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Fedora Past Events: 2006

Date Name of Event Location and Short Description Ambassador How'd it go?
Jan 31 - Feb 2, 2006 Solutions Linux 2006 Paris, France - Solutions Linux (in French) is an event for professionals and associations around Linux. Major players will be there, see the map (PDF). Google Translation (in English) AurelienBompard Need to rent a booth or to share one with another association
Feb 4-5, 2006 GNUify Pune, India . GNUnify, the technological extravaganza of "SYMBIOSIS INSTITUTE OF COMPUTER STUDIES & RESEARCH (SICSR)" is being organized on the February, 4-5, 2006. It is "A forum to unite open minds", thus a paradigm of the philosophy, which unifies and strengthens the Free Software and Open Source Software movements. RahulSundaram (Tentative) Presentation about Fedora and on contributing to it.
Feb 8-10, 2006 LinuxAsia/FUDCon Delhi 2006 New Delhi India. The theme for LinuxAsia 2006 alias FUDConDelhi2006 is “The Customer Speaks”. The conference will host customer centered sessions on Open Source Software (OSS) adoption and deployment in various market segments and will focus on the rapid growth of OSS in enterprises, governments and universities across India and Asia RahulSundaram SankarshanMukhopadhyay See FUDConDelhi2006
Feb 11-12, 2006 SCALE 4X Los Angeles, California, USA - The fourth annual Southern California Linux Expo will be held on Saturday and Sunday, February 11-12, 2006, at the Radisson Los Angeles Airport. ThomasChung See SCALE4X
Feb 25, 2006 Fedora Day Hengelo (Gld), Netherlands - The first day in The Netherlands to promote Fedora and to support new users. ThijsHulshof See FedoraDay
Feb 25-26, 2006 FOSDEM Brussels, Belgium - The sixth Free and Open source Software Developers' European Meeting in Brussel -Belgium- [1] FredericHornain
See FOSDEM 2006
Mar 12, 2006 Local organisation, AREL France, Revin
Explanation of "what is a free software?" + Demo of FC5 with Kadischi + Flyers.
This event is announced here on the agenda du libre website
ThomasCanniot See FedoraEvents/AREL
May 3-6, 2006 LinuxTag/FUDCon Wiesbaden 2006 Wiesbaden, Germany - LinuxTag Germany GeroldKassube
See FUDCon/FUDConWiesbaden2006
Mar 13-16, 2006 Jornada de Divulgacion Bogota, Colombia - A whole day organized for an Recognized University in Colombia for conferences on subjects related to Open Source Software as well as telecommunications, medical artificial intelligence and computer science. It will have universities of the country and the world. and JoseTarazona See JornadaDivulgacion
Mar 18-19, 2006 Fedora Core Open Days The first event of this kind in Poland. It will be a conference connected with users and sympathizers meeting, setting Fedora promotion as a main goal. Rybnik, Poland. MateuszHalaba
Mar 18-19, 2006 glugc FLOSS Meet 2006 GNU/Linux Users Group Calicut (glugc) ( ) has been working inside the campus to promote FOSS. glugc successfully conducted FLOSS Meet 2005, a seminar on Free/Libre and Open Source Software. NIT Calicut is participating in FOSS Month 2006 (glugc FLOSS Meet 2006 will be a part of the FOSS Month celebrations). KushalDas Kushal will conduct the BoF
Mar 18, 2006 Introducing Fedora Core 5 St. Cloud Area Linux Users Group (scalug) ( ) Introducing Fedora Core 5 BobJensen BobJensen will be presenting File:FedoraEvents PastEvents 2006 BobJensen/lug-fc5-intro.odp Introducing Fedora Core 5]
Mar 25, 2006 FLISOL 2006 DF, Brazil - FLISOL stands as Latin-America's Free Software Installation Festival ([2] ), and aims to install as many systems with Linux and free software. Also, there is minu-courses and speakings. It happens in many cities and countries and happens in the same day. HugoCisneiros See FLISOL 2006
Mar 25, 2006 CLUG Installfest Cincinnati, Ohio - Install as many FC5 as possible at the CLUG Meeting. Discuss installation, another presentation on XEN To be held at the "Brew House" in Cincinnati. 20-25 people attend. PatrickMcKelvey I'm making copies of FC5. Will offer those under Brazil Rules. ie When loaded and copied, pass it along or return them to me.
Mar 30, 2006 30 minutes presentation Strasbourg, France ChitleshGoorah ["ChitleshGoorah/LicenseESA"]
Apr 01, 2006 Install Party Strasbourg, France ChitleshGoorah - will be held at 1600 to 2100
- will have assistance of one of my friend (fedora user), MichaelClauss
- Ill provide free FC5 DVD to each one who wants to install FC5
Apr 3-6, 2006 LinuxWorld Boston 2006 Boston, MA, USA - LinuxWorld US MatthewMiller
See LinuxWorld Bosten 2006
Apr 4, 2006 A day with Fedora Durgapur, West Bengal, India KushalDas See Durgapur
Apr 7, 2006 FUDCon Boston 2006 Boston, MA, USA - Sequel to the first [[FUDCon] . MatthewMiller
See FUD Bosten 2006
Apr 9-13, 2006 Teachers Professional Developement Training Sonargoan, Bangladesh RussellJohn The training is based on FC5.
Apr 11, 2006 Local LUG - Campux France, Lille. ThomasCanniot Have to translate presentation, and don't think i need any schwag. 20-25 people will be attending.
Apr 19-22, 2006 FISL 7.0 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil - 7th International Free Software Forum
This is the biggest conference for IT Infrastructure and Developers in Brazil.
See FISL 7.0 for more description.
RodrigoPadula see FISL 7.0
Apr 22-23, 2006 lanwelche Strasbourg, France ChitleshGoorah Video Games on LAN
Apr 24, 2006 Fedora Talk (rescheduled) Uttar Pradesh, India PuneetBatura Talking to my school students on FOSS. I think i will be talking on FC 5 since we have a auditorium(of about 250 people capacity) with a projector so place is not an issue.
Apr 24-26, 2006 LinuxWorld Toronto Metro Toronto Convention Centre Toronto, Canada BehdadEsfahbod LinuxWorld Toronto 2006 for more info
Apr 27, 2006 IRC Presentation: #fedora-fr-meeting Fedora and How the French Community can participate ChitleshGoorah ThomasCanniot DamienDurand AurelienBompard [wiki:ChitleshGoorah/fr-meeting meeting minutes] -- Official wiki page -- [wiki:fr_FR/FedoraEvents/vFUDCon/01France Version Française]
Apr 29, 2006 LUGS Singapore Management University, Singapore EugeneTeo EugeneTeo's report
Apr 29, 2006 Linuxfest Northwest 2006 Bellingham, WA, USA GregDeKoenigsberg
Greg's SpeakerSchedule
JesseKeating's report
May 3-6, 2006 LinuxTag Germany Wiesbaden, This event is the biggest Open Source Event in Europe FlorianBrand GeroldKassube ChitleshGoorah see Linuxtag Homepage for LinuxTag details; See LinuxTag2006 for more info.
May 12-14, 2006 ENSOL Brazil João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil - This event is the biggest Open Source Event in Brazil's Northeast HugoCisneiros
See ["FedoraEvents/ENSOL"]
May 20, 2006 Multimedia Day France Cambrai France, This event is organized by a local LUG : Linux-Cambrésis ThomasCanniot See Linux-Cambrésis . Will do a presentation of the Fedora Project in general, the same as in Campux in April 11th. Will request some schwag soon, as it seems to be a small event but lasts 2 days.
June 9-10, 2006 CarolinaCon Raleigh NC - See Carolina Con LeeJoseph See Carolina Con
June 15, 2006 Migrating to Linux: Introduction to Open Source Tools Workshop at North South Univeristy , Dhaka, Bangladesh RussellJohn See NSU Workshop for more information
June 17-20, 2006 NELS Bethel, Maine WarrenTogami Focus on Fedora Education, k12ltsp
June 20, 2006 HP Linux Roadshow Brussel, Belgium FredericHornain HP Linux Roadshow EMEA in Belgium. Do not have any booth however I am going to contact the Belgium Red Hat Regional Manager in order to be present with him at this event. I already know her.
June 23-30, 2006 Fedora, Friends and Fun Virginia Beach, VA USA - Working to be a family friendly vacation for Fedora users and contributors with Fedora related Events BobJensen More Info coming very soon
July 22-23, 2006 LUGRadio Live! 2006 Wolverhampton, UK - Up-and-coming UK Open Source event, by geeks, for geeks. JonFautley See ["FedoraEvents/LUGRadio"]
July 24-28, 2006 OSCON 2006 Portland, OR, USA. The O'Reilly Open Source Convention is where coders, sysadmins, entrepreneurs, and business people working in free and open source software gather to share ideas, discover code, and find solutions. JackAboutboul See OSCON for status
Aug, 5, 2006 My First Mauritian LUG Meeting Port-Louis, Mauritius: Presentation and Fedora Promotion ChitleshGoorah To present the Fedora Project and Kadischi
Aug, 14-17, 2006 LinuxWorld San Francisco 2006 San Francisco, CA, USA - LinuxWorld USA JackAboutboul See LinuxWorld San Francisco 2006 for more info
Aug 24-26, 2006 III Festival Software Livre da Bahia Lauro de Freitas, BA, Brazil HugoCisneiros
See FSL Bahia for more information
Sept, 2006 Linux Day Ilza, Poland - It will be a presentation generally about Fedora, Open Source etc. It will take place at my high school. PawelSadowski More info will be available in September, after the school year starts.
Sept 9, 2006 Linux Day Tirol Hall in Tirol, Austria - Presentation of the local Linux-Community in public inclusive Installationparty ClausReheis see [3]
Sept 16, 2006 Software Freedom Day Kathmandu, Nepal - There will be a Install Fest including Fedora Installation and troubleshooting + a bunch of other activities AbhishekSingh More Information available at here
Sept 16, 2006 GUC installfest Cairo,Egypt - The Germen University in Cairo will host EGLUG (Egyptian GNU/Linux Users Group) to organize InstallFest including Fedora Installations and Demonstration DiaaRadwan More Information available at [4]
Sept 30, 2006 Ohio LinuxFest 2006 Columbus, OH, USA JeffreyTadlock See Ohio Linux Fest
Oct, 11-12, 2006 LinuxWorld Netherlands 2006 Utrecht, The Netherlands - LinuxWorld Netherlands FredericHornain No free booth available for organization. So I send a mail to redhat benelux in order to let them know I ll be there. Waiting after their reply. BTW, I will only be present one day.
Oct 12-13 2006 (tentative) 1er Campamento Playero Fedora Linux Venezuela : Chichiriviche 2006 Chichiriviche, Edo.Falcón, Venezuela - This event is intended for the promotion of open source software and specially dedicated to Fedora. It will also be the first time for gathering all fedora-ve people. It's a beach camp in a very small town with activities related with local schools and authorities. GuillermoGomez Agenda: Guided Fedora Tour for High School students (friday). Various tech seminars and talks on Saturday.
Oct, 16-20, 2006 IV Forum of Free Software Rio de Janero, Brasil - RodrigoPadula
Lectures, Users Group, Install Fest, Free Media
Oct, 21, 2006 Campux Install Party (French LUG) Lille, France - ThomasCanniot
Oct, 21, 2006 PERU Open Source Day 2k6 (USMP-LUG) Lima, PERU - [5] HernanPachas Incentivar el uso y desarrollo de Linux y Open Source Software, invitados - Jon "Maddog" y Ken Coar
Oct, 25-26, 2006 LinuxWorld UK 2006 London, UK - LinuxWorld UK JoeEarly
LinuxWorld UK is free if you register early, and £15 UK at the door
Oct, 28 2006 RENTRÉE DU LIBRE Strasbourg , France. This event is intended for the promotion of open source softwares and linux. There will also be conferences about various open source topics ChitleshGoorah See Strasbourg
Need people at the booth with me :)
Oct, 28-29, 2006 Parinux (French LUG) Paris, France - Many French Ambassadors Report 1 , Report 2
Nov 13, 2006 Vijayawada GLUG Meet/Install Fest Vijayawada, AP, India PrudhviKrishna Location K.L.College of Engineering , Vijawada
Nov 15, 2006 LUG of Strasbourg Meeting Strasbourg, FRANCE. The meeting will talk about the release of Fedora Core 6 and Fedora Project ChitleshGoorah Report
Nov 17, 2006 FACTFest Farmingdale, NY, USA - FArmingdale Computer Technology Festival SamFolkWilliams See FACTFest for status
Nov 20, 2006 VanLUG Meeting Vancouver , Canada. The meeting will talk about the release of Fedora Core 6 and Fedora Project LuyaTshimbalanga Report
Nov 22, 2006 Install Parties Strasbourg, FRANCE. Install Party of Fedora Core 6 ChitleshGoorah Report
Nov ??, 2006 Día Fedora Don Bosco Caracas , Venezuela. Fedora Core 6 and Fedora Project Presentations and Experience GuillermoGomez Don Bosco. organized event.
Dec,1st-3rd 2006 FAD - Fedora Ambassadors Day EMEA Near Basel (Switzerland) GeroldKassube ChitleshGoorah See FAD 2006 EMEA
Dec,1st-4th 2006 PC Fair 2006 KLCC Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) HanafiahMuhamad
Dec 11, 2006 20 minutes presentation Berne University of Applied Sciences
Room E56
New Desktop Features in FC 6 (Fedora Core 6 vs Windows Vista ;-) )
FabianAffolter approved
after 1600 (Time not fix until now)
Dec 18-22 2006 ExpoTecnologica Maracaibo - Venezuela GuillermoGomez Sending materials (freemedia plus banner)