[Linux-aus] lca2011 Announces more Keynote Speakers!

Marco Ostini marco at lca2011.linux.org.au
Sun Oct 3 15:43:49 EST 2010

Ladies and Gents,

The linux.conf.au 2011 organising team is proud to announce the second
and third confirmed keynote speakers for lca2011.

Eric Allman

Eric Allman is the original author of Sendmail, co-founder and Chief
Scientist of Sendmail, Inc., and co-author of Sendmail, published by
O'Reilly and Associates. He has presented numerous papers on email and
programming and while at U.C. Berkeley, he was the chief programmer on
the INGRES relational database management project. He then led the
Mammoth project to provide large-scale research software and hardware
infrastructure. He has also designed database user and application
interfaces at Britton Lee (later Sharebase) and has contributed to the
Ring Array Processor project for neural-network-based speech
recognition at the International Computer Science Institute.

Eric has had an extraordinary effect on communications throughout the
world which can be seen to have had an impact on all of us in some way
or another.


Geoff Huston

Geoff is the Chief Scientist at the Asia Pacific Network Information
Centre (APNIC), the Regional Internet Registry serving the Asia
Pacific region. He is an author and researcher who has been closely
involved with the development of the Internet for many years,
particularly in Australia, where he is known for the initial build of
the Internet within the Australian academic and research sector with
the Australian Academic and Research Network (AARNet).

Geoff has authored many books dealing with IP technology along with
many papers and columns. He has been a member of the Internet
Architecture Board since 1999 and served as its Executive Director
from 2001 to 2005. He is actively involved in the IETF, currently
chairing two working groups.


We would like to extend a hearty welcome to Eric Allman and Geoff
Huston, Keynote Speakers for lca2011.

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The lca2011 team are working hard to make this one of the best
linux.conf.au's for you. Registrations will open in the not too
distant future.

Marco Ostini - LCA2011 - Papers team chair
marco at lca2011.linux.org.au

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