"Chinese government hosts the "International Linux Standards and Application Symposium and the first National Linux Standards Feedback Session" in mid April.
The Chinese government plays an important role on driving the development and application of Linux in China. China Electronics Standardization Institute, jointly with Linux National Standard Workgroup will host the International Linux Standards and Application Symposium and the First National Linux Standards Feedback Session on 14-5 April, 2004 at the Tianhong Plaza Hotel, Beijing, China. This symposium comes timely as the first set of Linux National Standards ever in China and Asia has been completed last month.
During the Symposium, experts from the Free Standards Group (FSG), government ministers, scholars and experts from the Linux industry will speak on Linux and standardization. Local and foreign vendors and technical experts will hold seminars and workshops to explore the trends and direction of Linux and standardization, both inside and outside China."