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Diamond Sponsors

  • Fotango
  • Intel
  • Microsoft

Gold Sponsors

  • Dell Inc.
  • Hewlett Packard
  • IBM
  • Mozilla Corporation

Silver Sponsors

  • ActiveState
  • Autodesk
  • Google
  • Greenplum
  • Ingres
  • Novell, Inc.
  • OpSource
  • Rearden Commerce
  • SnapLogic
  • ThoughtWorks
  • Ticketmaster

Sponsors & Exhibitors

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the convention, contact Sharon Cordesse

For Media Partnership opportunities, please contact Avila Reese

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More Than Licenses: The Legal Policy of the Free World in the Age of Web 2.0
Eben Moglen, Director, Software Freedom Law Center
Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Time: 10:45AM - 11:30AM
Location:  Portland 252
Dispelling Legal Myths: Things OSS Developers Get Wrong About Law
Daniel Berlin, Google
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 2:35PM - 3:20PM
Location:  F150
The Absolute Minimum an Open Source Developer Needs to Know About Intellectual Property
Van Lindberg, Haynes and Boone, LLP
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 4:30PM - 5:15PM
Location:  F150
Open for Business...on the Fringes
Terry Nolen, Senior Principal Software Architect, Sabre Airline Solutions
Dave Gebhart, Senior Developer, Sabre, Inc.
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2007
Time: 4:30PM - 5:15PM
Location:  D137-138
What's In It for Me? How Your Company Can Benefit from Open Sourcing Code
Brian W. Fitzpatrick, Software Engineer, Google, Inc.
Ben Collins-Sussman, Software Engineer, Google
Date: Friday, July 27, 2007
Time: 11:35AM - 12:20PM
Location:  D136