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$25M Gift from Tech Entrepreneur and UI Alumnus Thomas Siebel will Fund Construction of Siebel Center for Design
October 2016 - Illinois News Bureau
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College of Letters & Science Professor Awarded Prestigious Siebel Chair
June 2016 - UC Berkeley College of Letters & Science
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C3 IoT CEO Tom Siebel Delivers Keynote Address on the Internet of Things and Sustainability
May 2016
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Siebel Energy Institute Announces Second Round of Grant Winners
May 2016 - Fifteen New Awards to Accelerate Energy Science
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Tsinghua University Joins Siebel Energy Institute Research Consortium
March 2016
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Tom Siebel, Tech Pioneer, Bets Big on the Internet of Things
February 2016 - Fortune
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Tech Tycoon Bets Business is the Internet of Things’ Future
February 2016 - Wired
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Thomas M. Siebel Presents at Baker Hughes Distinguished Lecture Series
October 2015 - C3 Energy Chairman and CEO Outlines Benefits of the Internet of Energy for Oil and Gas Companies
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Thomas M. Siebel Delivers Opening Keynote at 2015 NASEO Annual Meeting
September 2015 - Plenary Address Encourages Development of Smart Policy to Support Full Range of Benefits Resulting from Technological Transformation of Power Grid
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Siebel Scholars Foundation Announces 2016 Siebel Scholars
September 2015 - World’s Brightest Business, Computer Science, Bioengineering, and Energy Science Students Join Distinguished Community of Over 1,000 Leaders
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Tech Billionaire Tom Siebel Launches Institute To Tackle Proliferation Of Power Grid Data
August 2015 - Forbes
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Software Mogul Tom Siebel Funds AI, Drone Research to Tackle Energy Crisis
August 2015 - PCWorld
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Siebel Energy Institute Established with $10 Million Grant
August 2015 - Global consortium for collaborative energy research celebrates debut by providing grants to 24 engineering and computer science teams
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Thomas Siebel Interviewed on CNBC’s Squawk Box
June 2015 - C3 Energy CEO Discusses Impact of Advanced Technology on Energy Systems
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Thomas M. Siebel Joins Japan Prime Minister Abe’s U.S. Abenomics Tour
May 2015 - C3 Energy CEO Discusses Impact of IT Innovation
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Thomas M. Siebel Addresses Innovation for Utilities and Oil & Gas Companies at CERAWeek
April 2015
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Thomas Siebel Addresses Future of the Grid at Wall Street Journal’s ECO:nomics
March 2015
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Thomas Siebel to Deliver Keynote on Advanced Analytics at Energy Thought Summit 2015
March 2015
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Thomas Siebel Testifies To House Energy & Commerce Committee to Address Regulatory Challenges for Energy Sector Innovation
March 2015
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Gift Establishes the Thomas M. Siebel History of Science Professorship
February 2015 - Princeton University
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Thomas Siebel to Headline 2015 MIT Energy Conference
February 2015
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Tom Siebel Keynotes Annual TCIPG Cybersecurity Conference
November 2014
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Siebel Chair in the History of Science at Illinois Named
October 2014 - University of Illinois Professor Recognized with Investiture as Second Only to Receive Honor
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Tom Siebel Keynotes Illinois Computer Science 50th
October 2014
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The Siebel Scholars Foundation Announces 2015 Siebel Scholars
September 2014 - World’s Brightest Business, Computer Science, and Bioengineering Students Join Distinguished Community of Over 950 Leaders
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How Thomas Siebel Talked Half the Nation Out of Trying Meth
May 2014 - Inside Philanthropy
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The World’s Top 25 Eco-Innovators: #15 Tom Siebel, CEO, C3 Energy
May 2014 - Want an antidote to the grim news about climate change? Here are the business leaders, academics, regulators, and entrepreneurs doing the most to make our world smarter and more sustainable.
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Tom Siebel Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences
April 2013 - American Academy of Arts and Sciences Elects 2013 Class of Members. New Members Include C3 Energy Founder, Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer
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Siebel Scholars Foundation Announces 2014 Siebel Scholars
September 2013 - Top Students in Business, Computer Science, and Bioengineering Join Community of 870 Leaders
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The Siebel Scholars Foundation Announces 2013 Siebel Scholars
September 2012 - Community Grows to 800 Leaders in Business, Computer Science, and Bioengineering
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Thomas M. Siebel Delivers UC Berkeley Commencement Address
May 2012 - Thomas M. Siebel, Chairman of the Siebel Scholars Foundation, Delivered the Commencement Address at UC Berkeley's College of Engineering Graduate Ceremony on Saturday, May 12, 2012
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Entertainment Industries Council Honors the Meth Project
April 2012 - Meth Project Program is Awarded 2012 PRISM Award, the Council's Top Prize for High-Impact Programs
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UC Berkeley, Lab Get $35M to Study Big Data
March 2012 - UC Berkeley Receives Combined $35M from The Department of Energy and the National Science Foundation to Study Big Data. Michael Franklin, Thomas M. Siebel Chair in Computer Science, Leads Research Effort
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Leading 'Big Data' Researcher, Dr. Michael Franklin, Named Thomas M. Siebel Chair in Computer Science
March 2012 - Dr. Michael Franklin Named Siebel Chair in Computer Science at University of California Berkeley Professor and Awarded $10 Million National Science Foundation Grant to Continue Groundbreaking Research to Harness the Power of 'Big Data'
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New Research Cites Meth Project Ads as Effective
March 2012 - Study Published in Journal of Marketing Research Finds Meth Project's Approach "Significantly Reduced Future Drug Use"
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Meth Project Goes Digital
November 2011 - Launches MethProject.org, a Definitive Online Source for Information About Methamphetamine for Teens Empowering Them to Learn, Connect, and Share
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Graphic Ads Turn Around Montana Teen Meth Use
September 2011 - CBS Evening News
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Catalytic Philanthropy: The Siebel Foundation Does Philanthropy Differently Than Other Donors
Spring 2011 - Gentry Magazine
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Entrepreneur and Philanthropist Thomas M. Siebel Named Chairman of the Board of American Agora Foundation and Lapham's Quarterly
January 2011
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Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard Announces 65% Statewide Drop in Teen Meth Use
December 2010 - Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard Announces 65% Drop in Teen Meth Use Since Launch of Arizona Meth Project
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Meth Project Named Third Most Effective Philanthropy in the World by Barron's Magazine
December 2010 - Meth Project Founder Thomas M. Siebel Recognized on Annual List of "25 Best Givers" and Commended for Significantly Reducing Meth Use
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'The 25 Best Givers' - Meth Project ranked #3 among foundations worldwide
December 2010 - Barron's
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Tom Siebel on Being Gored by an Elephant
September 2010 - Forbes
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A Golfer Never Forgets
July 2010 - GolfDigest
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Tom Siebel Honored With the Woodrow Wilson Award for Corporate Citizenship
June 2010
WATCH TRIBUTE VIDEO

Do Graphic PSAs Have You Changing the Channel
or Glued to the Tube?

April 2010 - CNN.com
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Emotionally Vested in Directing
March 2010 - SHOOTonline
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Georgia Meth Project Launches Statewide Meth Prevention Campaign
March 2010 - State Leaders Unveil New Statewide Initiative to Address Emerging Social and Public Health Issue
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Montana Meth Project "Ben"
January 2010 - AdWeek.com
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Tom Siebel Featured on CNN Radio With Carl Guardino
January 2010 - CNN Radio
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Meth Project Ranked #5 among Foundations Worldwide
November 2009 - Barron's
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Siebel Foundation Announces 2009 Dearborn Scholars and Expansion of the State Scholarship Program
October 2009 - Scholarship Award Doubles and Now Includes the University of Montana Rodeo Team
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Catalytic Philanthropy
September 2009 - Stanford Social Innovation Review
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The Montana Meth Project: "Unselling" a Dangerous Drug
July 2009 - Stanford Law & Policy Review
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Siebel's New System
June 2009 - NBC11 News: The Bay Area At 6 (Silicon Valley)
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The Mercury News Interview: Tom Siebel, Chairman of First Virtual Group and the Siebel Foundation
June 2009 - San Jose Mercury News
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Hawaii Meth Project Launches Statewide Meth Prevention Campaign
June 2009 - Community Leaders Unveil Proven Meth Project Program to Reduce First-Time Meth Use
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Meth Project Campaign Earns Three ADDY Awards
May 2009 - High-Impact Ads Directed by Oscar Nominee Now Finalist for National Honors
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Colorado Meth Project Launches Statewide Meth Prevention Campaign
May 2009 - State and Private Leaders Unveil Proven Meth Project Program to Reduce First-Time Meth Use
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Silicon Valley Crown Up for Grabs
May 2009 - BBC News
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Tom Siebel's Anti-Meth Campaign
April 2009 - Forbes
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Tom Siebel: Next Big Disruptor
April 2009 - Forbes
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Tom Siebel's Economic Outlook
March 2009 - Forbes
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Thomas M. Siebel: Lincoln Laureate 2008
January 2009 - PBS
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The Siebel Foundation: Strategic Focus Achieves Groundbreaking Results
December 2008 - Smartlink
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Against the Grain
New Year 2009 - Lifestyles Magazine
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The 50 Most Generous Philanthropists
November 2008 - BusinessWeek
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Back to the Garage: How Economic Turmoil Breeds Innovation
November 2008 - Wired Magazine
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The Siebel Foundation Announces 2009 Siebel Scholars
October 2008 - Top Students from Leading Universities Receive $25,000 Award
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Terry Goddard Announces Substantial Reduction in Statewide Meth Use
October 2008 - Office of Attorney General Terry Goddard
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Montana Meth Ads Winning Drug Battle
August 2008 - BBC News
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The Antidrug Lord:Tom Siebel Keeps Kids Off Meth by Pushing Shocking Ads
July/August 2008 - Good Magazine
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Unselling Meth
May 2008 - NOW on PBS with Bill Moyers
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Calif. Judge Apologizes, Pays $100,000 to Software Mogul
April 2008 - Associated Press
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Judge Carol L. Mittlesteadt Issues Public Apology for Her Role in Lawsuit that "Lacked Legal Basis" Against Thomas M. Siebel
April 2008 - Mittlesteadt Agrees to Pay $100,000 Settlement After Losing Appeals in California Supreme Court and State Court of Appeals
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Oscar-nominated Filmmaker Alejandro González Iñárritu Directs New Meth Project Advertising Campaign
April 2008 - Groundbreaking Project Credited With Dramatic Reduction in Meth Use
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Silicon Valley Billionaire On Mission To Fight Meth
April 2008 - CBS 5 News at 11 (Silicon Valley)
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UC Berkeley and Stanford University Launch Joint Stem Cell Research Institute
March 2008 - Siebel Stem Cell Institute Established With $10.5 Million Grant to Fund Groundbreaking Work in Regenerative Medicine
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Siebel's $9M Gift Will Boost Stem Cell Work at Cal and Stanford
March 2008 - San Francisco Business Times
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Illinois Meth Project Launches Large-Scale Meth Prevention Campaign
February 2008 - Aggressive Media Campaign to Saturate TV, Radio, and Print With Anti-Meth Messaging
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The Philanthropy 50: Americans Who Gave the Most in 2007
January 2008 - The Chronicle of Philanthropy
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Governor Otter Announces Groundbreaking Anti-Meth Program
January 2008 - Idaho Meth Project Launches Statewide Meth Prevention Campaign
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The 50 Most Generous Philanthropists
November 2007 - BusinessWeek
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Fighting Meth — With TV Commercials
October 2007 - ABC Nightline
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Key to Success: Montana Meth Project
October 2007 - ABC World News Tonight
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Schools Chief Says Meth Use Declining Due to Shocking Ads
September 2007 - Associated Press
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Survey: Some Teens Find Meth Easy to Get
September 2007 - Associated Press
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The Siebel Foundation Announces 2008 Siebel Scholars
September 2007
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Enterprising Ideas - Montana Meth Project
August 2007 - NOW on PBS with David Brancaccio
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California Supreme Court Sides With Siebel In Malicious Prosecution Ruling
July 2007 - Decision Will Have Sweeping Ramifications on Frivolous Lawsuit Actions
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What Works: Strategies, Approaches, Developments
Unselling Meth: A Graphic Ad Campaign Shocks Teens Away From Drugs

Summer 2007 - Stanford Social Innovations Review
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Thomas Siebel Gives $100 Million to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to Fund Science and Engineering Programs
June 2007 - The News-Gazette
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Lassoing Montana Meth
Tom Siebel Takes on Drug Abuse and Wins

June 2007 - Philanthropy Magazine
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The Meth Project Wins International Advertising Award at Cannes Festival
June 2007 - Anti-Meth Campaign Adds Global Honor to Growing List of Accolades
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The Meth Project's "Not Even Once®" Campaign Wins Top Honors at Effie Awards for Marketing Excellence
June 2007 - Anti-Meth Campaign Claims Dual Golds at National Awards Ceremony
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Meth Project Wins Seven ADDY Awards for Innovative Advertising Campaign
June 2007 - Ads Revealing Dangers of Meth Use Win Silver Honors in Prestigious National Competition
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The Meth Project Launches Statewide Prevention Campaign in Arizona
April 2007 - Arizona Meth Project Implements Groundbreaking Anti-Meth Program First Established in Montana
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New Montana Meth Project Ads Earn Top Ranking on Prestigious Industry List
March 2007 - New Spots from Director Darren Aronofsky Ranked No. 1 and No. 4 on AdCritic.com's Top-20 List
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Meth Crisis
March 2007 - ABC World News Tonight
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HBO Documentary Spotlights Heartland Devastation of Meth Abuse
March 2007 - Bloomberg.com
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Methamphetamine in Montana: A Preliminary Report on Trends and Impact, Montana Attorney General
January 2007 - Montana Attorney General
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Tom and Stacey Siebel Make a $6 Million Gift to Woodside Equine Therapy Program
November 2006 - The Almanac
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White House Cites Montana Meth Project as Model for the Nation
October 2006 - Drug Czar John Walters Commends Program's Innovative Approach to Drug Prevention
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Siebel and Montana - Software Mogul Giving Back to Land, People
September/October 2006 - Montana Magazine
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Teens Across Montana Win Over $300,000 in Cash in the Montana Meth Project's Paint the State Contest
August 2006 - Paint The State Grand Prize Winner and Winners from Each of Montana's 56 Counties Awarded Cash Prizes in Ceremony at the Capitol Rotunda in Helena, Montana
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With Scenes of Blood and Pain, Ads Battle Methamphetamine in Montana
February 2006 - New York Times
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Montana Meth Project Launches Large Scale Hard-Hitting Anti-Meth Ad Campaign
August 2005 - New Effort Rallies Support to Reduce First-Time Methamphetamine Use Among Teens
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