Free Knowledge, Free Technology Conference

Free Knowledge, Free Technology: Education for a free information society SELF International Conference 2008

July 15-17, 2008 Barcelona, Spain

This looks really interesting. I won’t post the whole conference description, but in relevant part:

The programme consists of an elegant mix between keynote speakers, panel discussions and parallel tracks on topics such as Social implications of Free Knowledge and Free Technologies, Technological aspects of e-learning, Learning Standards, Free Software in society, Legal issues of Free
Knowledge, Free Knowledge in public bodies, Introducing the SELF Platform, and many more. Invited speakers are, amongst others, Lawrence Lessig (pending confirmation), Karel de Vriendt (EU/IDABC), Pekka Himanen (pending confirmation). During the social evening the Award Ceremony of the “Free Knowledge, Free Technology” Open Documentary Contest will take place.