Alexander Færøy

Alexander is a computer programmer based in Copenhagen, Denmark. During the day, he leads The Tor Project's Network Team -- the team responsible for building the software that runs the Tor network and the client to access the network. He enjoys traveling, reading, and planning the BornHack hacker camp in Denmark. Alexander has, over the years, contributed to numerous free and open-source software projects such as Linux distributions, the IRC ecosystem, and the Erlang ecosystem.

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In this presentation, we will be updating the audience on the ongoing modernization efforts of the software developed inside The Tor Project -- the organization behind the most widely deployed anonymity network on this planet. We will look at upcoming features and changes to the core technology that drives the Tor network and why a Browser may no longer be the only product we have to provide for the user-base that is so crucial in need of Tor's anonymity properties for safe internet access.<… Read more


  • Monday, Aug 8th, 2022, 17:00 (CEST) - Monday, Aug 8th, 2022, 18:00 (CEST)

For people who are currently running or are considering to run Tor relay nodes. Let's meet and share experiences, say hi to each other, and have an open discussion about topics related to Tor relay operations. Everybody is welcome.

We meet in the meetup area at the bar.

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  • Saturday, Aug 6th, 2022, 22:00 (CEST) - Saturday, Aug 6th, 2022, 23:00 (CEST)