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Thursday Morning Photos from the Open Source Convention

by Derrick Story
07/25/2002

Stallman During Press Conference

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Following the Wednesday keynote addresses, Richard Stallman joined Tim O'Reilly and Larry Lessig for a press conference.

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Tim O'Reilly

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Tim O'Reilly responds to a question during the post keynote press conference.

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Planning, Planning

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Wednesday's schedule had much more variety than the first two days of tutorials -- making choices more difficult.

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Standing Room Only

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Matt Sergeant had standing room only during his Wednesday session titled, "Why SOAP Sucks; Why SOAP Rocks."

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ActiveState Booth

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Wednesday was also the opening of the Expo floor at the Open Source conference. Vendors, such as ActiveState as shown here, had the opportunity to show their innovations to attendees.

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OpenOffice

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Zaheda Bhorat, OpenOffice community manager, explains the benefits of this powerful alternative to the Microsoft product.

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Miguel and Dave

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During Wednesday evening's "Marvelous Musical Maker" event, Miguel de Icaza and Dave Stutz pause for a moment on their way to the fajaita bar.

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Big Day for the Helix Community

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Along with the lunchtime announcements by RealNetworks, HelixCommunity.org enjoyed lots of positive visibility -- aided by free T-shirts distributed at the musical mixer.

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Speaking of Good Stuff ...

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Nothing like enjoying flavorful mexican food at a conference just north of the border.

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Ewan Birney Hacking the Genome

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Thursday morning began with Ewan Birney providing a crash course in Bioinformatics and discussing the role that open source technologies play in helping to discover a cure for cancer.

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Jim Kent on Evolution

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Following Ewan was Jim Kent who provided terrific insights to the process of evolution and how genetic material mutates.

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Want to see more photos and conference coverage? Check out all of our ongoing Open Source Convention Coverage -- we'll be updating the page frequently!

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