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South East Asia Translation Challenge 2016/2017

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South East Asia Translation Challenge 2016/2017

South East Asia Translation Challenge will be a row of special Activity Day (weekend) in the region, to win new contributors for translation and create awareness for Fedora in this region.


  • Brunei
  • Cambodia
  • East Timor
  • Indonesia
  • Laos
  • Malaysia
  • Myanmar
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam

Success Criteria

  • TBD

Date & Location

December 2016 - January 2017 - February 2017 - March 2017 (on weekend in this time frame, decision will follow up) Ideally this should happen during open translation Windows. For languages with 0% translation status this is not a blocker.

Country City Place Languages Estimated cost Ticket Responsible Person Approved Amount Remark Report
- - - - - - - - - -

Event Budget

at FAD Kuala Lumpur 3.000$ was assigned to this event, this is not finally it waits for the general budget approval.


  • Registration App for sending only out the required shirts
    • centralized via google forms
    • start December 2016
    • registration closed February 2017
  • Packages, Website and Documentation list for translation. (Group to decide list)
  • How to Guides for new members? (Tutorial/Videos)
    • If not guide, Hangout sessions with participants.
    • This will be help to Ambassadors for organizing event locally.
  • Marketing material for Ambassadors to advertising event locally.
    • Badges for organizer, speaker and attendees, hero of translation sprint (ranking 1-10)
    • Communityblog article to animate the Ambassadors to help
    • marketing amongst the Ambassadors during FUDCon Phnom Penh
    • Fedora Magazine article, when the registration opens
      • pushing it to g+, fb and other channels
    • Fedora Magazine article, after the events with the results (metrics)
  • Remote help during sprints.


Instructions phase (December 2016/January 2017)

  • online instruction with the participating Ambassadors

Registration phase:

  • online registration for participants in order to receive their shirt during the weekend


  • Introduction to Fedora
  • First Steps as Fedora Contributor
    • getting FAS account!
  • Introduction to Translation and Zanata
    • getting Zanata account


  • Translation Challenge


  • Translation Challenge