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

Pau Garcia i Quiles pgquiles at elpauer.org
Thu Oct 22 11:56:02 UTC 2015


Hello,

The devroom has been confirmed. We will publish a call for talks in week.

We have no word of the stand yet, it is usually confirmed by mid-December
or even later.

I'll keep you posted.



On Sat, Oct 3, 2015 at 1:54 PM, Pau Garcia i Quiles <pgquiles at elpauer.org>
wrote:

> 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.
>>>
>>> _______________________________________________
>>> FOSDEM mailing list
>>> 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
> http://www.elpauer.org
> (Due to my workload, I may need 10 days to answer)
>



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Pau Garcia i Quiles
http://www.elpauer.org
(Due to my workload, I may need 10 days to answer)
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