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Lyon chosen as site for OOoCon 2006

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Software members last week selected Lyon, France, as the location of the next Conference, or OOoCon. In previous years, OOoCon has been held in Koper, Slovenia (2005), Berlin, Germany (2004), and Hamburg, Germany (2003). This year's conference is tentatively scheduled for mid-September.

"The conference is an important event; it allows developers and other contributors to meet each other, business and government representatives to learn about, and the community to exchange ideas. It's also a lot of fun," an spokesman said.

A call for papers will be going out shortly, he added. will have details at that time.

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