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== Who are we? ==
 
== Who are we? ==
  
Ambassadors are the representatives of Fedora to the public. Ambassadors have the purpose of ensuring that the public understand Fedora's principles, and know of the work that Fedora is doing. Additionally Ambassadors are responsible for helping to grow the contributor base, and to act as a liaison between other FLOSS projects and the Fedora community.
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Ambassadors are the representatives of Fedora. Ambassadors ensure the public understand Fedora's principles and the work that Fedora is doing. Additionally Ambassadors are responsible for helping to grow the contributor base, and to act as a liaison between other FLOSS projects and the Fedora community.
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'''Note, if you are just looking for swag, this is not for you!'''
  
 
== What we do? ==
 
== What we do? ==
*Organize Fedora Partipation at [[FedoraEvents|Events]]
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*Organize Fedora participation at [[FedoraEvents|events]]
 
*Talk about the [[Foundations|Fedora Four Foundations]]
 
*Talk about the [[Foundations|Fedora Four Foundations]]
*Promote Floss and other open Source projects  
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*Promote FLOSS and open source projects  
 
*Demonstrate Fedora and other open source projects to the public
 
*Demonstrate Fedora and other open source projects to the public
*Promote Local Open Source User groups with talks etc...
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*Promote Fedora at local user groups with talks etc...
  
== Where are they? ==
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== Where are we? ==
  
Fedora Ambassadors are all over the world, as you can see from the following pages:
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Fedora Ambassadors are divided into regions of the world:
  
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[[File:Ambassador-World-Map.png|600px]]
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| [https://fedoraproject.org/membership-map/  Fedora Ambassadors Map|| [[Ambassadors/MembershipService/Verification|  Fedora Ambassadors Membership Verification]]  
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|}
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More details about specific areas: [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Asia_Pacific_(FAMAPAC)|APAC]], [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Europe,_Middle_East,_und_Africa_(FAMEMEA)|EMEA]], [https://fedorahosted.org/fedora-india India],[[Ambassadors/EMEA/Africa|EMEA Africa]], [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Latin_America_(FAMLATAM)|LATAM]], or [[Fedora_Ambassadors_North_America_(FAMNA)|North Americia]].
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'''Legend''': [[File:map-legend_green.png|8px]] [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Asia_Pacific_(FAMAPAC)|Asia Pacific]] | [[File:map-legend_navy.png|8px]] [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Europe,_Middle_East,_und_Africa_(FAMEMEA)|Europe, Middle East and Africa]] | [[File:map-legend_red.png|8px]] [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Latin_America_(FAMLATAM)|Latin America]] | [[File:map-legend_blue.png|8px]] [[Fedora_Ambassadors_North_America_(FAMNA)|North America]]
  
 
== Joining the Fedora Ambassadors Project ==
 
== Joining the Fedora Ambassadors Project ==
  
[[Ambassadors_Join_start | If you are interested in joining Fedora Ambassadors - Start your Membership HERE!]]
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{{Link/Start|https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Ambassadors_Join_start | If you are interested in joining Fedora Ambassadors - Start your Membership HERE!}}
  
== Meetings / Mailing list / IRC ==
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== Communications ==
  
 
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| '''Meetings''' ||'''Mailing list''' || '''IRC'''
 
| '''Meetings''' ||'''Mailing list''' || '''IRC'''
 
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| Regional meetings are very important to the project, because they allow local Ambassadors to communicate with each other.  See [[Ambassadors/Meetings|the meetings page]] for details. || The {{fplist|ambassadors}} is critical for collaboration.  Please have a look at the [[Mailing list guidelines|mailing list guidelines]]. || The '''{{fpchat|#fedora-ambassadors}}''' channel on [[Communicate#IRC|IRC]] is the best place to go.
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| Regional meetings are very important to the project, because they allow local Ambassadors to communicate with each other.  See [[Ambassadors/Meetings|the meetings page]] for details. || The [http://lists.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/ambassadors ambassadors mailing list] is useful for collaboration.  Please have a look at the [[Mailing list guidelines|mailing list guidelines]]. || The '''{{fpchat|#fedora-ambassadors}}''' channel on [[Communicate#IRC|IRC]] is the best place to go.
 
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== General information ==
 
== General information ==
  
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*[[Ambassadors/MembershipService|Fedora Ambassadors Membership Service]]
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*[[Ambassadors_project_structure]]
| '''Ambassadors Project''' || '''Events''' || '''Misc'''
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*[[Ambassadors/Conduct|Code of conduct]]
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*[[Ambassadors FAQ]]
|[[Ambassadors/MembershipService|Fedora Ambassadors Membership Service]]<BR>[[Ambassadors_project_structure]]<BR>[[Campus_Ambassadors|Campus Ambassadors]]<BR> [[Ambassadors/Conduct|Code of conduct]]<BR>[[Ambassadors FAQ]]<BR>[[EmailAliases|Fedora Project Email Aliases]]||[[FedoraEvents|Fedora Events]]<BR>[[FedoraEvents/Organization|Organizing events]] and [[Event reports]]<BR>[[Reimbursements]]<BR>[[Sponsoring event attendees]]<BR>[[Swag vendors]]||[[Presentations|Fedora presentations]]<BR> [[Business cards]]<BR>[[Ambassadors/PoloShirt|Ambassadors polo shirt]] and [[Ambassadors/ButtonUp|button-up shirt]] <BR>[[Ambassadors:Statistics|Ambassador metrics]]<BR>[[Ambassadors/CustomsLetter|Customs letter]]
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== Fedora Ambassadors Steering Committee ==
 
== Fedora Ambassadors Steering Committee ==
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[[FAMSCO|FAmSCo]]'s mission is to provide the governance and support structure necessary to assist and enable Fedora Ambassadors worldwide.  
 
[[FAMSCO|FAmSCo]]'s mission is to provide the governance and support structure necessary to assist and enable Fedora Ambassadors worldwide.  
  
Information:
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== Tracking Ambassador Requests ==
* [[FAmSCo meetings]]
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* {{fplist|famsco}} Mailing list
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* [[Ambassadors project structure]]
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== Getting Stuff Done==
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Here are a list of trac ticketing systems.  File a ticket to the regional tracs if you need to track something. File a ticket to the FAmSCo trac if you need to reimburse or talk to FAmSCo members in private.
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Regional ambassador teams track requests and tasks in different ways.
  
 
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| '''Region''' || '''Link''' || '''Descriptions'''
 
| '''Region''' || '''Link''' || '''Descriptions'''
 
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| FAmSCo (global)|| [https://fedorahosted.org/famsco/ FAmSCo Trac] || Reimbursements and confidential enquiry with FAmSCo members.
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| FAmSCo (global)|| [https://fedorahosted.org/famsco/ FAmSCo Trac] || Confidential enquiry with FAmSCo members.
 
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| APAC || [https://fedorahosted.org/fedora-apac/ APAC Trac] || Tasks tracking for Asia Pacific region.
 
| APAC || [https://fedorahosted.org/fedora-apac/ APAC Trac] || Tasks tracking for Asia Pacific region.

Latest revision as of 12:20, 22 September 2013

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[edit] Contributing roles in the Ambassadors Project

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Contributing roles
The roles below are only a suggestion for contributing. You can contribute in many different ways, limited by your imagination only.

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People Person

[edit] Who are we?

Ambassadors are the representatives of Fedora. Ambassadors ensure the public understand Fedora's principles and the work that Fedora is doing. Additionally Ambassadors are responsible for helping to grow the contributor base, and to act as a liaison between other FLOSS projects and the Fedora community.

Note, if you are just looking for swag, this is not for you!

[edit] What we do?

  • Organize Fedora participation at events
  • Talk about the Fedora Four Foundations
  • Promote FLOSS and open source projects
  • Demonstrate Fedora and other open source projects to the public
  • Promote Fedora at local user groups with talks etc...

[edit] Where are we?

Fedora Ambassadors are divided into regions of the world:

Ambassador-World-Map.png

Legend: Map-legend green.png Asia Pacific | Map-legend navy.png Europe, Middle East and Africa | Map-legend red.png Latin America | Map-legend blue.png North America

[edit] Joining the Fedora Ambassadors Project

[edit] Communications

Meetings Mailing list IRC
Regional meetings are very important to the project, because they allow local Ambassadors to communicate with each other. See the meetings page for details. The ambassadors mailing list is useful for collaboration. Please have a look at the mailing list guidelines. The #fedora-ambassadors[?] channel on IRC is the best place to go.

[edit] General information

[edit] Fedora Ambassadors Steering Committee

FAmSCo's mission is to provide the governance and support structure necessary to assist and enable Fedora Ambassadors worldwide.

[edit] Tracking Ambassador Requests

Regional ambassador teams track requests and tasks in different ways.

Region Link Descriptions
FAmSCo (global) FAmSCo Trac Confidential enquiry with FAmSCo members.
APAC APAC Trac Tasks tracking for Asia Pacific region.
EMEA EMEA Trac Tasks tracking for Europe, the Middle East and Africa region.
NA FAmNA Trac Tasks tracking for North America region.
LATAM LATAM Trac Tasks tracking for Latin America region.