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Released: Apache OpenOffice 4.1.15 Conference (OOoCon 2006)

September 11 - 13 2006  –  Lyon, France


Jan 11, 2006 Call for location issued

Feb 10, 2006 Voting opens for OOoCon2006 location

Feb 22, 2006 OOoCon2006 awarded to Lyon

Mar 17, 2006 Call for papers issued - note: closing date Jun 1

Jun 2, 2006 Due to a problem on the mail server outage the 31th of May, the Call for Paper closing date has been delayed until Monday 5th June 2006.

Jun 4, 2006 Thanks to our partner, Air France, you can get savings for your travel to Conferences 2006. For more informations report to the travel page.

Jun 15, 2006 Opening of the registration for attending to the conferences 2006. Register now.

Aug 26, 2006 For those who are wondering how to survive in french, we are providing you a useful guide with a translation French - English of the basic sentences you could need to ask for food, directions and so on: Download the french survival guide now.

Sep. 2, 2006 Here are some photos from the main conference place. The building from outside, from inside.

Sep. 11, 2006 Don't get lost on the campus. The registration desk is at the following address: 49 avenue Jean Capelle publishes the Programme for its Annual Conference

The annual Conference will be held in Lyon, France from September 11th-13th. The organising committe has now completed the difficult task of selecting the best of the proposals for papers, and the provisional Conference Programme is now on-line at

Conference highlights include keynote speakers from Novell and Google, and a panel discussion with speakers from IBM, Ars Aperta and Sun Microsystems. Over the three days, the conference streams cover topics of interest to developers and users, newcomers and veterans alike. There will be a particular focus on this year on and Open Document Format (ODF), following ODF's ratification as the international standard for office documents (ISO 26300).

The organisers have not forgotten the social side, making the most of the location in Lyon, the gastronomical heart of France. Last year's conference achieved rave reviews from attenders both for the conference content and the superb atmosphere - the organisers aim to raise the standard again this year.

It is still possible to register for attendance at the Conference. To register, please go to

The Conference Team look forward to meeting you in Lyon!

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