Applications Open for Systers Pass-It-On Awards

Applications for the spring 2009 Anita Borg Systers Pass-It-On (PIO)
award cycle opened on June 20 and close on November 4, 2009. PIO
applications are open to women in any country who are over 18 years
old and in or aspiring to be in the field of computing. Applications
are encouraged for both individual needs such as education, job
transfers and other life transitions; and group projects designed to
train, mentor or inspire girls and women interested in computing
technology. On the PIO
web page
http://www.anitaborg.org/initiatives/systers/pass-it-on-grants-program

Linux Symposium discounts available

The Linux Symposium would like to offer special deals members of
Linuxchix and UbuntuWomen, particularly because many female attendees
have lost funding in recent years.

If you're interested in attending but cost has been a factor, please
contact info@linuxsymposium.org before registering to get the discount.

http://www.linuxsymposium.org/

The Linux Symposium (formerly the Ottawa Linux Symposium, but being held
in Montreal this year) is a conference that I often find interesting and
useful in surprising ways. For me, the real benefit has been in meeting

Linux.conf.au Call for Papers is now open!

Members of LinuxChix are invited to submit to LCA2010, to be held in
Wellington New Zealand in January 2010. Several LinuxChix have spoken in
previous years and a one-day LinuxChix miniconf has been held at the
conference since 2007.

It is possible to apply for assistance with flights to New Zealand
(although assistance is limited).

From: "linux.conf.au Announcements"
Date: Mon, 29 Jun 2009 15:07:36 +1200
To: lca-announce@lists.linux.org.au
Subject: [lca-announce] linux.conf.au Call for Papers are now open!

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