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LinuxFest NorthWest (LFNW) 2012

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  • Saturday, April 28th and Sunday, April 29th
  • Bellingham Technical College
  • Air to BLI, Drive I-5, Rail, Bus or Ferry to Bellingham Port, or Ride-Share

Event Description

LinuxFest Northwest (LFNW) is the 13th annual premier Linux event in the northwestern U.S. Two days of Linux related talks, exhibition space for clubs and vendors, after-fest event on Saturday and the World Famous Raffle. Besides a thousand linux enthusists this event also attracts local residents who are curious about linux.

Event Owners

Jeff Sandys

Fedora Representatives

Jeff Sandys Ambassador more to come

Event Schedule

[Sessions Schedule] Presentations are not finalized, look for a list of fedora events here soon.


  • Demo fedora 17
  • kid friendly OLPC
  • fedora-PlantCCRMA music demo
  • your idea?

Please add yourself if you're planning to spend at least a little while at the Fedora Booth helping out.

Who Saturday Sunday
Jeff Sandys X X
Second booth volunteer  ?  ?
Who's next? Add yourself here  ?  ?

The Second booth volunteer will get a NFNW Tee Shirt, and lunch both days!

I'll have a computer with fedora 16 and 17, my laptop with Planet CCRMA music applications, and a OLPC.

Important Deadlines

  • Presentations due March 1st

Event Budget

Item Cost Comments
Ambassador team lodging $376* Two rooms for two nights (Fri/Sat) at Hampton at the special LFNW rate (~94/night)
Ambassador travel expenses  ?
LFNW sponsorship $400* Silver level with 6 foot table
Buffer $200 Cost overruns, etc.
Printing $20 Handouts of presentation times, etc.
SWAG? $0* USB keys? etc.? (NOTE: not swag already in West Coast event box)

/*/ Tentative budget items based on estimates; upcoming confirmation of costs and/or additional expenses may change the budget in either direction.

Travel Subsidy Requests

Travel Subsidy Requests
Each attendee requesting travel subsidies for the event should be listed here including the information requested in Sponsoring Event Attendees.

Event Report

My blog and others will be listed here

  • 2012-03-06 - Page created