[kde-community] Fwd: [FOSDEM] FOSDEM 2016: Call for Participation

Pau Garcia i Quiles pgquiles at elpauer.org
Sat Oct 3 11:54:32 UTC 2015


Hello,

Great, thank you. We are still months away from confirmation of the devroom
but I'm confident we will get it.

On Sat, Oct 3, 2015 at 1:50 PM, Riccardo Iaconelli <riccardo at kde.org> wrote:

> Just FYI, I plan on submitting a talk... I am not sure what I could need
> help with, but in case you have ideas, please reach to me :-)
>
> -Riccardo
> Il 28/set/2015 09:19 AM, "Lydia Pintscher" <lydia at kde.org> ha scritto:
>
>> Hey folks :)
>>
>> Pau was awesome and already requested the devroom and stand for us for
>> FOSDEM 2016. The call for maintrack speakers is also open now. If you
>> can think of something cool please do submit a talk. It'd be great to
>> have one of us on the main stage talking about a KDE-related topic. If
>> you need help let me know.
>>
>>
>> Cheers
>> Lydia
>>
>>
>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>> From: Alasdair G Kergon <agk at fosdem.org>
>> Date: Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 11:14 PM
>> Subject: [FOSDEM] FOSDEM 2016: Call for Participation
>> To: fosdem at lists.fosdem.org
>>
>>
>> FOSDEM offers open source and free software developers a place to
>> meet, share ideas and collaborate.  Renowned for being highly
>> developer-oriented, the event brings together some 5000+ geeks from
>> all over the world.
>>
>> The sixteenth edition will take place on Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st
>> January 2016 at the usual location: ULB Campus Solbosch in Brussels.
>>
>> We now invite proposals for main track presentations, developer rooms,
>> stands and lightning talks.
>>
>> Main Tracks
>> -----------
>> Previous editions have featured main tracks centered around security,
>> operating system development, community building, and many other
>> topics.  Presentations are expected to be 50 minutes long and should
>> cater to a varied technical audience.  The conference covers
>> reasonable travel expenses agreed in advance and arranges
>> accommodation for accepted main track speakers.
>>
>> Proposals for main track presentations should be submitted using
>> Pentabarf:
>>   https://fosdem.org/submit
>>
>> This year, submissions will be reviewed in two batches, beginning with
>> those received by 16 October.
>>
>> Questions or remarks?  Contact us at program at fosdem.org.
>>
>> Key dates:
>>     16 October
>>        - deadline for first batch of main track proposals
>>
>>     30 October
>>        - final deadline for main track proposals
>>
>>     2 November onwards
>>        - main track talks announced (in batches)
>>
>> Developer Rooms
>> ---------------
>> Developer rooms are assigned to self-organising groups to work
>> together on open source and free software projects, to discuss topics
>> relevant to a broader subset of the community, etc.  Content may be
>> scheduled in any format, subject to approval.  Popular formats include
>> presentation tracks, hacking sessions and panel discussions.
>> Proposals involving collaboration across project or domain boundaries
>> are strongly encouraged.
>>
>> Developer room proposals should be submitted through the form at
>>   https://fosdem.org/devroom
>> which contains further information.
>>
>> Questions or remarks?  Contact us at devrooms at fosdem.org.
>>
>> Key dates:
>>     9 October
>>        - deadline for developer room proposals
>>
>>     19 October
>>        - accepted developer rooms announced
>>
>>     2 November (or earlier)
>>        - developer rooms issue Calls for Participation
>>
>>     18 December (or earlier)
>>        - developer rooms publish complete schedules
>>
>> Stands
>> ------
>> FOSDEM offers open source and free software projects the opportunity
>> to display their work during the event. At its stand, a project can
>> share information, demo software, sell merchandise, give away goodies,
>> and so on, and personally interact with the visitors.
>>
>> What we offer:
>>
>> - one 180x80cm table, positioned in one of the buildings with
>>   developer rooms, for the entire duration of the conference. In some
>>   cases, a second table may be possible, if you have a good reason to
>>   need two.
>> - two chairs per table
>> - one power socket type C/E (if you require adapters or additional
>>   sockets, please bring them yourself)
>> - fast uplink shared wireless Internet access
>>
>> To apply, please fill out the form at:
>>   https://fosdem.org/stands
>> which contains further information.
>>
>> Questions or remarks?  Contact us at stands at fosdem.org.
>>
>> Key dates:
>>     13 November
>>        - deadline for stand proposals
>>
>>     30 November
>>        - accepted stands announced
>>
>> Lightning talks
>> ---------------
>> Lighting talks are short - 15 minutes - talks on a wide variety of
>> topics.  Anyone who has something interesting to say about an open
>> source or free software topic can apply.  We particularly encourage
>> topics that do not fit in any of the developer rooms.
>>
>> Proposals for lightning talks should be submitted using Pentabarf:
>>
>>   https://fosdem.org/submit
>>
>> Please select "Lightning Talks" in the "track" field.
>>
>> Questions or remarks?  Contact us at lightningtalks at fosdem.org.
>>
>> Key dates:
>>     27 November
>>        - deadline for lightning talk proposals
>>
>>     14 December
>>        - accepted lightning talks announced
>>
>> All deadlines are at 23.59 UTC.
>>
>> _______________________________________________
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>> FOSDEM at lists.fosdem.org
>> https://lists.fosdem.org/listinfo/fosdem
>>
>> --
>> Lydia Pintscher - http://about.me/lydia.pintscher
>> KDE e.V. Board of Directors / KDE Community Working Group
>> http://kde.org - http://open-advice.org
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Pau Garcia i Quiles
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