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Wednesday 14 April 2019
1830 Registration
1930 President's Cocktail Party

Thursday 15 April 2019
0800 Registration
0845 Opening Address by UniForum NZ President, Bruce Miller
0900
Opening KEYNOTE
The GNU Project
Richard Stallman, Free Software Foundation, USA
1000 Morning Tea and Exhibition Free Software BoF
Stream: Mainly Management Technically Tilted
1030 Why Linux is Successful
Liam Greenwood
Exploration and Visualisation of Reusable Components Using Java
Stuart Marshall, Robert Biddle & Ewan Tempero
1115 Making and Managing Monsters
Digby Turner
Stylish Scripts
Julie Jester, Aus
1200 Lunch, Exhibition, Birds-of-a-feather sessions
1330
PLENARY
Linux in South-East Asia: New Directions
John Terpstra, Aquasoft, Aus
1430
PLENARY
Mission Critical Unix and Fortune 500 Companies
Anne Buzbee, Sun, USA
1530 Afternoon Tea and Exhibition
1600
PLENARY
Standardisation and Free Software
Carl Cargill, Sun, USA
1705 UniForum NZ Annual General Meeting
1845 Birds-of-a-feather sessions
1930 Restaurant at the End of the Millennium Buffet Dinner

 

Friday 16 April 2019: INTERNET DAY
0900
KEYNOTE
An Ordinary Person's View of the Internet
Paul Reynolds, McGovern
1000 Morning Tea and Exhibition
Stream: Mainly Management Technically Tilted
1030 Business Modeling for Internet Use
John Fisher
A Current Perspective on Encryption Algorithms
Lawrie Brown, Aus
1115 The Regulation of Pornography on the Internet in NZ
Edwin Lim
Issues of Trust in Public Key Certificates
Yinan Yang, Aus
1200 Lunch, Exhibition, Birds-of-a-feather sessions
1330 Intellectual Property Rights in NZ
Matt Adams
The Structure of Telecom's IPNet
Donald Neal
1415 Cecil: A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing
John Paynter and Jenny Ong
IP Telephone Networks
Roger De Salis
1500 Afternoon Tea and Exhibition
1530
PLENARY
ThinkQuest in NZ
Sue Leader, ISOCNZ
1630
PLENARY
The Burglar in your Computer: What Remedies are There?
Jim Higgins, ISOCNZ
1730 Birds-of-a-feather and Vendor Sessions
1900 Champagne Cocktail Hour
2000 Gala Conference Dinner

 

Saturday 17 April 2019
Stream: Mainly Management Technically Tilted
0900 SAMBA Update
John Terpstra, Aus
Unix Systems Programming in Java
Jan Newmarch, Aus
0945 Unix at Carter Holt Harvey IS
Evan Lyon
Managing Unix Privilege
Alby Cartner
1030 Morning Tea and Exhibition
1100
Closing KEYNOTE
We Live in Interesting Times
Rolf Jester, Gartner, Aus
1200
Closing Address
President, UniForum NZ
1220 Lunch