[ubuntu-uk] [Fwd: [UKUUG-Announce] UKUUG - Linux 2008 - confirmed dates & CFP]

John Levin john at technolalia.org
Tue Jul 15 13:21:40 BST 2008

FYI, Linux event in Manchester


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From: - Mon Jul 14 15:29:25 2008

UKUUG - Linux 2008

Friday 7th (tutorials), Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th November Conference

Venue: The Manchester Conference Centre, The University of Manchester, 
Building, Sackville Street, Manchester M1 3BB

Call For Papers

Linux 2008 will take place at the Manchester Conference Centre from 
Friday 7th
to Sunday 9th November. The conference will follow a similar pattern to 
of previous years, with a choice of two conference streams. We also plan to
organise some tutorials on Friday 7th November.

We invite speakers on all aspects of Linux development. The programme will
cover a variety of subjects, including kernel and desktop development, 
applications, networking and security. Any topic likely to be of 
interest to
Linux developers and enthusiasts will be considered.


Abstracts for the main conference or tutorial programme should be 
by a short biography, and, ideally, should be about 250-500 words long. 
papers should normally last about 45 minutes, including 10 minutes for
questions and answers. If you need more time for your presentation, please
tell us when you submit your abstract.

Abstracts should be submitted to the conference organisers 
electronically via
the web site. http://www.ukuug.org/events/linux2008/register.shtml

We shall acknowledge all submissions.

Significant Dates

Closing date for abstracts — 18 August 2008
Accepted authors notified by — 1 September 2008
Final papers due by — 20 October 2008

Particular queries should be sent either to the UKUUG office, or to the
Linux2008 programme committee, linux2008 at ukuug.org.

Sponsors & Exhibitors
To keep the conference fees low, we are seeking event sponsors and 
For further information about sponsoring, exhibiting, or attending the 
please contact the UKUUG office.
UKUUG Secretariat
PO Box 37
Herts SG9 9UQ
Tel: 01763 273475
Fax: 01763 273255
office at ukuug.org

A Company Limited by Guarantee

Registered Office:
The Manor House
Herts SG9 9AB

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