The Conference

LinuxConf [ZA] 2019 is a one-day conference aimed at the Linux and Open Source community within South Africa. It provides anyone working on or with Linux and Open Source tools & applications, or with a passion for Open Source development, to discover new trends, network with like-minded individuals, irrespective of whether the attendees are developers, system or database administrators, or anyone else working with Linux and Open Source applications.

Topics covered at the conference will range from Linux Kernel and OS, Linux Distributions, Containers, Virtualisation, System Administration, Open Source Applications, Networking and Development Environments.

LinuxConf [ZA] takes place in the same week as PostgresConf, the PostgreSQL database conference, and PyConZA, the Python programming conference.

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LinuxConf [ZA] 2019 will be held at The Wanderers Club in Johannesburg.
For those flying in for the conference, you can use the Gautrain to Rosebank station and either take the bus to The Wanderers Club or take an Uber.


Accommodation is available at the Wanderers Protea Hotel, or at any of the nearby hotels, guest houses or airbnb's.

Code of Conduct

LinuxConf [ZA] is dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age or religion. We do not tolerate harassment of conference participants in any form.