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VCFe-CH 2019 !


Vintage Computer Festival #VCFeCH2019 #Zurich #18 is happening 30.11/1.12.2019 10:00-17:00 at Rote Fabrik Zürich by & Dock18

Dates :

Saturday 30 November 2019 from 10:00 to 17:00
Sunday 1 December 2019 from 10:00 to 17:00

Festival Programme 2019

  • Full Apple Timeline (various)
  • PDP11 Unibus / Unibone (Jörg Hoppe)
  • PDP10 Remake (Angelo Papenhoff)
  • IBM 360 Frontpanel & FPGA reimplementation (Lawrence Wilkinson)
  • PDP8 on a FPGA (Andreas Bombe)
  • Tektronix 4010 Storage Tube Terminal Emulator + PiDP-11 (Rene Richarz)
  • Commodore C65 (European Society for Computer Preservation)
  • FUZIX/6809 on Dragon 32 & DIY MMU (Tormod Volden)
  • Atari Stacy (Felix Mueller)
  • Vintage LAN Party (Pietro Staheli)
  • Verschiedene Original IBM PC (Hans Thijs)
  • MSX Homecomputer (Rowan Seewer)
  • C64 & Ultimate 12-13 (Michael Schenk)
  • SGI Workstations (George Batsilas)
  • Risc OS 5 (Andrej Westerman)
  • C128 & Amiga 500 (Peter Guhl)
  • Amiga Rechner Neuentwicklungen (Rolf Bösiger - RetroPanic)
  • Fluxengine Floppy Reader (David Given)
  • Vintage Media Konvertierungsstation (Andreas Rudin)
  • Steampunk Exponat (Daniel Tännler)
  • Saturday 12:00 C64 & Ultimate (Michael Schenk)
  • Saturday 13:00 RISC OS 5 (Andrej Westermann)
  • Saturday 14:00 The PDP10 ITS OS (Lars Brinkhoff)
  • Saturday 15:00 SoftVGA (Neil Franklin)
  • Saturday 17:00 C64 Demoshow (Andry Joos)
  • Sunday 13:00 Fluxengine (David Given)
Game Club (Stage Aktionshalle)
  • Mini Pet
  • Playstation
  • Atari 2600
  • C64
  • SX64
  • Odysee 2001
  • G7400
  • Raspberry Arcade Machine

Call for exhibits! Until October 5th!

Hands-on demonstrations of historic computing are the heart of the VCFe series. If you’d like to show your vintage stuff, be very welcome! Read more about the process and how to register your exhibit.

Archive events & programmes from previous years

Organised and Sponsored by

Located on a unique scenic spot on the shores of Lake Zurich, the Rote Fabrik cultural center offers a rich variety of cultural programs. The Rote Fabrik is always on the move. It picks up new trends and offers a platform for creativity in different cultural genres.

Dock18 Raum für Medienkulturen der Welt ist abwechselnd und von Zeit zu Zeit simultan unabhängiger Kunstraum, TV Studio, Medienlabor, Meeting Point, Bar, Club, Tanzboden und interaktiver Nährboden für verschiedene Medienkulturen der Welt.
VCF – Our mission is to encourage the preservation of obsolete computer hard- and software of years past, to promote interest in researching and documenting the history of the computer age … and to have fun playing with old iron.
External Link VCFED (US) – Vintage Computer Federation is a 501c3 non-profit educational organization existing for and led by computer history hobbyists. Activities include online discussion, events, local user groups, and a bricks-and-mortar museum. We can also assist with film/TV props, media interviews, research projects, data/drive recovery services, patent/prior art projects, and more.
. - association of vintage computer enthusiasts in Switzerland

Labor Luzern - Learning community for contemporary media. The LABOR Luzern invites to DIY and do-it-together! Our Hackspace in Kriens (Luzern) offers a creative environment for innovation and creativity!