Founding Principles

A set of founding principles reflect FKI's thoughts and ideas as a basis for the free knowledge society. They help guide and articulate the institute's priorities and work.

1. Sharing Knowledge

We share, create, stimulate and promote free knowledge in all its forms. Knowledge shared freely becomes socially valuable. It is available to everyone free of charge and can be used, adapted, modified, updated and translated without restriction.


A vision for the FTA

Recently we came together with the partners of the Free Technology Academy at the Open University Netherlands in Heerlen to discuss strategies and concrete plans to go forward. In this post I will try to explain the main aspects of the vision we discussed in the session "Evolving Free Technology Education together.