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  15th Asian Games Doha 2006
Liu Xiang arrived at Doha 2006 as one of the greatest athletes in the world and....
In a fitting finale to the 15th Asian Games Doha 2006, the 428th and last gold medal was presented to host....
First golds were celebrated, milestones surpassed and records broken at Doha 2006.
www.doha-2006.com   (428 words)

  
 O'Reilly Open Source Convention - July, 24-28, 2006 - Portland, OR
Save the date for the 8th annual O'Reilly Open Source Convention, happening July 24-28, 2006 at the Oregon Convention Center in beautiful Portland, Oregon.
It's a backstage look at the up and coming companies that we believe will have the biggest impact on the world of open source in the year to come.
The O'Reilly Open Source Convention, happening July 24-28, 2006 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon, is where early adopters, coders, expert users, sys admins, entrepreneurs, and business people working in free and open source software gather to share ideas, discover code, and find solutions.
conferences.oreillynet.com /os2006   (406 words)

  
 INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE - OLYMPIC GAMES
From 17 to 27 January 2007, the 23rd edition of the Winter Universiade is taking place in Turin, Italy, which was the host city of the XX Olympic Winter Games in February 2006.
On 19 June 1999 in Seoul, Korea, the 109th IOC Session elected Turin, Italy as the Host City for the XX Olympic Winter Games in 2006 from a total of six Candidate Cities.
The Organising Committees of the Olympic Games (OCOGs) organise the Olympic Games in collaboration with their National Olympic Committee and the host city.
www.olympic.org /uk/games/torino/index_uk.asp   (279 words)

  
  Calendar - USA - 2006
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www.timeanddate.com /calendar/index.html?year=2006&country=1   (232 words)

  
  2006 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The first half of 2006 has been tied with 1998 as the warmest for any year since the 1890s, indicating it may become the warmest year on record, which had already happened only a year earlier.
June 11 - The first tropical depression of the 2006 Atlantic hurricane season is upgraded by the National Hurricane Center to the year's first tropical storm, Alberto.
October 1 - Brazilian General Elections, 2006: Presidential election, Legislative: full renewal of the Chamber of Deputies and renewal of one third of the Federal Senate (one of each state's three seats); State sphere: Gubernatorial elections, renewal of the State Legislative body (State Assembly) in all states.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2006   (4441 words)

  
 2006 in film - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Please note that following the tradition of the English language film industry, these are the top grossing films that were first released in the United States and Canada in 2006; because they may have made most of their income in a later year, they may not be the top-grossing films for calendar year.
The top ten of 2006 as of August 24, 2006 (U.S. and Canada); August 20, 2006 (UK) and August 20, 2006 (Australia) are as follows:
As of July 26, 2006, four films released in 2006 had grossed more than $400 million, reaching international blockbuster motion picture status.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2006_in_film   (1484 words)

  
 Chinese New Year - 2006 is Year of Dog. 2005 is Year of 2004 is Year of Monkey. 2003 is Year of Goat
January 29, 2006 is the first day of the Chinese new year.
2006 is the 7th year in the current 60-year cycle.
Japan is the only country in the world which still number the calender years starting from the ascession of its emperors.
www.chinapage.com /newyear.html   (1076 words)

  
 Open Directory - Sports: Soccer: Competitions: World Cup: 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: )
England World Cup Song 2006 - Coming Back For Moore - The Greatest England World Cup Song of all time "Coming Back for Moore" combines a tribute to Bobby Moore and his team, with a rousing, rallying anthem for the new 2006 team.
FIFA World Cup Germany 2006 Interactive Chart - An interactive chart of the World Cup 2006 implemented as a Java applet.
Official Charity Campaign of the 2006 FIFA World Cup TM - 6 villages for 2006, a joint charity campaign between SOS Children's Villages and FIFA, aims to collect donations from football friends worldwide to provide 800 orphans and abandoned children with a new home in six new children's villages.
dmoz.org /Sports/Soccer/Competitions/World_Cup/2006   (771 words)

  
 Index of Economic Freedom 2006
View 2006 Index of Economic Freedom ratings and rankings for 161 countries, along with detailed demographic data and background analysis.
The 2006 Index of Economic Freedom measures 161 countries against a list of 50 independent variables divided into 10 broad factors of economic freedom.
The higher the score on a factor, the greater the level of government interference in the economy and the less economic freedom a country enjoys.
www.heritage.org /research/features/index   (322 words)

  
 IBM Software - Lotusphere 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Lotusphere 2006, the premier event for developers, administrators, IT and business professionals looking for collaborative software and solutions.
At Lotusphere 2006, Mike Rhodin lays out a collaboration roadmap for industry to follow.
Lotusphere 2006 will feature a new program, LotusphereBootCamp, a conference-long curriculum consisting exclusively of highly technical sessions, with a heavy focus on practical application.
www-142.ibm.com /software/sw-lotus/events/govfor.nsf/wdocs/ls2006home   (345 words)

  
 The 2006 IEEE / WIC / ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI 2006)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The 2006 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI-06) will be jointly held with the 2006 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Intelligent Agent Technology (IAT-06) and the 2006 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM-06).
The IEEE/WIC/ACM 2006 joint conferences are organized by Hong Kong Baptist University, and sponsored by IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Intelligent Informatics (TCII), Web Intelligence Consortium (WIC), and ACM-SIGART.
WI 2006 provides a leading international forum for researchers and practitioners (1) to present the state-of-the-art of WI technologies; (2) to examine performance characteristics of various approaches in Web-based intelligent information technology; and (3) to cross-fertilize ideas on the development of Web-based intelligent information systems among different domains.
www.comp.hkbu.edu.hk /iwi06/wi   (218 words)

  
 Homepage for MobiSys 2006
MobiSys 2006 will take place in Uppsala, Sweden in the middle of June.
Daniel P Siewiorek has been awarded SIGMOBILE's 2006 Outstanding Contributions Award "for pioneering and fundamental contributions to wearable and context-aware computing".
The award will be announced and presented on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 during the opening ceremony.
www.sigmobile.org /mobisys/2006   (132 words)

  
 Vis2006 Call for Participation
Vis 2006 is the premier forum for visualization advances in science and engineering for academia, government, and industry.
New for 2006: The 2006 IEEE Visualization Conference and co-located VAST (Visual Analytics Science and Technology) Symposium will host an inaugural Doctoral Colloquium to support the next generation of visualization researchers.
New for 2006: The IEEE Visualization Conference and Information Visualization Symposium proceedings will be published as a Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics Journal (TVCG).
vis.computer.org /vis2006   (316 words)

  
 BIO 2006
And nowhere is it more obvious than BIO 2006.
Fifty companies and 3000 job seekers came together at the BIO 2006 Career Fair.
Listen to any session from BIO 2006 synchronized with the presentations.
www.bio.org /events/2006   (190 words)

  
 28th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2006)
ICSE 2006 was held May 20-28, 2006 in Shanghai, China at the Shanghai International Convention Center.
We hope that you all had a fantastic time at ICSE 2006 and we will see you in Minneapolis for ICSE 2007.
New Software Engineering Faculty Symposium: Tues, May 23, 2006
www.isr.uci.edu /icse-06   (193 words)

  
 GLOBECOM 2006
The IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) has selected San Francisco for its Communications EXPO which will be co-located its 49th Annual IEEE GLOBECOM conference in November 2006.
Historically the IEEE GLOBECOM conference is focused on research and development.
There will be 13 symposium conducted by the various COMSOC technical committees covering the major industry technologies and numerous hot topics.
www.ieee-globecom.org /2006   (146 words)

  
 In This Year ... 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This area contains a list of interesting reports based around the 21167 titles in the IMDb for 2006.
The form below allows you to search the database for titles from 2006 only.
The A-Z index enables you to browse the titles alphabetically.
www.imdb.com /Sections/Years/2006   (113 words)

  
 WHO | The world health report 2006 - working together for health
The World Health Report 2006 - Working together for health contains an expert assessment of the current crisis in the global health workforce and ambitious proposals to tackle it over the next ten years, starting immediately.
Table 2 reflects data available as on 20 February 2006.
Table 3 reflects data available as on 20 February 2006.
www.who.int /whr/2006/en   (398 words)

  
 Torino 2006 - In the Heart of the Torino 2006 XX Olympic Winter Games and IX Paralympic Winter Games »   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Torino 2006 was an all German success, winning 29 medals and putting them at the top for medals.
Since June 1999 – the month in which the IOC decided to hold the 2006 Olympics in the city of the Mole – everything has changed.
Thousands of fans come from all over the world to delight in the performances of their favourite athletes.
www.torino2006.org /ENG/OlympicGames/home/index.html   (317 words)

  
 ICCS 2006 Home Page
ICCS 2006 is the sixth in the series of highly successful conferences: ICCS 2005 in Atlanta, ICCS 2004 in Krakow, Poland; ICCS 2003 held simultaneously in Melbourne, Australia and St. Petersburg, Russia, ICCS 2002 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands and ICCS 2001 in San Francisco, USA.
These proceedings series have become a major intellectual resource for computational science researchers and serve to both define and advance the state of the field.
The theme for ICCS 2006 in Reading, UK, is "Advancing Science through Computation", to mark several decades of progress in computational science theory and practice, leading to greatly improved applications science.
www.iccs-meeting.org /iccs2006   (244 words)

  
 SAS 2006
The series of Static Analysis Symposia has served as the primary venue for presentation of theoretical, practical, and application advances in the area.
Survey papers, that present some aspect of the above topics with a new coherence, and application papers, that describe experience with industrial applications, are also welcomed.
The technical program for SAS 2006 will consist of three invited lectures and presentations of 23 accepted papers.
ropas.snu.ac.kr /sas06   (384 words)

  
 ICWS 2006
The 2006 IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS 2006) will be part of the IEEE Computer Society Congress on Software Technology and Engineering Practice (CoSTEP) to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of IEEE Computer Society!
ICWS 2006 is sponsored by IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Services Computing and will be co-located with the 2006 IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC 2006) and the 30th Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC 2006).
As in the fourth consecutive year, the program of ICWS 2006 will continue to feature research papers with a wide range of topics, focusing on various aspects of IT services.
conferences.computer.org /icws/2006   (418 words)

  
 IPDPS - IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium
IPDPS 2006 will be held Tuesday, 25 April - Saturday, 29 April 2006 on Rhodes Island, Greece.
Keramidas Travel in cooperation with IPDPS 2006 host CTI is organizing tours on Rhodes to meet the interests of attendees and accompanying guests and to allow attendees to take a break from technical meetings to participate.
IPDPS 2006 was a fantastic success and we look forward to seeing you in 2007.
www.ipdps.org /ipdps2006   (255 words)

  
 bit-tech.net | Most Wanted Games of 2006
Leaving aside the as-yet-unreleased next-generation platforms - who knows what will appear on those - we've scoured the globe for the finest titles that the world of videogame entertainment can offer you; some will be highly anticipated and others you may not have even heard of.
Editors note: Top 10 lists like this are always controversial, and this is just one slant on the Top 10 games for 2006.
We have already had hours of in-fighting here at bit-tech HQ about what should and should not be included.
www.bit-tech.net /gaming/2006/01/27/most_wanted_2006/1.html   (647 words)

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