LCA2010 Announces Second Keynote Speaker

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The 2010 organising team is proud to announce the second keynote speaker for LCA2010!

Our second Keynote Speaker has a long history with supporting innovation within the Open Source community. He ran the first web server in New Zealand while a student. He has chaired and co-chaired numerous conferences, including O'Reilly Open Source Convention (OSCON) and more locally, Kiwi Foo Camp, an unconference style event that mirrors the O'Reilly Foo Camp held in the USA. He co-wrote the Perl Cookbook. He has been the Perl 6 project manager and serves on the board of the Perl Foundation.

We'd like to welcome Nathan Torkington as our second confirmed Keynote Speaker for LCA2010!

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About is one of the world's best conferences for free and open source software! The coming, LCA2010, will be held at the Wellington Convention Centre in Wellington, New Zealand from Monday 18th January to Saturday 23rd January 2010. LCA2010 is fun, informal and seriously technical, bringing together Free and Open Source developers, users and community champions from around the world. LCA2010 is the second time has been held in New Zealand, with the first being Dunedin in 2006.

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About Linux Australia

Linux Australia ( is the peak body for Linux User Groups (LUGs) around Australia, and as such represents approximately 5000 Australian Linux users and developers. Linux Australia facilitates the organisation of this international Free Software conference in a different Australasian city each year.

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Emperor Penguin Sponsors

LCA2010 is proud to acknowledge the support of our Emperor Penguin Sponsor, InternetNZ.

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