Linux 2008 will take place at the Manchester Conference Centre,
from Friday 7th (tutorials), Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th November Conference.
The conference will follow a similar pattern to that of previous years,
with a choice of full and half-day tutorials on the Friday, and two
conference streams running from Saturday morning through until early
We invite speakers on all aspects of Linux development.
The programme will cover a variety of subjects, including kernel and desktop
development, tools, applications, networking and security.
Any topic likely to be of interest to Linux developers and enthusiasts
will be considered.
Additionally this year we are seeking presentations or short tutorials
of a more introductory nature. We intend to make part of the conference
programme accessible to people who are relatively inexperienced with linux.
More information about previous events can be found at:
Abstracts for the main conference or tutorial programme should be
accompanied by a short biography, and,
ideally, should be about 250-500 words long.
Final papers should normally last about 45 minutes, including
10 minutes for questions and answers.
If you need more time for your presentation,
please tell us when you submit your abstract.
Abstracts should be submitted to the conference organisers
electronically through this form.
Although the original deadline for abstracts has passed, we are
still working on the programme and new submissions will still
We shall acknowledge all submissions.
Closing date for abstracts
18th August 2008
Accepted authors notified by
1 September 2008
Final papers due by
20 October 2008
Particular queries should be sent either to the
or to the Linux2008 programme committee,
Sponsors & Exhibitors
To keep the conference fees low, we are seeking
For further information about sponsoring, exhibiting, or attending
the event please contact the UKUUG office.