The first and most important conference on
P2P O'Reilly Peer-to-Peer Conference Westin St. Francis Hotel -- San Francisco, California February 14-16, 2001
Nelson Minar is a software engineer at Google who works on the Google Web APIs and on AdWords. Prior to joining Google in 2001, he was the co-founder of Popular Power, a distributed computing company; a graduate student at the MIT Media Lab; and a research programmer at the Santa Fe Institute. Minar has spoken at several previous O'Reilly conferences and keeps a weblog.