LugRadio Live 2007 ... 7th-8th July 2007 ... The Lighthouse, Fryer Street, Wolverhampton, UK

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-This is where you can find out what hot speaker action will be going on at LUGRadio Live 2007! As we get closer to the big weekend, this page will expand with more and more speakers as we confirm them.+<!--
-'''If you would like to speak, see the [[Call For Papers]] page!'''+NOTE NOTE NOTE
-{| border="1" cellspacing="10" cellpadding="10"+Everyone should have an image.
-| photo || '''Nat Friedman''' || Novell || Nat Friedman works at Novell and leads the desktop team that produces SuSE, Beagle, F-Spot and many other popular Linux technologies.+All images should fit into a 70x70 box, so you might need to resize them.
-|}+To add an image, first upload it on the upload page, index.php/Special:Upload
 +then add the span containing the image link to each person. The span goes *above* that person's header.
 +Try and upload all images in jpg format, and call them firstname-surname.jpg, so we don't lose images.
 +Try and make the images portrait-ish (i.e., taller than they are wide) but don't worry about it if you can't.
 +sil, 2007-02-05
-== Nat Friedman - Novell ==+NOTE NOTE NOTE
 + -->
 +
 +This is where you can find out what hot speaker action will be going on at LUGRadio Live 2007! As we get closer to the big weekend, this page will expand with more and more speakers as we confirm them.
 +
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:nat-friedman.jpg]]</span>
 +== Nat Friedman - Novell ==
Nat Friedman works at Novell and leads the desktop team that produces SuSE, Beagle, F-Spot and many other popular Linux technologies. Nat Friedman works at Novell and leads the desktop team that produces SuSE, Beagle, F-Spot and many other popular Linux technologies.
-== Simon Willison ==+<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:alan-cox.jpg]]</span>
 +== Alan Cox ==
 +Alan has been a kernel hacker since the earliest days of Linux, and is employed by Red Hat. He's also a strong supporter of software freedom, and has a superb beard.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:Matthew_garrett.png]]</span>
 +== Matthew Garrett ==
 +Man of suspend and resume legend, and widely acknowledged as one of the angrier members of the Open Source community, Matthew Garrett will be present to share his stories and hatred of the world.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:gervase-markham.jpg]]</span>
 +== Gervase Markham - Mozilla Foundation ==
 +Gerv is extremely short and works for Mozilla.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:Thaeger.jpg]]</span>
 +== Ted Haeger ==
 +Ted Haeger used to work at Novell and is now community manager for Bungee Labs. In "Bungee Connect: Software Development and Deployment as a Service", our long time pal the right Reverend Ted, formerly of Novell Open Audio fame, explains his new organization's offering, called Bungee Connect. In this lively talk, Ted will discuss Web 2.0, the new Internet entrepreneurship greenfield, how to instill a your LRL07 talk's abstract with several buzzwords and still remain legitimate, and techniques for avoiding the shaving of yaks. It is rumored that he will also speak about his departure from Novell, his divorce, and why his new eyeglasses are not an indicator that time is taking its toll on him.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:michael-sparks.jpg]]</span>
 +== Michael Sparks - BBC ==
 +Michael is a senior researcher at the BBC for the Future Media
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Chris diBona - Google ==
 +Chris is Open Source manager for Google.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Thomas Vander Stichele - Fluendo ==
 +Thomas works on Flumotion, the Fluendo streaming media server.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Rob McQueen - Collabora ==
 +Collabora are busy building Telepathy, a presence network thing for Gnome.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Aaron Seigo - KDE ==
 +Aaron Seigo is a core hacker on the KDE4 project.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Becky Hogge - Open Rights Group ==
 +Becky runs the Open Rights Group, a British digital liberties association similar to the EFF.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Daniel James - Linux User magazine ==
 +Daniel is editor of Linux User.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Ben Lamb - KDE ==
 +Ben hacks on KDE.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Des Burley - Mills and Reeve ==
 +Des is a lawyer, but not a bad bloke despite that.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== John Alfred Knottenbelt - Introversion ==
 +Introversion Games make games for Linux.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Scott James "three-shot" Remnant - Canonical ==
 +Scott is a legendary paintball hero and distro team manager for Canonical.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Malcolm Yates - Canonical ==
 +Malcolm is ISVs and Partner Program Manager for Canonical.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Szilveszter Farkas ==
 +Szilvester hacks on bzr, the source control system.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Jelmer Vernooij ==
 +Jelmer hacks on bzr, the source control system.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Laszlo Pandy ==
 +Laszlo leads the team hacking on Jokosher, the greatest multitracker ever.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Bruno Bord ==
 +Bruno is the French wing of the LugRadio massive!
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Karl Lattimer ==
 +Karl leads the WineDoors project and steals cars.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Kat Goodwin - PalePurple ==
 +Kat runs PalePurple, doing open source application development.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:john-leach.jpg]]</span>
 +== John Leach ==
 +John draws the Everyone Loves Eric Raymond comic strip.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Barbie - Birmingham Perl Mongers ==
 +Barbie is a leading Perl hacker and head of the Birmingham Perl Mongers.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Dave Neary ==
 +Dave hacks on the Gimp, leads the Gnome Foundation, and is part of the OpenWengo project. He always has a pig available when required.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Joe Born - Neuros ==
 +Neuros make Linux-based media centre devices.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Gareth Qually ==
 +Gareth will be speaking about open source graphic tools.
 + 
 +<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Michael Sheldon ==
 +Michael "Elleomea" Sheldon hacks on Jokosher and will be speaking about 3D graphic interfaces.
-Simon Willison is a popular web developer and prolific blogger who has worked at Yahoo! and created the Django Python web framework.+<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Andy Davidson ==
 +Andy is speaking about scaling up server hardware.
-=== Michael Sparks - BBC ===+<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Pablo Ruiz Múzquiz ==
 +Pablo will be speaking about large-scale desktop migrations.
-Michael is a senior researcher at the BBC for the Future Media & Technology team.+<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:unknown.jpg]]</span>
 +== Michael Barker ==
 +Michael will be speaking about Meldware.
-==== and many, many more as we confirm them... ====+<span style="float: right; clear: right">[[Image:peter-stean.jpg]]</span>
 +== Peter Stean - Dept for Communities and Local Government ==
 +Peter is a civil servant responsible for supporting the UK Government's 'Digital Challenge' programme.

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This is where you can find out what hot speaker action will be going on at LUGRadio Live 2007! As we get closer to the big weekend, this page will expand with more and more speakers as we confirm them.

Image:nat-friedman.jpg

Nat Friedman - Novell

Nat Friedman works at Novell and leads the desktop team that produces SuSE, Beagle, F-Spot and many other popular Linux technologies.

Image:alan-cox.jpg

Alan Cox

Alan has been a kernel hacker since the earliest days of Linux, and is employed by Red Hat. He's also a strong supporter of software freedom, and has a superb beard.

Image:Matthew_garrett.png

Matthew Garrett

Man of suspend and resume legend, and widely acknowledged as one of the angrier members of the Open Source community, Matthew Garrett will be present to share his stories and hatred of the world.

Image:gervase-markham.jpg

Gervase Markham - Mozilla Foundation

Gerv is extremely short and works for Mozilla.

Image:Thaeger.jpg

Ted Haeger

Ted Haeger used to work at Novell and is now community manager for Bungee Labs. In "Bungee Connect: Software Development and Deployment as a Service", our long time pal the right Reverend Ted, formerly of Novell Open Audio fame, explains his new organization's offering, called Bungee Connect. In this lively talk, Ted will discuss Web 2.0, the new Internet entrepreneurship greenfield, how to instill a your LRL07 talk's abstract with several buzzwords and still remain legitimate, and techniques for avoiding the shaving of yaks. It is rumored that he will also speak about his departure from Novell, his divorce, and why his new eyeglasses are not an indicator that time is taking its toll on him.

Image:michael-sparks.jpg

Michael Sparks - BBC

Michael is a senior researcher at the BBC for the Future Media

Image:unknown.jpg

Chris diBona - Google

Chris is Open Source manager for Google.

Image:unknown.jpg

Thomas Vander Stichele - Fluendo

Thomas works on Flumotion, the Fluendo streaming media server.

Image:unknown.jpg

Rob McQueen - Collabora

Collabora are busy building Telepathy, a presence network thing for Gnome.

Image:unknown.jpg

Aaron Seigo - KDE

Aaron Seigo is a core hacker on the KDE4 project.

Image:unknown.jpg

Becky Hogge - Open Rights Group

Becky runs the Open Rights Group, a British digital liberties association similar to the EFF.

Image:unknown.jpg

Daniel James - Linux User magazine

Daniel is editor of Linux User.

Image:unknown.jpg

Ben Lamb - KDE

Ben hacks on KDE.

Image:unknown.jpg

Des Burley - Mills and Reeve

Des is a lawyer, but not a bad bloke despite that.

Image:unknown.jpg

John Alfred Knottenbelt - Introversion

Introversion Games make games for Linux.

Image:unknown.jpg

Scott James "three-shot" Remnant - Canonical

Scott is a legendary paintball hero and distro team manager for Canonical.

Image:unknown.jpg

Malcolm Yates - Canonical

Malcolm is ISVs and Partner Program Manager for Canonical.

Image:unknown.jpg

Szilveszter Farkas

Szilvester hacks on bzr, the source control system.

Image:unknown.jpg

Jelmer Vernooij

Jelmer hacks on bzr, the source control system.

Image:unknown.jpg

Laszlo Pandy

Laszlo leads the team hacking on Jokosher, the greatest multitracker ever.

Image:unknown.jpg

Bruno Bord

Bruno is the French wing of the LugRadio massive!

Image:unknown.jpg

Karl Lattimer

Karl leads the WineDoors project and steals cars.

Image:unknown.jpg

Kat Goodwin - PalePurple

Kat runs PalePurple, doing open source application development.

Image:john-leach.jpg

John Leach

John draws the Everyone Loves Eric Raymond comic strip.

Image:unknown.jpg

Barbie - Birmingham Perl Mongers

Barbie is a leading Perl hacker and head of the Birmingham Perl Mongers.

Image:unknown.jpg

Dave Neary

Dave hacks on the Gimp, leads the Gnome Foundation, and is part of the OpenWengo project. He always has a pig available when required.

Image:unknown.jpg

Joe Born - Neuros

Neuros make Linux-based media centre devices.

Image:unknown.jpg

Gareth Qually

Gareth will be speaking about open source graphic tools.

Image:unknown.jpg

Michael Sheldon

Michael "Elleomea" Sheldon hacks on Jokosher and will be speaking about 3D graphic interfaces.

Image:unknown.jpg

Andy Davidson

Andy is speaking about scaling up server hardware.

Image:unknown.jpg

Pablo Ruiz Múzquiz

Pablo will be speaking about large-scale desktop migrations.

Image:unknown.jpg

Michael Barker

Michael will be speaking about Meldware.

Image:peter-stean.jpg

Peter Stean - Dept for Communities and Local Government

Peter is a civil servant responsible for supporting the UK Government's 'Digital Challenge' programme.

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Find out the latest news and happenings with LRL07 in the LUGRadio Live Blog.