|FROM ||Ruben Safir
|SUBJECT ||Re: [NYLXS - HANGOUT] Freedom-IT Winter 2007/8
|I'm heading out now - hope to see you.
On Tue, Sep 18, 2007 at 12:13:25AM -0400, Ruben Safir wrote:
> Why Freedom-IT and Why Lake Placid?
> I want to reiterate that Freedom-IT is very important and that it's
> establishment as a regular program in Lake Placid will be a benifit to
> the commumity which can not be overstated.
> Everywhere I discuss Freedom-IT, outside of the small circle which makes up
> the NYC GNU/Linux circle, people get very excited. I understand that not
> many people are part of a licensed profession like Law, Medicine, and Pharmacy.
> However, all such professions have a backbone of serious professional research,
> peer review articles which are published in professional journals, and professional
> Freedom-IT is designed to be a professional conference. It needs to be a form
> of a retreat. People who are serious about Free Software developement will
> in the future plan their Freedom-IT yearly retreat to hear top shelf advances
> within Free Software and computer sciences in the general.
> Please help me in supporting the development of Freedom-IT.
> Thank You
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"> I'm an engineer. I choose the best tool for the job, politics be damned.<
You must be a stupid engineer then, because politcs and technology have been attacted at the hip since the 1st dynasty in Ancient Egypt. I guess you missed that one."
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