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FOSS4G 2012 @Beijing Canceled?

Earlier last week I was discussing about absence of prominent sponsors for 2012 FOSS4G event with Geoblogger, James Fee on twitter. By big sponsors I meant giants like Esri, Google, Safe Software and others. And today comes the bad 2012 FOSS4G Sponsors news of Local Organizing Committee (LOC) expressing their helplessness in continuing the event arrangements [Read FOSS4G 2012 Cancel Request ].  The main reasons given are lack of financial resources and the unexpected withdrawal of the Professional Conference Organizer.