Monthly Archives: June 2008

LugRadio Live UK 2008 – 19th & 20th July

LugRadio Live US 2008 (in San Francisco) was fantastic. And that was with a bunch of people who hadn’t all even heard of LugRadio Live before.

Here are the details (listen out for the trailer on your favourite Linux/OpenSource podcast, such as Linux Outlaws)…

LugRadio Live UK 2008
The Lighthouse Media Center, Fryer St., Wolverhampton, WV1 1HT

LugRadio Live UK 2008, the most popular community Open Source event in the UK takes place in Wolverhampton on the 19th and 20th and features three stages full of 25+ speakers including:

  • Chris DiBona (Google)
  • Max Spevack (Red Hat)
  • Steve Lamb (Microsoft)
  • Robert Collins (Canonical)
  • Benjamin Otte (GNOME)
  • Rob McQueen (Collabora)
  • Edward Hervey (Collabora Multimedia)
  • James Hooker
  • Kevin Sandom
  • Barbie (MessageLabs)
  • Daniel James
  • Emma Jane Hogbin
  • Bruno Bord
  • Ben Thorp
  • Rufus Pollock (FFFI)
  • Sam Birchall
  • John Carr
  • William J Giddings
  • and many more…

In addition to this the show will feature over 20 exhibitors, special debate sessions, the legendary Gong-a-thong Lightbulb Talk Extravaganza (read: a series of small talks chaired by a man in a very small pair of pants and a very large gong – not to be missed!), parties on the Friday and Saturday evenings and much, much more.

All of this is just £5, and there are even a raft of hotel deals available to make your trip simple and cost effective. Head over to to find out more.