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2020

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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