ExpressBuzz: CM to open free software meet
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Date: 09 Dec 2008 11:24
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As many as 500 delegates working in the free software arena, including Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia, and Alan Story, head of Copy South Research Group, will take part in the conference, jointly being organised by the State IT Mission and SPACE (Society for Promotion of Alternative Computing and Employment). The conference will begin with the keynote address on ‘Software patent : Indian and international scenario’ by Eben Moglen, professor of law and legal history at Columbia University and founder, Director-Counsel and chairman of Software Freedom Law Center, at Mascot Hotel at 10 a.m. This will be followed by a lecture by Michel Bauwens, Belgian integral philosopher and peer-to-peer theorist.
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