Sunday, June 12, 2005

Exotic Travel with Purpose -- OpenOffice call for papers

The third international Conference, OOoCon 2005, will be held in Koper-Capodistria, Slovenia, from 28-30 September, 2005, and you are invited!

Promoted this year as a joint effort by the Slovenian and Italian language projects, the conference provides the opportunity for the community to meet the developers, contributors, marketers, and others who are making one of the most important open-source projects and products today.

If you have been thinking about coding for and want tips, now is your chance; curious about's XML potential? Want to write extensions? Plug ins? Then come to the conference!

Indeed if you are not technically minded but want to join a great community come along and find out why so many people are switching to

We have posted the call for papers (CFP) and are soliciting presentations from the general community (and then some) for papers concerning the development of to its marketing; from the global politics of free software to the technicalities of localizing

To see all the tracks open and to obtain the template for submissions, as well as to request travel assistance:

The 250-word abstracts in English must be submitted to by 10 July 2005. We ask that you use our template for your abstract.

To learn more about the lovely seaside city of Koper - Capodistria
(a bilingual community), see:

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