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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
April 4, 2009 LUG@GT: Georgia Tech Linux Users Group Atlanta, GA USA Scott McBrien Manning a table at an installfest ~30
April 15, 2009 NYLUG: New York Linux Users Group New York, NY USA Jon Stanley Giving a talk on building a Remix ~50
April 18, 2009 Bar Camp Rochester 4 Rochester, NY USA Karlie Robinson One Laptop Per Child XO Laptop History and mission. I'll also cover how to get an XO by getting involved locally and Internationally through the Fedora Project. Brian Powell also attending Link 50+
April 18, 2009 Palmetto Open Source Software Conferenece Columbia, SC, USA David Nalley Second year conference. Currently GDK has a speaking slot, and ke4qqq is slotted to participate in one of the roundtable discussions. 150
April 25, 2009 Trenton Computer Festival Ewing, NJ, USA Kam Salisbury Staffing an exhibitor booth with PLUG. 500+ last year
April 25-26, 2009 LinuxFest Northwest (LFNW) 2009 Bellingham, WA, USA Larry Cafiero Fedora Activity Day and a booth for the fest. ~500-600 in 2008

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