Written by: Sam Varghese | Published in: Open SourceThe inventor of the web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, will be the fourth keynote speaker at the 14th annual Australian national Linux conference, the organisers announced today.
Written by: Sam Varghese | Published in: Open SourceThe inventor of the Chumby, Dr Andrew "bunnie" Huang, has been named as the first of four keynote speakers at the Australian national Linux conference next year.
On Monday, May 23rd, we'll start off with registration and breakfast from 7-10am to give you plenty of time to get settled and catch up with other people working on MeeGo Linux, before we start the keynote at 10am. Rather than having several small keynotes, we decided to have one big keynote with many participants.
InternetNZ (Internet New Zealand Inc) has announced that Harvard University Professor of Law, Lawrence Lessig - widely known as vocal proponent of reduced legal restrictions on digital copyright - will deliver the keynote address at its NetHui 2011 conference in July.
Sydneysider Mary Gardiner, a well-known figure in Australian FOSS circles, has been chosen to give the opening keynote at Wikimania, the international conference for Wikipedia-related projects, in Washington DC in July.
There were many inspiring talks alongside the great technical content at LinuxCon, CloudOpen and Embedded Linux Conference Euorpe in Dusseldorf last month. To give you a taste, I've chosen a quote from each keynote that I think will get your blood pumping or pique your interest. You can watch each keynote in full, below, or on the Linux Foundation's YouTube channel.
Written by: Sam Varghese | Published in: Open SourceThe organisers of the Australian national Linux conference have opened "early bird" registrations for the 2013 event which is scheduled to be held at the Australian National University in Canberra from January 28 to February 2.