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From Luc Maisonobe <>
Subject Re: [math] Apachecon US talk
Date Sun, 28 Oct 2012 09:36:13 GMT
Hi Phil,

Le 28/10/2012 06:27, Phil Steitz a écrit :
> I am thinking about submitting a proposal for a talk on Commons Math
> at Apachecon US in Portland next February.  The agenda I have in
> mind is more or less the following:
> 0.  A little history - how it started, guiding principles, how the
> community has grown
> 1.  High-level overview of top-level packages - what Commons Math
> contains
> 2.  Some practical applications - examples showing how to find and
> use things in Commons Math
> 3.  Challenges developing a general-purpose open source library in
> Java - a few design and community challenges and how we are solving them

The agenda looks great!

> Is anyone interested in either a) joining as a speaker or b) helping
> develop the content?  Any better ideas on how to approach a
> general-audience talk on [math]?
> In any case, if the proposal gets accepted, I will welcome ideas /
> patches to whatever I come up with.

I'll send you the slides of the presentation I will do at ApacheCon EU
in Sinsheim in a few weeks. I have still to write them ... The talk is
about the challenges of using open-source in the space fields from a
community aspect (it is scheduled on the community track). It may fit in
your third item.

best regards,

> Phil
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