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Use this page to track the events you have been to or are planning to attend. This page is meant to:
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[[File:Mascot konqi-commu-journalist.png|thumbnail|right|Meet [[Konqi]] at the events!]]
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This page contains everything related to KDE events and their promotion.
  
*keep track of the status of what's going on for upcoming events  
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==Regular major events==
*keep a record of who helped/organized with past events so we have people to contact next year about the event
 
*serve as a historical record to make it easy to report to the e.V. what events we attended
 
  
Be sure to also notify the [http://mail.kde.org/mailman/listinfo/kde-promo KDE-Promo mailing list] of any new events so that they can be added to our main events calendar at [http://events.kde.org http://events.kde.org].
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===KDE events===
  
== Europe/UK  ==
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*[https://community.kde.org/Akademy Akademy]
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Once a year, hundreds of members of the community meet at Akademy to present their work, plan future projects, build community and get work done.
  
{| border="1"
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===External events===
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! Event
 
! Location
 
! Start Date
 
! End Date
 
! Status
 
! Organizers
 
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| [[Promo/Events/FOSDEM/2010|FOSDEM]]
 
| Brussels, Belgium
 
| February 6nd, 2010
 
| February 7th, 2010
 
| Stall and devroom to organise
 
| <br>
 
|-
 
| [[Promo/Events/CeBIT/2010|CeBIT]]
 
| Hannover, Germany
 
| March 2nd, 2010
 
| March 6th, 2010
 
| Applied for booth
 
| <br>
 
|-
 
|
 
[http://www.froscon.de/en/home/home.html FrOSCon]<br>
 
  
| Germany<br>
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* [https://fosdem.org/ FOSDEM]↗, Brussels, Belgium (yearly)
| Aug 21, 2010<br>
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** About: FOSDEM is the biggest free and non-commercial event organized by and for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers with a place to meet.
| Aug 22, 2010<br>
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** Coordination: [[/FOSDEM|FOSDEM]]
| Eckhart has gotten us a booth<br>
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* [https://qtworldsummit.com/ Qt World Summit]↗, Berlin, Germany (yearly)
| Eckhart Wörner<br>
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** About: QtWS is an annual gathering of Qt partners and customers.
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** Coordination: [[/QtWorldSummit|Qt World Summit]]
| [http://wiki.froscamp.org/Welcome FROSCamp]<br>
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* [https://foss-north.se/ FOSS-North]↗, Gothenburg, Sweden (yearly)
| Zürich, Switzerland<br>
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** About: FOSS-North is a free / open source conference covering both software and hardware from the technical perspective.
| Sept 17, 2010<br>
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** Coordination: [[/FossNorth|FOSS-North]]
| Sept 18, 2010<br>
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* [https://openrheinruhr.de/ Open Rhein Ruhr]↗, Rhein Ruhr region, Germany (yearly)
| KDE and Amarok will each have a booth next to each other<br>
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** About: ORR is an exhibition and congress about free software in the Ruhr Valley.
| Myriam and Markey<br>
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** Coordination: [[/OpenRheinruhr|Open Rheinruhr]]
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| [http://www.kieler-linuxtage.de/ Kieler Linux und OpenSource Tage]<br>
 
| Kiel, Germany<br>
 
| Oct 1, 2010<br>
 
| Oct 2, 2010<br>
 
| We have a booth and two talks (marble and kde 4.5 news).
 
Anyone else interested in helping at the booth please let Bastian know.<br>
 
  
| Bastian will manage this one together with Julian.<br><br>
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==Upcoming events you can be part of==
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== <br> España  ==
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If you want to help spread the word about KDE, here you can find a list of upcoming events to participate in. Add your own event and ask for help on the mailing list, or offer to help someone who is already organising an event.
  
{| border="1"
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Check [[/Upcoming|Upcoming Events]]
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! Event
 
! Location
 
! Start Date
 
! End Date
 
! Status
 
! Organizers
 
|-
 
| [http://es.kde.org/news.php#itemBaltasarenLANParties LAN&nbsp;Parties]<br>
 
| <br>
 
| July 17, 2010<br>
 
| July 18, 2010<br>
 
| <br>
 
| Baltasar Ortega<br>
 
|-
 
| [http://www.opensourceworldconference.com/malaga10/?q=en Open Source World Conference]<br>
 
| Málaga<br>
 
| October 27, 2010<br>
 
| October 28, 2010<br>
 
| Antonio submitting a paper<br>
 
| Antonio Larrosa, Agustín Benito Bethencourt<br>
 
|}
 
  
== <br> North America  ==
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==Past events we attended==
  
{| border="1"
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We keep a record of who organized and helped with past events. This way you can easily find people to contact and get information about the events, the organization process, the attendees, and any other aspect of event organization you may be interested in. The more information you have, the more successful the event will be.
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! Event
 
! Location
 
! Start Date
 
! End Date
 
! Status
 
! Organizers
 
|-
 
| [http://www.southeastlinuxfest.org/ South East Linux Fest (SELF)]
 
| Spartanburg, SC
 
| June 11, 2010
 
| June 13, 2010
 
| Registered booth, attained speaker slot for Celeste<br>
 
| Justin Kirby, Celeste Paul<br>
 
|-
 
| [http://www.communityleadershipsummit.com/ Community Leadership Summit]<br>
 
| Portland, Oregon<br>
 
| July 17, 2010<br>
 
| July 18, 2010<br>
 
| Staffed booth<br>
 
| Lydia, Jeff, Valorie<br>
 
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| [http://www.oscon.com/ OSCON]<br>
 
| Portland, Oregon<br>
 
| July 19, 2010<br>
 
| July 23, 2010<br>
 
| Staffed booth<br>
 
| Lydia, Jeff, Valorie<br>
 
|-
 
| [http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/linuxcon LinuxCon]<br>
 
| Boston, MA<br>
 
| Aug 10, 2010<br>
 
| Aug 12, 2010<br>
 
| Leo is organizing a booth. @zeltak on identi.ca offered to help<br>
 
| Leo Franchi, Itai<br>
 
|-
 
| [http://fosslc.org/drupal/summercamp2010 FOSSLC Summer Camp]
 
| Ottawa, Ontario
 
| Aug 14, 2010
 
| Aug 14, 2010
 
| Aaron Seigo presenting 2 talks
 
| Aaron Seigo
 
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| [http://ohiolinux.org/ Ohio Linux Fest]<br>
 
| Columbus, OH<br>
 
| Sept 10, 2010<br>
 
| Sept 12, 2010<br>
 
| Registered booth<br>
 
| Klaatu, Mackenzie<br>
 
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| [http://utosc.com/ Utah Open Source Conference<br>]
 
| Salt Lake City, Utah<br>
 
| Oct 7, 2010<br>
 
| Oct 9, 2010<br>
 
| Registered booth<br>
 
| Jeremy Whiting, Ryan Rix<br>
 
|-
 
| [http://onlinux.ca/ Ontario Linux Fest]<br>
 
| Toronto, Ontario<br>
 
| Oct 23, 2010<br>
 
| Oct 23, 2010<br>
 
| call for papers closes Sept 30th, 2010.<br>
 
| Troy mentioned he would attend but has not registered yet<br>
 
|}
 
  
== <br> South America/Brazil  ==
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Check [[/Historic|Historic Events]]
  
{| border="1"
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==Materials for events==
|-
 
! Event
 
! Location
 
! Start Date
 
! End Date
 
! Status
 
! Organizers
 
|-
 
| [http://softwarelivre.org/fisl11 Fisl 11: International Forum on Free Software]<br>
 
| Porto Alegre - Rio Grande do Sul - Brazil<br>
 
| July 21, 2010<br>
 
| July 24, 2010<br>
 
| <br>
 
| Tomaz Canabrava, Sandro Andrade<br>
 
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| [http://http://festival.softwarelivre.org/ ENSL - Brazilian Northeastern Free Software Meeting]<br>
 
| Natal, Brazil<br>
 
| November 5, 2010<br>
 
| November 6, 2010<br>
 
| still 2009's, 2010's should<br>go here<br>
 
| Sandro Andrade<br>
 
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| [http://www.latinoware.org/ Latin-American Conference on Free Software]
 
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| November 10, 2010
 
| November 12, 2010
 
| <br>
 
| Sandro Andrade
 
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== <br> India/Asia  ==
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*[[/Booth_How_To|How to set up a KDE booth for a conference/trade show]]
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Information on how to set up a booth and represent KDE at an event.
  
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*[[/Hosting a KDE event|How to host a KDE event]]
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Hosting a KDE event requires some work to make it successful. On this page you will find the information that will help you promote the event, and a list of things to consider while preparing it. If you need more help, do not hesitate to ask us on the mailing list, or directly contact a person who already attended or organized a KDE event.
! Event
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! Location
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*[[/Release_Parties|How to host a release party]]
! Start Date
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Hosting a release party in your city is the easiest way to meet local members of the KDE community and have fun while celebrating the latest technology from KDE.
! End Date
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! Status
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*[http://community.kde.org/Promo/Material/PressKits Press Kits]
! Organizers
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Here you can find more formal documents that could be handed out to the press for major events such as Akademy or the Desktop Summits.
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| [http://foss.in/ FOSS.IN]  
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*[http://geekfeminism.wikia.com/wiki/T-shirts Considerations when ordering T-shirts for events]
| Bangalore, India<br>
 
| Dec 2010?<br>
 
| Dec 2010?<br>
 
| need more info from Pradeepto<br>
 
| <br>
 
|}
 

Latest revision as of 09:44, 9 February 2020

Meet Konqi at the events!

This page contains everything related to KDE events and their promotion.

Regular major events

KDE events

Once a year, hundreds of members of the community meet at Akademy to present their work, plan future projects, build community and get work done.

External events

  • FOSDEM↗, Brussels, Belgium (yearly)
    • About: FOSDEM is the biggest free and non-commercial event organized by and for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers with a place to meet.
    • Coordination: FOSDEM
  • Qt World Summit↗, Berlin, Germany (yearly)
    • About: QtWS is an annual gathering of Qt partners and customers.
    • Coordination: Qt World Summit
  • FOSS-North↗, Gothenburg, Sweden (yearly)
    • About: FOSS-North is a free / open source conference covering both software and hardware from the technical perspective.
    • Coordination: FOSS-North
  • Open Rhein Ruhr↗, Rhein Ruhr region, Germany (yearly)
    • About: ORR is an exhibition and congress about free software in the Ruhr Valley.
    • Coordination: Open Rheinruhr

Upcoming events you can be part of

If you want to help spread the word about KDE, here you can find a list of upcoming events to participate in. Add your own event and ask for help on the mailing list, or offer to help someone who is already organising an event.

Check Upcoming Events

Past events we attended

We keep a record of who organized and helped with past events. This way you can easily find people to contact and get information about the events, the organization process, the attendees, and any other aspect of event organization you may be interested in. The more information you have, the more successful the event will be.

Check Historic Events

Materials for events

Information on how to set up a booth and represent KDE at an event.

Hosting a KDE event requires some work to make it successful. On this page you will find the information that will help you promote the event, and a list of things to consider while preparing it. If you need more help, do not hesitate to ask us on the mailing list, or directly contact a person who already attended or organized a KDE event.

Hosting a release party in your city is the easiest way to meet local members of the KDE community and have fun while celebrating the latest technology from KDE.

Here you can find more formal documents that could be handed out to the press for major events such as Akademy or the Desktop Summits.


This page was last edited on 9 February 2020, at 09:44. Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.