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Ottawa Linux Symposium 2003 registration opens
Friday, January 31 2003 @ 09:04 AM CST
Contributed by: Linegod
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Events The Linux Symposium is a hard core technology event targetting software developers working on the Linux kernel & major OS infrastructure and research projects.

Now in the fifth year the Symposium brings together the key developers in the Linux community. With attendees coming from over 30 different countries the Symposium is probably the single most comprehensive collection of Linux Kernel experts.

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Top 25 Newsmakers
Tuesday, December 24 2002 @ 10:42 AM CST
Contributed by: Linegod
Views:: 2,591
Events Posted by Russell McOrmond to the mailing list:

"In their December 13, 2002 issue, Computer Dealer News did a Top 25 Newsmakers of 2002. Number 8 of the smaller top 10 will be very familiar to us: Evan Leibovitch

Evan Leibovitch, President and chairman of the Linux Professional Institute

12/17/2002 1:55:52 PM - Linux became more accepted as a corporate computing platform in 2002 and as a result more people started to get involved in developing Linux-based solutions. Getting these Linux professionals certified in the new IT Wild West was a big challenge for LPI president."

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Regina Open Source Expo 2002
Saturday, October 19 2002 @ 11:53 PM CST
Contributed by: Linegod
Views:: 6,773
Events Just thought I'd posted the story on ROSE 2002, in case anyone has any comments, questions or tips....

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Free Software in Government
Monday, October 07 2002 @ 07:38 PM CST
Contributed by: Linegod
Views:: 4,901
Events Russell McOrmand recently gave a presentation on his views and current involvement in the Free Software advocacy scene in Canada. His slideshow, covering Eric Raymond and Richard Stallman, Geeks in Government, Copyright, Software Choice and more can be found at

L.O.S.U.R.S. Planning Public Expo
Friday, August 02 2002 @ 02:00 PM CST
Contributed by: michael
Views:: 3,338
Events The Regina LUG is in the planning stages for a public 2 day expo to be held in Nov.

CanOpenER was there to help facilitate a steering commitee meeting, and now the group would like to solicit input from the general CanOpenER membership for suggestions and Do's and Dont's from those of you that have taken part in similiar events. While the group is quite large this is the first time they are attempting to go beyond the Demo Day/Installfest approach. So lets give them the benifit our our experiences, both and good and bad.

The group can be contacted through, or comments can be placed on this site.

Wednesday, December 12 2001 @ 07:02 AM CST
Contributed by: pasnak
Views:: 3,194
Events _TP The Free and Open Source Software Developers European Meeting (FOSDEM) has been announced for February 16 and 17 in Brussels. A number of speakers have already been scheduled, including Richard Stallman and Miguel de Icaza. More information is available on the FOSDEM web site.

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