Support in general

LinuxTag has much to offer and therefore a wide range of sponsoring possibilities. Here some examples:

Speakers´ Lounge – for more support!

  • Here our speakers can come to rest and can prepare for their lecture.
  • Use the opportunity to make to call these multipliers (Mark, Shuttleworth, Jonathan Corbet, Larry Augustin, etc.) attention to your company.

Technique - for more comfort!

  • technique for conference rooms (beamer, screen) or W-LAN sponsor
  • Live-Streaming: Help us to improve our service by offering live broadcast of speeches on the internet that gives participants the option to watch the speeches afterwards. 

 Catering - for body and soul! 

  • on the Exhibitions Grounds itself
  • catering for participants of the Business and Administration Congress
  • water for speakers 
  • or for the many volunteers of LinuxTag on the spot  

Open Source Arena

Open Source Arena

Use this presentation forum to site your product and brand perfectly in the middle of hall 7.2 b. Four days of exclusive brand exposure in the heart of teh exhibition. Interested? Contact us

Conference Partner

You adopt a conference.
In return for:

  • title: Conference-Partner
  • logo on the conference programme
  • logo on a display in the foyer of the LinuxTag for all conference partners

Or you become Keynote-Partner of the LinuxTag 2012. In the keynote hall all speeches will be broadcasted live and your logo will be fitted into the video. You can choose: One day or four days. 

If you choose four days you will be awarded with the title: Exclusive Keynote-Partner of the LinuxTag 2012. Advantage: All viewers get free admission  to the contents of LinuxTag 2012. All articles and with that also your logo will be represented and visible online till LinuxTag 2013.


LinuxTag is the perfect place to hold your own corporate sub-conference. Whether on invitation only or open to the public, here you will find the ideal set-up and an audience of 12.000 developers, journalists and decision-makers.

Sub-conferences are the best format for:

  • product launches
  • press conferences
  • customer events
  • staff workshops
  • tutorials and trainings

Please contact our project manager Petra Kuhfuß for further information.


Bags are very popular with fairs. Carry your message in the world. LinuxTag-Bags help you to realize it.   

A treasured souvenir as well: Lanyards. Key rings with LinuxTag logo and your logo. They are always with - even after the event.

Your company logo at participant-bagdes. Everyone is looking at it, everybody is watching it. Simple but quite effective.


Why Sponsoring? Ensure a good atmosphere!

600 guest of the international IT-Community, business world, policy, science and media are expected to attend LinuxTag this year. CIOs, IT-developers, programmer, administrators, IT consultants, high-ranking speakers, exhibitors and professional visitors.

  • Make use of the special air of LinuxNacht to create a trade fair presence in relaxed atmosphere that will leave many positive and lasting impressions.
  • Meet the creative minds and the spirit of the age of tomorrow at LinuxNacht. Invite to your Networking Lounge or for a drink at the bar and deepen personal relationships.
  • Cultivate your image as a company that contributes to the development as Germany to an important innovation centre.

You are not part of the Linux Community? You are no exhibitor? That doesn‘t matter! Plan your PR strategy with us or make use of our campaign or our service areas and show with your branding that you are part of LinuxTag!

Meet your target group!

  • mainly male at the age of 20 to 40 years
  • technical pioneers and trendsetters
  • creative professionals with strong communication skills and a high sense of mobility.

Community: IT-developers, software engineers, administrators, developers from the so called ‚Freien Projekten‘, users, Linux & Open Source interested as well as students & newcomer & IT-specialists searching for jobs

Business: CIOs, Linux & Open Source companies, IT-decision makers,
IT-consultants, purchasers, retailers & service providers;
OS-user from public authorities, economy & science

Media: media representatives (daily & trade press)

Plus: private user & newcomer