InstallFest 2018

InstallFest 2018

The tenth year of the conference InstallFest is held on March 3–4 at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, CTU in Karlovo náměstí. The meeting of the Linux community offers a rich program with lectures and workshops for both beginners and advanced ones. Among the lecturers will be also employees and students of our faculty, such as Lukáš Bařinka, Petr Hodač, Miro Hrončok and Tomáš Čejka. The program starts both days at 10:00. The entry is free, but you need to register.


InstallFest - přednáška
Lukáš Bařinka's lecture at Installfest 2017

The conference traditionally focuses on basic topics associated with installing and using Linux. There are also other open-source technologies such as networks, servers, or containers.


The program offers 29 lectures and 11 workshops, all in the Czech language. Beginners can visit, for example, lectures about building a home Wi-Fi network, secure password management, managing a virtual server, emailing etiquette basics, or a workshop called Do not worry about the command line. Advanced users can look forward to topics such as automatic network installation, Linux development, and Python network measurement analysis.

In addition, there are stalls of various Linux distributions and other projects such as Silicon Hill, Fedora, openSUSE,, Bastlíři SH, 3D print SH or LinuxMarket. The program of the conference also includes lectures by FIT staff and students.

About Event

The festival focuses mainly on beginners, but there is also the program for advanced users. The entry is free, but the registration is required. All the necessary information is available on the festival's website. The event will be streamed.

Event type
Silicon Hill Club, CTU Student Union
March 3–4, 2018
Faculty of Electrical Engineering, CTU, Building E
Karlovo náměstí 13, Praha 2
Event website
InstallFest 2018
InstallFest - logo
InstallFest logo


The event is organized by the Silicon Hill Club, which is part of the CTU Student Union. The club is based at Strahov Dormitory and represents accommodated students, manage the local network or participates in a realization of interesting projects and lectures. The conference will take place at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the Czech Technical University, Building E – Karlovo náměstí 13, Praha 2.

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