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DebConf9: Satisfying Conclusion

http://www.linuxpromagazine.com

After almost two weeks in the Spanish province of Extremadura, the free project Debian appears satisfied with the outcome and promises the next release “Squeeze” will benefit from the meeting.

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Free Desktop Communities come together at the Gran Canaria Desktop Summit

http://www.kdenews.org

This year's Gran Canaria Desktop Summit represented the first time the GNOME and KDE communities have co-located their annual conferences in the same location. 852 free software advocates from 46 countries gathered together last month to discuss and enhance the free desktop experience at the first ever Gran Canaria Desktop Summit.

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How to make technology conferences suck less

http://blogs.zdnet.com

There’s a dirty little secret to technology conferences: Most of them suck to some degree. It’s about time someone started thinking about how to make conference time more valuable and less stale, especially now that companies are cutting back on travel to shows.

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Open Source Business Conference Retrospective

http://opensource.org

Along with the Free and Open Source Developers European Meeting, the Open Source Business Conference was one of the two best conferences I've been to recently (I generally hate conferences). I got my geek on at: FOSDEM and actually enjoyed and learned from the technical sessions. Where OSBC is at the other end of the spectrum with business sessions, so I got my suit on.

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Patents Roundup: Red Hat, Former USPTO Commissioner on Patent Demise, and WIPO Notes

http://boycottnovell.com

AMIDST AND DESPITE some AMQP controversy [1, 2, 3, 4, 5], Red Hat is inviting people to join an AMQP Conference at the University of California. AMQP made the headlines recently because of software patents that Red Hat obtained in this area.

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First Free Software Conference Held in Nigeria

http://dot.kde.org

The first Nigerian conference on Free and Open Source Software was held this week in Kano, Nigeria. The conference featured local speakers, consultants, network engineers, system administrators and academics, and international guests from KDE.

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27-29 March: 4th Oekonux Conference: Free Software and Beyond The World of Peer Production

http://new.ludost.org

"During the past decade the phenomenon of Free Software has become successful and well-known. It is still amazing how in the realm of software the creativity of so many volunteers leads to products which are useful for the whole mankind.

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Website on free software inaugurated

http://www.expressbuzz.com

"THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Minister M. Vijayakumar inaugurated the website of the upcoming international conference ‘Free Software, Free Society’, here on Thursday..."

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National Free Software Conference

http://www.sreejithemk.net

"A National Conference on FREE SOFTWARE is being held on the 15th & 16th of November, 2008 at the campus of Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi [...] The Conference will be a milestone in the history of the Free Software movement in India..."

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Opposing Digital Restrictions Management

http://www.fsf.org

"FSF's John Sullivan will speak about the problems with Digital Restrictions Management at the American Society for Information Science and Technology's annual meeting. He'll talk about the history and work of DefectiveByDesign.org, as well as the importance of free software and information sharing..."

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Magnus Hagander (PostgreSQL) interviewed for the coming FSCONS

http://fscons.org

An interview with Hagander, Magnus who is giving a presentation about PostgreSQL at FSCONS has been published the fscons web site.

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Registration Open for jQuery Conference 2008

http://jquery.com

"Registration for jQuery Conference 2008 is officially open. Register now to ensure your spot! As announced, this one-day conference will be held in Boston on Sunday, September 28 ..." (jquery is free software dual-licensed under the GPL and MIT licenses)

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Richard Stallman: Free Software and Beyond

http://ictlogy.net

"Conference by Richard M. Stallman at the First International Conference Free Knowledge, Free Technology - Education for a free information society in Barcelona (Spain), 15 July 2008, on the production and sharing of free educational and training materials about Free Software..."

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Students for Free Culture Conference 2008

http://www.freeculturenyu.org

"Save the date! Students for Free Culture Conference 2008 - October 11 and 12 Berkeley, CA ..."

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Ballot Stuffer from Redmond Stuffs Another FOSS Conference (Romania)

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Microsoft invades another free open source conference (this time in Romania)

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