Nov 7 – 9, 2022
Prague, Czech Republic
Europe/Prague timezone

Ubuntu Studio: Past, Present, and Future

Nov 8, 2022, 12:00 PM
Karlin 4 (Hilton Prague)

Karlin 4

Hilton Prague

50 Minute Talk Community


Erich Eickmeyer (He/Him)


What started out as a script on a wiki to run on an Ubuntu installation became a full-fledged Desktop Linux installation complete with everything a creative individual would need in the realms of audio, graphics, photography, and video. Eventually, development stalled-out. In 2018, it was picked-up and is now better than ever! Now it can be used in live production in addition to pre-production, post-production, and use cases that stretch as far as the imagination and are only limited by human creativity.

Join project leader Erich Eickmeyer as we explore Ubuntu Studio: what it was, what it is, and what it could be.

Session author bios

Erich Eickmeyer was an electronics and audio/video prodigy, knowing how to build electronic circuits as young as age 6 and having begun live audio and video production as a teenager. Now, with nearly 30 years of industry experience, he leads the Ubuntu Studio project as an operating system for his creative peers. Erich also works as the director of Packaging and User Experience for the Kubuntu Focus project.

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