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== 2020 ==
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{{Remember|2=Canceled|1=FOSS-North is canceled in 2020 due to COVID19. The conference will be a '''virtual''' conference in stead, but the community events will not happen.}}
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KDE is at FOSS-North in 2020 with a community day and a booth (maybe a talk if it gets accepted).
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* [https://foss-north.se/2020/index.html Conference Site] Dates: march 29 - april 1, 2020. Place: Chalmers Conference Centre, Gothenburg, Sweden [https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/52565593 Open Street Map]
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* Call for Participation on -community and -ev-membership
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=== Booth ===
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The booth is a lot like FOSDEM: one table, and we can hand out stickers, demo products, and sell T-shirts.
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* Adriaan has a laptop with a promo film
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* Adriaan has a rock64 with Plasma desktop, but no screen
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There's a big-ish KDE logo banner. About 200 stickers, some postcards to give away.
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'''TODO'''
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* Order T-shirts there, for sales (maybe 30?)
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* Order beer mats
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* Borrow a monitor for the rock64
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=== Community Day ===
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We have the opportunity to run a community day in-house somewhere in the city (maybe with FreeBSD).
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'''TOPICS'''
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* CMake for beginners (it doesn't have to hurt)
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* KDE translation (even if Swedish is already at 100%)
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* The QML scenegraph
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* FreeBSD as a KDE development environment
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== 2019 ==
 
== 2019 ==
  
 
KDE is at FOSS-North in 2019 with a community day and a booth (maybe a talk).
 
KDE is at FOSS-North in 2019 with a community day and a booth (maybe a talk).
  
* [https://foss-north.se/2019/ conference site] Dates: april 7, 8, 9 2019 Places: Chalmers Conference Centre, Gothenburg, Sweden [https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/52565593 Open Street Map]
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* [https://foss-north.se/2019/ conference site] Dates: april 7, 8, 9 2019 Places: Chalmers Conference Centre, Gothenburg, Sweden [https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/52565593 Open Street Map]
* Call for Participation on -community and -ev-membership
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* Call for Participation on -community and -ev-membership
  
 
=== Booth ===
 
=== Booth ===
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The booth is a lot like FOSDEM: one table, and we can hand out stickers, demo products, and sell T-shirts.
 
The booth is a lot like FOSDEM: one table, and we can hand out stickers, demo products, and sell T-shirts.
  
'''TODO:''' table of stuff to bring / who does what
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* Adriaan has a laptop with a promo film
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* Adriaan has a mini-pc with touchscreen for touch demo
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* Adriaan has a rock64 with Plasma desktop, but no screen
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There's a big-ish KDE logo banner. About 200 stickers, some postcards to give away.
  
 
=== Community Day ===
 
=== Community Day ===
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We have the opportunity to run a community day in-house with a friendly C++-oriented company in Gothenburg. (It's also on the opposite shore of the harbour, which means a neat ferry-ride).
 
We have the opportunity to run a community day in-house with a friendly C++-oriented company in Gothenburg. (It's also on the opposite shore of the harbour, which means a neat ferry-ride).
  
'''TODO:''' topics, attendees?
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In cooperation with GBG-CPP, [https://www.meetup.com/gbgcpp/ meetup-link]. Schedule [https://foss-north.se/2019/community-day.html#social overview].
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Topics:
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==== 13:00 Part 1: How to become a KDE contributor ====
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*    How to setup the KDE developer tool chain [https://community.kde.org/Get_Involved/development get involved]
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*    How to find features/bugs to work on
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*    How to submit a patch [https://community.kde.org/Get_Involved/development#Submit_a_patch patch]
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*    Discuss KDE best practices [https://community.kde.org/Get_Involved/development#Best_practices_.26_other_useful_information best practices]
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*    Find an actual KDE feature/bug to do some investigation/work on.
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*    We will sit in one big group doing MOB programming or split up in smaller groups depending on interest/knowledge level.
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Depending on the level of attendance and enthusiasm:
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* Quick Modern CMake for C++
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* FreeBSD as a KDE development platform
  
 
== 2018 ==
 
== 2018 ==

Latest revision as of 13:55, 19 March 2020

2020

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Canceled
FOSS-North is canceled in 2020 due to COVID19. The conference will be a virtual conference in stead, but the community events will not happen.


KDE is at FOSS-North in 2020 with a community day and a booth (maybe a talk if it gets accepted).

  • Conference Site Dates: march 29 - april 1, 2020. Place: Chalmers Conference Centre, Gothenburg, Sweden Open Street Map
  • Call for Participation on -community and -ev-membership

Booth

The booth is a lot like FOSDEM: one table, and we can hand out stickers, demo products, and sell T-shirts.

  • Adriaan has a laptop with a promo film
  • Adriaan has a rock64 with Plasma desktop, but no screen

There's a big-ish KDE logo banner. About 200 stickers, some postcards to give away.

TODO

  • Order T-shirts there, for sales (maybe 30?)
  • Order beer mats
  • Borrow a monitor for the rock64

Community Day

We have the opportunity to run a community day in-house somewhere in the city (maybe with FreeBSD).

TOPICS

  • CMake for beginners (it doesn't have to hurt)
  • KDE translation (even if Swedish is already at 100%)
  • The QML scenegraph
  • FreeBSD as a KDE development environment

2019

KDE is at FOSS-North in 2019 with a community day and a booth (maybe a talk).

  • conference site Dates: april 7, 8, 9 2019 Places: Chalmers Conference Centre, Gothenburg, Sweden Open Street Map
  • Call for Participation on -community and -ev-membership

Booth

The booth is a lot like FOSDEM: one table, and we can hand out stickers, demo products, and sell T-shirts.

  • Adriaan has a laptop with a promo film
  • Adriaan has a mini-pc with touchscreen for touch demo
  • Adriaan has a rock64 with Plasma desktop, but no screen

There's a big-ish KDE logo banner. About 200 stickers, some postcards to give away.

Community Day

We have the opportunity to run a community day in-house with a friendly C++-oriented company in Gothenburg. (It's also on the opposite shore of the harbour, which means a neat ferry-ride).

In cooperation with GBG-CPP, meetup-link. Schedule overview.

Topics:

13:00 Part 1: How to become a KDE contributor

  • How to setup the KDE developer tool chain get involved
  • How to find features/bugs to work on
  • How to submit a patch patch
  • Discuss KDE best practices best practices
  • Find an actual KDE feature/bug to do some investigation/work on.
  • We will sit in one big group doing MOB programming or split up in smaller groups depending on interest/knowledge level.

Depending on the level of attendance and enthusiasm:

  • Quick Modern CMake for C++
  • FreeBSD as a KDE development platform

2018

KDE was at FOSS-North in 2018 with a booth and a talk on KDE governance.


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