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FOSDEM: soutien financier de la part d’O’Reilly

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Brussels, 8 January 2002: FOSDEM and O’Reilly team up to organize the

Free and Open Source Software Developers’European Meeting : 16-17

February 2002

FOSDEM and O’Reilly team up.

The organisers of FOSDEM (Free and Open Source Software Developers’

Meeting) have announced that O’Reilly is supporting their 2002 event in

Brussels on 16-17 February. FOSDEM is organised by volunteers from the

Free and Open Source Software community, but support from sponsors is


O’Reilly, internationally acclaimed host of OSCON and several other

conferences in the USA and staunch supporter of the Free Software and

Open Source movement, are happy to be allied with FOSDEM in this way.

Josette Garcia, O’Reilly UK PR Manager said, ” O’Reilly recognises the

importance of having an independent forum, where industry professionals,

hackers and pundits can meet and openly debate the future of software

development together”.

The FOSDEM organisation is happy to have found support from a strong

partner that respects the community-oriented event.


FOSDEM ‘s goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers and

communities the opportunity to learn and discuss the latest developments

in the Free and Open Source arena and to promote the development and the

benefits of Free and Open Source solutions.

About O’Reilly

O’Reilly are the premier information source for leading-edge computer

technologies, communicating the knowledge of experts through books,

conferences, and web sites. From the Internet to the web, Linux, Open

Source, and now peer-to-peer networking, O’Reilly put technologies on

the map.


Université Libre de Bruxelles Campus du Solbosch Avenue Franklin D.

Roosevelt 50 B-1050 Bruxelles

Date: 16-17 February 2002

Further information:

O’Reilly Press Contact Josette Garcia +44-1252-711776

Press contact:


Renaud Larsen

Phone: 00-32-498-33-11-71

Email: rlarsen@fosdem.org

Community contact:


Damien Sandras

Email: dsandras@fosdem.org

Organisation contact:


Raphael Bauduin

Email: rb@fosdem.org

Source: FOSDEM


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