Date: June 15, 2019

Week of Open Source HardWare

The Week of Open Source Hardware (WOSH) took place in Zurich, Switzerland. The FOSSi Foundation and the Pulp team, with the support of H2020 projects Eurolab4HPC and OPRECOMP organized a complementary program covering topics around free and open source silicon, its licensing and open source EDA tools.

During the first two days, on June 11 to June 12, 2019 , there was a RISC-V workshop focusing on the free and open RISC-V instruction set architecture.

On Thursday, June 13, the Eurolab4HPC workshop was organized covering: "Challenges and opportunities for using Open Source Hardware in the academia and in the industry". Eurolab4HPC-2 consortium aims to advocate and help using open source hardware and software for education, innovation and in industry. For that purpose, this workshop put together people from the academia, industry and the business world in order to present and discuss the pros and cons of using open source hardware and how we can help its success.

More information on the programme can be found here: https://fossi-foundation.org/wosh/#Eurolab4HPC.

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