NewsForge: Stallman to Keynote Korean Hacker/Security Conference
Oct 05, 2006, 10:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Barr)
"Richard Stallman is scheduled to give a keynote address
entitled 'Copyright vs. Community in the Age of Computer Networks'
at POC 2006 on November 16 in South Korea. POC 2006 (Power of
Community) bills itself as a 'hacking and security' conference,
designed to 'share knowledge for the sake of the power of
community. POC 2006 believes that the power of community will make
the world safer.'
"Since POC 2006 claims to wear both black and white hats,
Stallman's participation in the event is sure to draw comments and
criticism from friend and foe alike. As one system admin told me
this morning, 'I'm not sure if I should grin or cringe(!)...'"