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The Free Knowledge, Free Technology Conference - Education for a free information society

http://fkft.eu

The Free Knowledge, Free Technology Conference (FKFT) is the first international event which will centre on the production and sharing of educational and training materials in the field of Free Software and Open Standards.

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Richard Stallman’s speech about GNU and Free software

http://samyblog.890m.com

"On April/4/2008, Richard Stallman came to UAB to give a conference about GNU. You can view the WHOLE conference in Spanish at the end of this post (and some pictures as well). I strongly recommend you to view the video as it’s quite interesting..."

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Richard Stallman in Madrid: Free as in Freedom

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"Yesterday night I attended for the first time to a Richard Stallman’s conference.

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Free software conference in Colombia

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com

"The first International Conference on Free Software, Technological Literacy and Solidarity Economy took place in Bogotá (Colombia) from 13th to 15th of November. More than 80 speakers and 600 assistants attended at the the Tequendama Hotel, a traditional meeting point in the city..."

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Free Knowledge & Free Technology Conference 2008

http://freeknowledge.eu

"The Free Knowledge & Free Technology Conference (FKFT) is the first international event that focuses on the production and sharing of free educational and training materials about Free Software. It aims to..."

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U.S. Department of Defense announces open-source conference

http://www.news.com

It wasn't very long ago that open-source developers struggled to make the market believe that open source was secure, ready for prime-time adoption, etc. Now the debate has shifted to demonstrating just how widespread adoption is and and pointing to case studies of how to get the most from open source.

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Government Open Source Conference to Feature Open Document Debate

http://www.govtech.com

This year's Government Open Source Conference (GOSCON) to be held Oct. 15-16 in Portland, Ore., will close with panelists from Microsoft, Sun, IBM and the OpenDocument Foundation weighing in on Open Document Formats.

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'Open Minds' want Linux and open source in American schools

http://www.linux-watch.com

Many other countries are turning to Linux and open-source for their school-house computer needs, and now there's a conference for those who want to bring it to schools in the U.S.

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OpenOffice.Org 3.0 feature list

http://liquidat.wordpress.com

OpenOffice.org Conference (OOoCon 2007) is taking place this week. Among the first information available is a talk about the future of OOorg.

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LinuxChix Women's mini-conf: Call for Presentations

http://lwn.net

The premier annual Linux and Open Source conference in Australia, linux.conf.au, is once again hosting a LinuxChix mini-conf. We are now calling for presentations by women on both Free Software technical topics and other topics of general interest to women involved in Free Software or working in IT.

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Torvalds, Red Hat are no shows at Linuxworld

http://blogs.zdnet.com

The two biggest names in the Linux industry – Linus Torvalds and Red Hat – skipped out on LinuxWorld again.

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Open education at Ubuntu Live

http://commonspace.typepad.com

Yesterday I presented on 'Open Sourcing Education in South Africa' at the Ubuntu Live conference in Portland. The main idea was to start making links between that Shuttleworth Foundation and the Ubuntu community. I also wanted to test out some language from the Foundation's emerging theory of change. Some quick learnings:

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