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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

Birds of a Feather Sessions

These are the BOFs currently scheduled for the O'Reilly Peer-To-Peer Conference. Attendees will have the chance to sign up for their own spontaneous session on our BOF Bulletin Board at the Conference.

BOFs will be held Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 8pm to 10pm. If you're interested in moderating your own BOF, please fill out the questionnaire. If you have any questions, please contact Vee McMillen.

Date: Wednesday, February 14
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Colonial Room
Topic: Gnutella and group/category systems
Moderator: Mark Boyns, VP of Engineering, FirstPeer
Summary: General discussion on how the Gnutella network can utilize group and category systems.
Date: Thursday, February 15
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: Georgian Room
Topic: Jabber
Moderator: Michael Bauer
Summary: Jabber provides an outstanding framework for deploying peer-to-peer applications on the strong base of the de facto standard open instant messaging platform.

Date: Thursday, February 15
Time: 9:00 p.m.
Location: Georgian Room
Topic: Educational Applications of P2P
Moderator: David Wiley, Postdoctoral Fellow of Instructional Technology, Utah State University
Summary: P2P systems have great potential for putting teachers, learners, and researchers in touch with each others' educational resources and computing power. Will P2P be the next major step forward in instructional technology?

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