ApacheCon Europe 2000 Special Events
Here is a list of the special features, events, and activities available at the
O'Reilly Network Media Pavilion
- Browse the Media Pavilion and pick up free copies of the latest industry
Sun Microsystems' Internet Pavilion
- Visit Sun's Internet Pavilion and surf the Web, pick up or send mail,
or just relax and mingle in the lounge.
Covalent Booth in the Exhibition Area
- Visit the Covalent Technologies booth in the Exhibition to sign
up for free Douglas Adams book give-aways!
MyComponents.Com 'Best Web App Challenge'
- Get Your Web Application Funded! -- Enter the open source
Best Web App Challenge at
<URL:http://www.mycomponents.com/>. The top four (4) winners
will have their projects funded for development on SourceXchange. That's
US$50,000 worth of prizes with US$47,500 toward software development
sponsored by MyComponents.com and US$2,500 in cool prizes for
outstanding proposals. Winners will be announced at ApacheCon Europe
The Web application has to be a Java-based EJB or JavaBeans running on
the open source architecture composed of the jboss EJB server and the
following Apache projects: Jetspeed, Turbine, and Tomcat. All sponsored
applications will be developed under the Apache licence. Check out the
RFP posted on SourceXchange at
<URL:http://www.sourcexchange.com/> for further details.
Activities and Events
Monday, 23 October 2000
- 13h00-17h00 Sun Microsystems Technical Briefing
- Join the technologists from Sun's Java™ platform, Java development
tool, and MXL development teams as they present technology updates and
advanced topics covering application of technologies being developed
at Sun under community and open processes.
- 20h30-23h30 Join the ASF at ApacheCon Europe for a night at
- We invite you to a free, fun-filled social -- the IBM WebSphere
"LongevIT Spa," sponsored by IBM WebSphere.
Join us on Monday, October 23rd at:
Round trip transportation from Olympia Centre will be provided.
- To register, visit
Registration is REQUIRED!
Indulge yourself. Alleviate the stress generated from impossible turnaround
times and the pressure of integrating the latest software program with your
existing system. Have a tension-releasing head, neck and shoulder massage.
Take a virtual vacation. Refresh your software knowledge with access to IBM
WebSphere Lab, dedicated to providing you with the resources that will help
you to deliver, grow and differentiate your e-business. Or just kick back
and challenge someone to a game at a Dreamstation... It's your night. Don't
Space is limited, so act now and
or forever wonder how true peace of mind feels.
Tuesday, 24 October 2000
- Coffee Breaks sponsored by Covalent Technologies
- Pick up your free coffee mugs!
- 13h00-15h00 Oracle Developer Day
- 20h00-21h00 Reception sponsored by Covalent Technologies
- All are welcome onto the Exhibit Floor for cocktails and hors
d'oeuvres. Meet and mingle with fellow Apache enthusiasts and
ASF members! Don't miss the Douglas Adams book signing!
Wednesday, 25 October 2000
- 13h00-14h00 Wrox Press Book Signing
- Peter Wainwright, author of Professional Apache