linux-l: Singapore Linux Conference 2001 (fwd)
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---Forward of mail from Sanjeev Gupta (ghane at dotxtra.com)
I would appreciate your circulating the message below on your mailing list.
The SLC, first held in 1999, is organised by the Linux Users' Group
(Singapore), in collaboration with IDG, which runs LinuxWorld Expo.
Last year, some of our speakers included Mr Robert Young, Red Hat;
Mr Robert Chassell, Free Software Foundation; Mr Theodore T'so, IETF; Chip
Salzenberg, OSI; as well as senior staff from IBM, SGI, and Intel. We
also conducted Tutorials on Samba and Perl Extensions, among others.
We typically aim for two tracks, Business and Technical, with some
Speakers having slots that cut accross both. This year, I also hope to
organise a Debian BoF meet.
FIRST CALL FOR PAPERS
Singapore Linux Conference / LinuxWorld 2001
March 21-24 2001, Singapore
This annual conference and expo, started in 1999, aims to draw
world-renowned experts in the exciting field of Linux and
showcase the state-of-the-art in Linux and Computing in the IT
hub of South-East Asia, Singapore. In this third edition, we
plan a conference which will focus on the growth of Linux as a
broadly available and used platform.
Papers are invited for presentation during the Conference, which will
be held on Thursday, 22nd, and Friday, 23rd March. Following last
year's success, there will be two tracks, "Business" and "Technical".
The topics below are meant to indicate the possible variety of areas,
they should not be regarded as exhaustive.
* Productivity Tools and Suites
* Multimedia enhancements
* Internationalization and Localization
* Beowulf / High Performance Computing
* Distributed Computing
* Life Sciences
* Embedded Linux
* Linux PDAs
* IPv6, and "personal" IP addresses
* B2B Ecommerce
* Security: DoS attacks using innocent third parties
* Security in General
* Network Trust
* Open Standards: What value to the user?
* Wireless Technology
* Mobile Computing
* IP telephony (Truly everyone at everywhere!)
* Linux in Education
* The Linux Community
* Diversity in the Linux Demography
* LUGs' Experiences
* Software Licencing
* The Open Source Movement
Prospective authors are requested to submit full papers for
review. Electronic submissions are strongly encouraged through email.
Hard-copy submissions are also permitted, and three copies of the
manuscript should be sent to the address below.
You may like to take a note of the following dates -
Submission of full paper - 5th January, 2001
Papers will be rigorously reviewed by the Technical Program
Committee, and reviewers' comments will be relayed to the authors
on request in the interest of transparency.
Tutorial Sessions will be held on Wednesday, 21st March. Tutorials have a strong
technical bias, and are intended for a more mature audience, in terms of
Computing and Programming exposure.
Prospective tutorial speakers are invited to submit proposals to
the Conference Secretariat. Each proposal should include:
* a summary
* a course outline and
* a brief biography of the speaker.
Proposals complete with the required documents should be sent
to the address below.
40 Kaki Bukit Place
email: ghane at dotxtra.com
Tel: +65 9855 1208
Fax: +65 7494434
All correspondence will be acknowledged.
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