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Fedora Past Events - North America (NA) : 2009

FY10 Q1 (March 2009 - May 2009)


Date Event Location Owner Description Estimated Attendance
March 5-7, 2009 Computer Using Educators Palm Springs, CA, USA Karsten Wade We were approved for a panel discussion
March 9, 2009 Florida Linux Show Jacksonville, FL, USA David Nalley Working on getting a booth, presentation already submitted and a speaker slot acquired. ~300 last year
March 10-12, 2009 FOSE 09 Washington, DC, USA Paul W. Frields Tentative - Work with NoVaLUG/ at booth. No speaker slots available for .org projects. 10,000+
March 12-14, 2009 OSIDays 2009 Chennai Trade Center Chennai,India Balaji Gurudass Introduction to Fedora,Prominent Features of Fedora and How to contribute to Fedora >200
March 26, 2009 Infotech Niagara Beta Awards Buffalo, NY, USA Brian Powell Fedora / OLPC Booth (possible presentation on OLPC project) 500+
March 27-29, 2009 PyCon Chicago, IL, USA Tom "spot" Callaway Fedora / OLPC Booth 1000
31st March, 1st, 2nd April Linux Solutions Paris, France
- Solution Linux 2009 10,000

FY10 Q2 (June 2009 - August 2009)

Date Event Location Owner Description Estimated Attendance Event Box? Report Links
TBA FAD Fedora Devel 2009 Raleigh, NC User:Jkeating Engineering-heavy workshops for development cycle brainstorming 10+ No
13 June Southeast Linuxfest Clemson University, Clemson, SC David Nalley, Ben Williams (attending) New Linuxfest filling the gap left by the Atlanta Linux Showcase when it went to the west coast and became Linuxworld. 350-450 Yes
14 June Docs FAD at SELF Clemson University, Clemson, SC David Nalley Docs FAD following SELF 10 or so No
17 - 19 June Open Source Bridge 2009 Oregon Convention Center, Portland OR Matt McKenzie, Larry Cafiero, John Poelstra (on conference marketing team--able to help locally as needed) New Open Source conference, filling gap left by OSCON for Portland area 500  ??? Decided not to have a Fedora presence at the conference because of cost and

last minute arrangements required

28 June - 01 July National Educational Computing Conference (NECC) (NECC_2009) Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC  ??? (Regional help needed + budget, or may not do show) Biggest edtech show, has dedicated open source pavilion with large number (100?+) K12Linux thin clients and dedicated open source track Yes  ???
13 - 17 July Montreal Linux Symposium Montreal, Quebec, Canada jfsaucier Montreal Linux Symposium 2009 ~700 Maybe To follow
20 - 25 July OSCON 2009 San Jose, CA User:Lcafiero,User:Kwade O'Reilly's open source everything convention 3,600