Phoronix delivers coverage of the XDC2011 Chicago event, you can read it over here.
"For those that missed out on attending XDC2011 Chicago in
person or missed out on the Phoronix coverage due to the Intel Developer
Forum and other events taking place last week, here's a re-cap of the
interesting bits of information that were revealed during this year's
developers conference that focused upon open-source graphics drivers,
GPGPU / OpenCL computing, and open-source OpenGL 3.0 driver support
being just around the corner. Here's also a collection of photos from