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Fedora Past Events: 2009


Date Event Location Owner Description Estimated Attendance
January 9-11, 2008 FUDCon F11 Boston, MA Paul W. Frields Development kickoff for Fedora 11; hackfests, technical sessions, FUDPub, fun and learning aplenty 120-150?
January 24, 2008 BarCamp Charlotte Charlotte, NC David Nalley BarCamp Charlotte - preseting Fedora and ideally sponsoring, would like shirts and media.  ??


Date Event Location Owner Description Estimated Attendance
February 02-08, 2009 Mukti 09 Durgapur, India Susmit Shannigrahi, Subhodip Biswas, Arindam Ghosh Workshops, Talks, FAD - Reports ~500
February 6-8 FOSDEM Brussels, Belgium FredericHornain See FOSDEM2009 for status 4,000
February 13-14, 2009 GNUnify Pune, India Rahul Sundaram, Rakesh Pandit, Ramakrishna Reddy Workshops, Talks, FAD, unconference ~800
February 18, 2009 Clemson LUG Clemson, SC David Nalley 50
February 20-22, 2009 SCaLE 7x Los Angeles Clint Savage Full Fedora Booth with EventBox needed 1500+
February 18, 2009 Fedora Infinity Day 2009 Dhaka, Bangladesh [1] Fedora 10 Feature Tour, Fedora Demonstration, Fedora 10 Live CD / DVD distribution >100
February 18, 2009 ITE Roadshow TIP Manila Magie Antonio Exhibits and Seminars >100
February 19-22, 2009 Magnum Opus Benaras, India Susmit, Dushyanth R Talks To be seen
February 20-21, 2009 New Delhi, India Rakesh Pandit, Ramakrishna Reddy Talks, FAD ~400
February 21, 2009 Install Fest @ KGEC Kalyani Govt. Engineering College, West Bengal India Rangeen Basu Roy Chowdhury Install Fest, FAD ~100
February 27-March 1, 2009 FOSSMeet @ NITC Calicut, India Paul W. Frields (remote), Sankarshan (remote) Speeches via video teleconference ~600
February 27-March 1, 2009 FOSSConf Madurai, India Rahul Sundaram Stalls,install-fest,demo ~600
February 28, 2009 Fedora Round Table Karlsruhe, Germany GeroldKassube FRT No. 1 ~20


Date Event Location Owner Description Estimated Attendance
February 18, 2009 SHACS Meeting Huntsville, TX, USA Adam Miller Introduction to Fedora Presentation for Undergraduate Computer Science Students ~50-100
March 5-7, 2009 Computer Using Educators Palm Springs, CA, USA Karsten Wade We were approved for a panel discussion
2009-03-03/08 Cebit Hannover, Germany Robert M. Albrecht Cebit 2009 450,000
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+
2009-03-13/-15 Chemnitzer Linuxtage 2009 Chemnitz, Germany JoergSimon The Chemnitzer Linux-days are an event for everyone about Linux and open source.
See Chemnitzer Linuxtage 2009
25th March Document Freedom Day Opera, Italy GianlucaVarisco, LucaFoppiano Document Freedom Day (DFD) is a global day for document liberation. It will be a day of grassroots effort to educate the public about the importance of Free Document Formats and Open Standards in general. -
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
31st March, 1st, 2nd April Linux Solutions Paris, France
- Solution Linux 2009 10,000


Date Event Location Owner Description Estimated Attendance
2009-04-01/-02 OpenExpo 2009 Berne, Switzerland FabianAffolter OpenExpo, the Swiss conference and trade show for Free and Open Source Software, takes place for for two days at Berne.
See OpenExpo 2009