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Call for communication 2009, topic Education

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The Libre Software Meeting, Rencontres Mondiales du Logiciel Libre is an event of the Free Software Community in France. It happens since year 2000.

This year, the tenth meeting is organised from the 7th to the 11th July 2009 in Nantes (France).

The Educational session of this meeting allows educators to meet developers of free applications, and to share professional practices in connection with free software.

The topic "Free Software for Education" is calling for speakers to present their free projects, related particularly to the following subjects :

  • software for teaching and training
  • software for non profit organizations related to popular education
  • software for knowledge sharing
  • free ("libre") resources and software of educational interest
  • educational usage of free software tools and databases of free documents
  • digital training environments, Open and Distance Learning (ODL), E-Learning
  • sharing educational productions

Specific workshops will be proposed for everybody : adults, teenagers and children too.

Programs of past years are available online :
2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005,
2006 (a), (b), (c), 2007,2008

The program for year 2009 is under work and will be published at http://2009.rmll.info.

It is not a scientific conference, the selection process will remain as light as possible. Interested persons can contact topic’s chairmen at education@rmll.info as soon as possible before the 1st of March 2009.

The speakers are invited to write an abstract of about twenty lines and send it as soon as possible, and a document of 6 to 12 pages (A4, in an open format as OpenDocumentFormat, Postscript, PDF or plain text).