Educate and collaborate with Collabora Online and Moodle
04-10, 15:00–15:40 (Europe/Vienna), Session2
Language: English

What features can enhance education when using Moodle and Collabora Online? What interesting improvements have been added to Collabora Online recently, making the work easier and faster, and better looking?


Collabora Online is the open-source online office collaboration solution based on LibreOffice technology that makes the wide range of desktop office functions available online and across any platform. Collabora Online can be easily and straightforwardly integrated into file synchronization solutions, groupware applications and online learning platforms such as the popular Moodle.

The Collabora Online Moodle plug-ins offer educational institutions a wide range of collaboration possibilities while protecting the data and privacy of the users. In this presentation, we will share with you the latest developments around the Collabora Online and the Moodle plug-in and how it brings more possibilities into the classroom, into academic seminars or to homeschooling.

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Michael is a Christian and enthusiastic believer in Free Software. He is the General Manager of Collabora Productivity, leading our Collabora Office and Online products, supporting customers and consulting on development alongside an extremely talented team. He serves as a Director of the The Document Foundation, and on the LibreOffice Engineering Steering Committee; he has contributed to both ODF and OOXML standardization.

Prior to Collabora he was a Novell/SUSE Distinguished Engineer working on various pieces of Free Software infrastructure across the Linux stack to MeeGo, GNOME, CORBA, Nautilus, Evolution and Open Source accessibility, among others.