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== Dates/Location ==
 
== Dates/Location ==
* Any Day in month of September
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* Any day during September
* Virtual event with local meet-ups
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* Virtual events around the world
 
 
  
 
=== Local Events ===
 
=== Local Events ===
 
* [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWD_Pune FWD'2017, Pune]
 
* [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWD_Pune FWD'2017, Pune]
* [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_Women_Day'17_at_Open_Labs_Hackerspace Fedora Women day'17 at Open Labs Hackerspace (Tirana, Albania)]
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* [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_Women_Day'17_at_Open_Labs_Hackerspace Fedora Women Day'17 at Open Labs Hackerspace (Tirana, Albania)]
  
 
== Event Description ==
 
== Event Description ==
Fedora Women Day is a new weekend of celebration to help raise awareness and thanks for the women contributors across the Fedora Project. Fedora Women Day marks the anniversary of the [[Women|Fedora Women]] team. The event is headed by Fedora's [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Diversity Diversity team].
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Fedora Women Day (FWD) is a day of celebration to help raise awareness and thanks for the women contributors across the Fedora Project. Fedora Women Day marks the anniversary of the [[Women|Fedora Women]] team. The event is headed by Fedora's [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Diversity Diversity team].
  
Over the course of the weekend, we'd like to help bring women contributors across Fedora together with one another. This is a great time to network with other women in Fedora, listen to stories from others in the project, and recognize each other's achievements. This event is primarily a virtual event, and there are plans to do a group audio and/or video call with other women and groups across the world. If you are a local contributor, you are encouraged to try organizing a local meet-up if you are able to. If you are trying to organize an event within your region, contact your regional [[Ambassadors]] for budgetary concerns).
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During the month of September, we'd like to help bring women contributors across Fedora together with one another. This is a great time to network with other women in Fedora, listen to stories from others in the project, and recognize each other's achievements. This event is primarily a virtual event, and there are plans to do a group audio and/or video call with other women and groups across the world. If you are a local contributor, you are encouraged to try organizing a local meetup. If you are trying to organize an event within your region, contact your regional [[Ambassadors]] for budgetary concerns.
  
  
 
== Event Owners ==
 
== Event Owners ==
* [[User:Jonatoni]]
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* [[User:Jonatoni|Jonatoni]]
* [[User:Amsharma]]
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* [[User:Amsharma|Amsharma]]
  
 
== Fedora Representatives for local events ==
 
== Fedora Representatives for local events ==
 
  
 
'''Deadline to confirm participation''': 2017-08-31
 
'''Deadline to confirm participation''': 2017-08-31
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* Plan out an "itinerary" of events / talks / other things to do virtually during the event
 
* Plan out an "itinerary" of events / talks / other things to do virtually during the event
 
* Reach out to anyone planning a physical event for FWD and make sure we are sharing resources and everyone is on the same page
 
* Reach out to anyone planning a physical event for FWD and make sure we are sharing resources and everyone is on the same page
** Planning on organizing a local event? Make sure you let us know on the [https://lists.fedoraproject.org/admin/lists/diversity@lists.fedoraproject.org Diversity mailing list] by the deadline please
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** Planning on organizing a local event? Make sure to let us know on the [https://lists.fedoraproject.org/admin/lists/diversity@lists.fedoraproject.org Diversity mailing list] by the deadline and add [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_Women_Day_2017#Local_Events here] your event.
 
* Get word out about the event on Fedora [[Magazine]] and/or [[Community Blog]]
 
* Get word out about the event on Fedora [[Magazine]] and/or [[Community Blog]]
 
  
 
== Event Schedule ==
 
== Event Schedule ==
 
The event schedule will be published here once it is ready.
 
The event schedule will be published here once it is ready.
 
  
 
== Ideas / Brainstorming ==
 
== Ideas / Brainstorming ==
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* Maximum publicity of the event by posts, twitter, FB posts etc.
 
* Maximum publicity of the event by posts, twitter, FB posts etc.
 
* Creation of one more video.
 
* Creation of one more video.
 
 
  
 
== Important Deadlines ==
 
== Important Deadlines ==
 
* '''2017-08-19''': Begin sending out invitations for speakers / women who may wish to give talks or share experiences during the event?
 
* '''2017-08-19''': Begin sending out invitations for speakers / women who may wish to give talks or share experiences during the event?
 
* '''2017-08-29''': First draft of event announcement should be shared with editors on [[Magazine]] or [[Community Blog]]
 
* '''2017-08-29''': First draft of event announcement should be shared with editors on [[Magazine]] or [[Community Blog]]
 
  
 
== Event Budget ==
 
== Event Budget ==
If you need financial support for organizing a local meet-up, please create a new event as per the guidelines for your regional [[Ambassadors]].
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If you need financial support for organizing a local meetup, please contact your regional [[Ambassadors]] for help.
  
  
 
== Event Report ==
 
== Event Report ==
Not yet available
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TBA
  
 
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Fedora Women Day, 2017

Dates/Location

  • Any day during September
  • Virtual events around the world

Local Events

Event Description

Fedora Women Day (FWD) is a day of celebration to help raise awareness and thanks for the women contributors across the Fedora Project. Fedora Women Day marks the anniversary of the Fedora Women team. The event is headed by Fedora's Diversity team.

During the month of September, we'd like to help bring women contributors across Fedora together with one another. This is a great time to network with other women in Fedora, listen to stories from others in the project, and recognize each other's achievements. This event is primarily a virtual event, and there are plans to do a group audio and/or video call with other women and groups across the world. If you are a local contributor, you are encouraged to try organizing a local meetup. If you are trying to organize an event within your region, contact your regional Ambassadors for budgetary concerns.


Event Owners

Fedora Representatives for local events

Deadline to confirm participation: 2017-08-31

Event Checklist

  • Plan out an "itinerary" of events / talks / other things to do virtually during the event
  • Reach out to anyone planning a physical event for FWD and make sure we are sharing resources and everyone is on the same page
    • Planning on organizing a local event? Make sure to let us know on the Diversity mailing list by the deadline and add here your event.
  • Get word out about the event on Fedora Magazine and/or Community Blog

Event Schedule

The event schedule will be published here once it is ready.

Ideas / Brainstorming

  • Any local groups that want to organize a meetup for this day too?
  • How can we get in touch with local groups who are interested to organize?
  • Maximum publicity of the event by posts, twitter, FB posts etc.
  • Creation of one more video.

Important Deadlines

  • 2017-08-19: Begin sending out invitations for speakers / women who may wish to give talks or share experiences during the event?
  • 2017-08-29: First draft of event announcement should be shared with editors on Magazine or Community Blog

Event Budget

If you need financial support for organizing a local meetup, please contact your regional Ambassadors for help.


Event Report

TBA