Redon Skikuli

FLOSS Activist

A hacktivist, open knowledge/culture promoter. In 2012 co-founded Open Labs Albania, the first community promoting the idea of free open source technologies in Albania, and is part of the organizing team behind the first edition of OSCAL, the international conference about open source technologies in Albania. Since early 2013, Redon is a Mozilla Representative for Albania since early 2013 and a new technologies advisor of the Minister of Culture (Rep. of Albania) since January 2014. When not working on community-building at Open Labs, he talks at conferences and events promoting the importance of free software, hosts Arduino workshops in different countries, with Greece, Kosovo, Germany and Albania being some of them, and visits Albanian universities and schools in order to spread the importance of projects such as GNU/Linux, Wikipedia, LibreOffice and more.