Free Software / Open Source: Information Society Opportunities for Europe? (HTML) [CONECTA2000], European Working Group on Libre Software, 2000. "The working group on libre software was created at the initiative of the Information Society Directorate General, with the purpose to analyze the free software phenomenon, create a set of recommendations for the Community and create a paper to be presented to the Commission. The group featured both people from the Commission and representative members from the EU countries. After several meeting, the group finalized a paper, edited by Carlo Daffara and Jesús M. González-Barahona and presented at the IST'99 conference in Helsinki, during the special session track on libre software, and at the workshop on free software held the 23 of March 2000 in Brussels."