It would be interesting to combine Calendar, Planner and Remind in such a way that from CalendarMode someone could add appointments to .reminders
Another approach is to use http://sachachua.com/notebook/emacs/planner-diary.el to integrate your emacs diary entries with planner.
DanielMartins .emacs+remind configuration
;; ;; To include .reminders as a shell mode (setq auto-mode-alist (cons '(".reminders$" . shell-script-mode) auto-mode-alist)) (add-hook 'sh-mode-hook (lambda () (auto-fill-mode nil))) ;; From Sacha Chua ;; If you want your schedule to be automatically updated ;; whenever you save a planner file, put this in your .emacs: ;; Remind options (require 'remind) (add-hook 'planner-mode-hook (lambda () (interactive) (make-local-hook 'after-save-hook) (add-hook 'after-save-hook 'remind-parse-planner t t) (add-hook 'after-save-hook 'remind-export-to-diary t t))) ;; Alternatively, you can add the following lines to your ;; .emacs file: (defadvice mark-diary-entries (before remind-generate-diary activate) "Generate a diary file from a .reminders file." (remind-parse-planner) (remind-export-to-diary))