Founder and managing director
Frank Karlitschek started the ownCloud project in 2010 to return control over the storing and sharing of information to consumers. In 2016 he initiated the Nextcloud project to bring this idea to the next level. He has been involved with a variety of Free Software projects including having been a board member for the KDE community. Frank has spoken at MIT, CERN and ETH and keynoted LinuxCon, Latinoware, Akademy, FOSSASIA, openSUSE Con and many other conferences. Frank is the founder and CEO of Nextcloud Gmbh.
Talk at SFSCON
Edition 2023The Future of Software FreedomRoundtable
Edition 2023What the AI revolution means for Open Source, Open Tech and Open Societies
Edition 2017The next steps for secure enterprise file sync and share
Edition 2016Protecting privacy with federated and self hosted clouds
Edition 2014Crushing data silos with ownCloudCloud Computing