[sf-lug] OLPC-SF June 21 meeting at Google

Sameer Verma sverma at sfsu.edu
Wed Jun 18 06:07:05 PDT 2008

Note: This meeting is for the OLPC-SF group. All are welcome to attend. 
Also on the web at http://opensource.sfsu.edu/node/522

What: June 2008 meeting of SF Bay Area OLPC Enthusiasts. If you have an 
XO laptop, or are just interested in seeing how they work, come on down 
to Google campus in Mountain View for a get together on June 21, 2008. 
If you have an XO or two (or ten), bring them! Don't have an XO? Simply 
bring your enthusiasm.

Bonus: Gather at the Computer History Museum (CHM) for a tour/photo ops 
with the Babbage Difference Engine No. 2 (Babbage engine with XO!), 
courtesy of Jay McCauley. Babbage Engine at 1pm and 2pm. Also scheduled 
are DEC PDP-1 tours at 1:30pm and 2:00pm. Short and long tours of 
Visible Storage (main exhibit area) are scheduled throughout the 
afternoon. CHM opens at 12. CHM is located right at the Shoreline exit 
off 101, about a mile from Google. Entry is free.

Why: Build a mesh network, share activities, generate intersting ideas. 
See the school server in action. Discuss translation activities. Get an 
update on pilot studies. And more...

When: June 21, 2008 from 10am to 2pm

Where: University Theaters @
Building 40 2nd Floor
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway
Mountain View, CA 94043

Who: Sponsored by Weihaw Chuang at Google with help from Drew Hess.



Dr. Sameer Verma, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Information Systems
San Francisco State University
San Francisco CA 94132 USA

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