have to do with free/open source software and hardware, p2p movement and the Creative Commons licenses.

At the Center for Free and Open Software of Heraklion, which is a PC lab located in the same place, you can use the computers and try several different free and open source operating systems and software.

come to play and get informed for the projects and the events of local groups and not only…

3 days of festival…

Natural Building at CommonsfestSuccess and a big turn out for the natural farming workshop by Zizania within the weekend, while yesterday the natural building workshops began at Archanes. The natural building workshops continue everyday till Friday at Archanes.

The Ortakia collaborative cafe was full yesterday with people that watched The Pirate Bay – Away From Keyboard and the Blender Open Project shorts.

Thank you all for your support and participation!

We continue today with workshops at Koukoutsi, natural building and the exhibition at Androgeo. See the full schedule here.

Free seeds for food sovereignty


The presentation regarding the “Free seeds for food sovereignty” is an introduction to the issue of seeds being converted from a commons into a commercial patented product, regulated by strict legislation and restictions under intellectual property laws, while it also presents the advantages local seeds have.

Sunday 21st April, με την Local Peliti team of Heraklion and the BiotechWatch

14:00 – Talk
15:00 – Discussion
16:00 – Exchanging of traditional variety of seeds Continue reading Free seeds for food sovereignty

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