I am currently or had been involved in the following
Editorial and Publishing:
As the organiser of a nation wide
programming language conference in India, I know every
aspect of the whole process. Maurice and his
colleagues did an incredible job organising the first
PyCon in the APAC region. Everything from the quality
of presentations, the organisation of the venue, the
contacts made from other APAC countries were flawless.
His attention to detail and strict control of the
proposals submitted were instrumental in making the
conference as high quality as it was.
-- Noufal Ibrahim, Organiser, PyCon India
Maurice has been an invaluable member
of the editorial board at The Python Papers. He has both
helped me complete specific tasks which I have assigned
and also taken ownership of high-level tasks and worked
on them to completion. Specifically, he has done a lot
of the work which relates to the academic content of The
Python Papers. Without him this would not have been
achievable. He is a diligent worker, and a valued
Leeuwenburg, Editor-In-Chief, The Python
Papers (June 19, 2007)
- Publishing Member (2003), First Australian Undergraduate Students'
Computing Conference (ISBN 0646427512)
I worked with Maurice in establishing
and organising the Australian Undergraduate Students'
Computing Conference, one of the first conferences of
its kind in promoting undergraduate IT research. Maurice
brings a powerful combination of professionalism,
creativity and energy to his role in bringing together
AUSCC and creating success in its inaugural year. He
also played a very important role in laying down a solid
foundation for AUSCC move forward and driving its
success in the years to come.
Shen, Finance Officer, Australian
Undergraduate Students' Computing Conference 2003
(April 17, 2008)