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Basic FAmSCo activity

What is this section's purpose?
This section gives some quick health indicators about how much FAmSCo is communicating. Sometimes FAmSCo members can't make a meeting due to travel or conflicts with their $DAYJOB, but the combination of meeting attendance plus email is a nice metric.

FAmSCo meetings

FAmSCo held X meetings in June. Attendance was as follows:

  • FOO

So far this year, FAmSCo has held 17 meetings. Overall attendance has been:

  • 17 out of 17 -- Joerg, Susmit
  • 15 out of 17 -- David
  • 14 out of 17 -- Maria
  • 12 out of 17 -- Max
  • 11 out of 17 -- Luca
  • 10 out of 17 -- Rodrigo

Regional meetings

One of FAmSCo's goals this year is to make sure that at least one FAmSCo member is at each regional meeting that is held.

As of the time this report was prepared, 6 regional meetings held in June had been logged.

  • NA -- 2 Meetings, one attended by David
  • EMEA -- 2 Meetings, both attended by Joerg
  • APAC -- 2 Meetings, -
  • LATAM -- no Meeting logged

FAmSCo mailing list

FAmSco's mailing list received 28 messages this month, which is not good. We need to pick up the pace of the mailing list discussion.

  • Joerg -- 15
  • Susmit -- 6
  • David -- 4
  • Max -- 2
  • Luca -- 1

General accomplishments or decisions

What is this section's purpose?
This section discusses the non-regional achievements within either FAmSCo or the larger Ambassadors project from this month.


Where does FAmSCo's budget come from?
The FAmSCo budget rolls up into the larger Community Architecture expenses. On that page, FAmSCo's budget is represented by the "Regional support" line item.


New tickets Still under mentoring Sponsored Rejected Month
68 48 6 69 May 2010 --Jsimon 12:41, 7 June 2010 (UTC)
80 48 11 54 April 2010 --Jsimon 20:50, 2 May 2010 (UTC)
75 32 7 84 March 2010 --Jsimon 10:00, 1 April 2010 (UTC)
66 10 10 75 February 2010 --Jsimon 14:32, 1 March 2010 (UTC)
50 28 9 57 January 2010 -- Joerg 15:45, 30 January 2010 (UTC)
63 5 10 56 December 2009 -- Joerg 11:35, 30 January 2010 (UTC)
  • by a impulse from FAD-NA - work has started to make the "joining/mentoring Process" more a step-by-step expirience for the Candidates, therefore Ambassadors_Join_start has been set up - main lead Clint Savage

Regional reports

What is this section's purpose?
This section lists the events that were on the global events page as happening in each region, during this month. This section examines the end-result of each of these events, and also reports any general news for the region.



Name Owner Link Event report(s) Comments




Name Owner Link Event report(s) Comments
FLISOL Santiago Antonio Salles / Jonathan Barrios Photos CNN Report Combination of sessions, technical talks, workshops, and hackfests
Pizza Bash Abel Martinez Report Report Floss community installfest / Release party


  • Juan Carlos Lin and Lorsy Julio Joins the Ambassadors group
  • FUDCon Santiago de Chile keeps planning.
  • Fedora CentralAmerica Tour start.
  • RPMDEV had their mensual meeting
  • RPMDEV team activate our local test repo with some packages build locally, this will be an incubator to test and sponsor some of this new apps.
  • Translations, artwork and marketing for F13 was made by latam ambassadors team, to show F13 in our local language.



Name Owner Link Event report(s) Comments
CAT Scope 11- Mansoura , EGYPT Mohammed Safwat [1]
IDLELO_2010, Accra Ghana Isaac Sanni-Thomas [2], [3]
Linuxwochen_Wien_2010 Zoltan Hoppar Linuxwochen Wien 2010 FabianAffolter : Day 0, Day 1, Day 2, and Day 3, Zoltan Hoppar : [4]
GFOSS_Conference_2010 Athens Kostas Antonakoglou [5],
GFOSS_Conference_2010_Thessaloniki User:Cmpahar [6],


  • Status F13 Media Order EMEA [7], [8]



Name Owner Link Event report(s) Comments
FAD Pune Rahul Sundaram Link Report

Release parties

Name Owner Link Event report(s) Comments
Release Party Hanoi Tunta Link Report
Release party Ahmedabad Nilesh Vaghela Link Report
Release party Bangalore Rangeen Basu Roy Link Report
Release party Quezon City, Philippines Heherson Pagcaliwagan Link Report

Note: There are a few more release events in SriLanka, KualaLumpur and Dhaka but we are unable to find event reports for them. All the listed events are F13_release_events#APAC Here.


  • APAC is thinking about a Fosdem like event in APAC.
  • the first Sri Lankan magazine for FOSS related activites.