SEA Seminar - Project Cauã: Creating jobs, saving the environment and making computers easier to use

The UCAR Software Engineering Assembly presents a seminar by Jon "maddog" Hall of Linux Intl.Project Cauã: Creating jobs, saving the environment and making computers easier to useAugust 25, 2011 at 3:10 p.m. (refreshments served prior to the seminar)FL2 - 1022 (Large Auditorium) 

Abstract:For the past forty years* industry has been moving computer support further away from the end user while simultaneously making computers harder to use, building in obsolescence, wasting electricity, and making computers every more of a black box.

Project Cauã will make computers easier to use, reduce the amount of electricity usage, create gratis wireless bubbles over large urban areas, and allow super-computing grids of low cost, create millions of high-tech new jobs world-wide, all without costing the taxpayer a single penny.**WorldPeace(TM) is next month's topic.* Is it my imagination or did the U.S. deficit start at about the same time?** Mr. President and U.S. House of Representatives, please take notice

Will this event be webcast to the public by NCAR|UCAR?: 
No
Announcement timing: 
August 22, 2011 to August 24, 2011