Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Driving Linux into the mainstream, female open source role models, and more

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WEEKLY NEWS

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OPEN SOURCE EVENTS

  • Linaro Connect Asia 2014 (LCA14), March 3-7 in Macao, China, is all about engineering: a full conference devoted to finding solutions to the engineering projects being run within Linaro.

  • Interested in open science? "Opening Science to Meet Future Challenges" on March 11 in Warsaw, Poland will bring together diverse participants to discuss infrastructural, social, economic and legal aspects of open science and data.

  • Check out the events calendar to see other upcoming open source events and submit your own!


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ENTERPRISERS PROJECT

Join the open sourced-dialogue about the future of CIOs.


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