I agree totally! When I participated several panel
presentations with Ian Witten on Greenstone, I thought about we should
have Greenstone user group meetings in US and I've talked to Ian about
I think this is a great idea!
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At 10:07 AM 4/19/2007 -0400, Neal, Rick wrote:
I was wondering if others feel that there should be some initiative
moving toward having a yearly Greenstone conference in the mainland
It's a fairly large geographic region with myriad schools and
to partner together. I have attended several conferences now on
source software and they have all been well attended. ( Fedora,
) and it just makes sense to me that such a conference should take
place. A model might be the SIGUCCS conference (It is sometimes
Canada as well as the US). It's not particularly on open source but
moves yearly from one school to another for hosting purposes.
volunteer to present and hold sessions. There are also
What say you, Greenstone Wizards?
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University of Richmond
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