LinuxWorld Kicks off This Week at Moscone Center (10,000+ Expected, 175 Exhibitors)

WHAT: LinuxWorld Conference & Expo ( )

WHERE: Moscone Center

WHEN: August 14-17, 2006

Conferences: August 14-17, 2006

Expo: August 15-16, 2006, 10am – 5pm, August 17, 10am – 4pm

WHO: Owned and produced by IDG World Expo ( )

HOW: Media Registration in Room 114 of the Moscone Center.

Pre-registered media can pick their badges up at Media

Registration. Media who have not pre-registered for LinuxWorld

can register on-site. Please bring a business card as a media

credential. Media Registration hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00

p.m. beginning on Monday, Aug. 14th. Media have access to all

conference sessions except for the Labs.

The cost for an Exhibit Hall pass for attendees is $50;

conference passes start at $450. Exhibit Hall passes include

access to all keynotes, the exhibit hall floor for all three



Tuesday, Aug. 15

9:00 a.m. Lawrence Lessig, Professor of Law, Stanford Law School, and

founder and chair of Creative Commons

1:30 p.m. Greg Besio, Corporate Vice President, Software, Motorola

Wednesday, Aug. 16

9:00 a.m. Richard Wirt, General Manager, Software and Solutions Group,


1:30 p.m. Guru Vasudeva, AVP & Enterprise Chief Architect, Enterprise

OCTO, Nationwide

Thursday, Aug. 17

9:00 a.m. Peter Levine, CEO, XenSource

Exhibitors: 175 exhibitors including CA, HP, IBM, Intel, Motorola,

Novell, Oracle, PalmSource, SAP and many more.

Attendance: We are expecting 10,000+ total visitors