Fedora Ambassadors Meeting Minutes 2006-06-15
- 2006-06-15 22:00 UTC
- #fedora-mktg on freenode
- File:Ambassadors Meetings 2006(2d)06(2d)15_fedora-ambassadors-2006-06-15.txt
- See http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Ambassadors/Schedule and http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FedoraEvents
- Famsco Update
- tchung: Well, we didn't meeting last Monday/Tuesday so there is no update from FAMSco this time.
- Project Reports
- FreeMedia: ThomasChung
- tchung: For the Month of June, we received 102 free media requests and we fulfilled 77 so far
- tchung: The good news is we're still fullfilling requests from May
- tchung: For the Month of May, we received 176 free media requests and we fullfilled 167 requests so far. Thanks to KarlieRobinson.
- VideoContest : AlexMaier
- AlexMaier not present
- tchung: We're very close to finishing up rules and desciption for the contest.
- tchung: and it will be officially announced sometime next week.
- tchung: So you'll see major announcement on this project everywhere in news sites. :)
- Presentations : RahulSundaram
- RahulSundaram not present
- Kadischi report : ChitleshGoorah
- ChitleshGoorah not present
- Fedora Events
- June 17-20 NELS Bethel, Maine WarrenTogami
- WarrenTogami not present
- June 20 HP Linux Roadshow Brussel, Belgium FredericHornain
- FredericHornain not present
- June 23-30, 2006 Fedora, Friends and Fun Virginia Beach, VA USA BobJensen
- BobJensen not present
- July 22-23, 2006 LUGRadio Live! 2006 Wolverhampton, UK JonFautley
- JonFautley not present
- July 24-28, 2006 OSCON 2006 Portland, OR, USA. RichardTuttle
- RichardTuttle not present
- We'll skip ChitleshGoorah's events
- Let's discuss LinuxWorld SF and FUDCon SF.
- Red Hat won't be at the LinuxWorld SF this year
- Just Fedora Project booth will be there.
- We are still discussing the location for FUDCon SF
- So far we are leaning toward Stanford University due to Max's connection.
- Aug 24-26, 2006 III Festival Software Livre da Bahia Lauro de Freitas, BA, Brazil HugoCisneiros or OthonBatista
- Both HugoCisneiros and OthonBatista not present
- Sept, 23, 2006 Cincinnati LUG DemoFest Cincinnati, OH, USA PatrickMcKelvey
- CincyPat: Still working on the location. The local LUG is running it and is just getting started at this. I will need some swag to passout. Primarily a new user event.
- tchung: Make sure submit an official request via the form and email famsco-list.
- Sept,30, 2006 Ohio LinuxFest 2006 Columbus, OH, USA PatrickMcKelvey
- CincyPat: Need to change the attendence to 1250. Would Fedora or Redhat send speakers?
- tchung: Well, you'll need to ask for guests to famsco-list
- tchung: If you need guests from Red Hat or Fedora Project, I would suggest to send out an invitation letter to fedora-ambassadors-list, (correction) famso-list
- Schwag pipeline GregDeKoenigsberg
- GregDeKoenigsberg not present
- tchung: As you know we now have some Fedora Stuff available from Red Hat Cool Stuff Store
- tchung: http://redhat.brandfuelstores.com/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=37
- tchung: Please note according to Max and Patrick, this store is primarily targeted for US Ambassadors and US users.
- tchung: we are working on more similiar stores for other countries/regions as well.
- tchung: At this point, we recommend Ambassadors to produce Fedora Stuff locally then request for reimbersement via famsco-list.
- mspevack: nothing more than I added on the list -- localized coolstuff and swag is a problem we're working on
- mspevack: no one should have to pay that much money on shipping
- tchung: is there anyway we can contact Brandfuel regarding international shipping cost issue?
- mspevack: sure, one of us can give them a call. tchung, put that down with my name next to it. action item
- CincyPat: Where can the famsco-list be found?
- tchung: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Ambassadors/SteeringCommittee
- See Ambassadors Meetings for the next meeting date and time.