[linux-elitists] The North American Free Software Conference: Freedom-IT
Thu Oct 18 02:42:20 PDT 2007
Freedom-IT North America
February 9-12 2008
Lake Placid, New York
Freedom-IT is the annual North American Free Software Conference
developed by a college of Free Software leaders and NYLXS for the
professional development of Free Software research and development.
Announcement: Call For Papers for North American Conference of
Freedom-IT Winter 2007/8
The Freedom-IT is a college of professional Free Software developers
in North America who conduct a yearly retreat for people serious about
Free Software Development. It focuses on top shelf advances in Free
Software and Computer Sciences in general.
Freedom IT - Call For Papers:
This years 2007-08 winter conference is "Technical development in
Multimedia Software and Its Importance in Society".
The Meeting will be held in Lake Placid in February, 2008
Submitting Papers: Papers must be relevant the following topics listed
below. Papers must be between 750 - 1500 characters. All papers should
be sent to Ellen@nylxs.com. Preferred format include open
non-proprietary standards which can be edited. Plain ascii text is
best, although, HTML, and OpenOffice .odt and .sxv formats will be
List of topics:
* Developments of the following areas are of particular interest to
the Freedom-IT conference:
* Free Software and Audio Media and Delivery
* Free Software Video codecs and Commercial Implementations
* Media Cryptography and content control as well as reverse
engineering of existing formats
* Multimedia Distribution on small devices and phones
* Streaming Media for commercial and home implementations
* Broadcast Media formats, players and storage devices. (Tivo, Myth
Societal and Commercial topics of study include:
* The impact of GPL3 on Free Software media distribution.
* Benefits and perils of the proposed high definition media
propietary formats such as Blue Ray.
* Text, print, and real world publishing. (LuLu.com) and its
Papers that qualify will be sent notice.
Presentation: Proper Time will be given as needed to present followed
For further questions or more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
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