Ubuntu Global Jam is coming and Ubuntu Ireland will again be part of it.

Mike O'Donohue airurando at eircom.net
Mon Mar 21 12:50:34 UTC 2011

Hi All,

Ubuntu Global Jam is a great event for many reasons. It is both social
and fun with many face to face meetups around the globe where people
work and play on an extraordinarily wide variety of Ubuntu related
topics. People will work on bugs (both reporting and fixing), testing
the latest Natty release, documentation, advocacy material and many
other things lots of which probably haven't even been considered as of

It represents a great chance to meet other like minded people and learn
new things but above all the contributions made during UGJ help
Ubuntu!. If you have a Ubuntu related itch that needs scratching the
UGJ is a great place to bounce ideas around and get differing opinions
and pertinent information to help you progress. If you ever wanted to
find out more about the Ubuntu project and how to get involved in any
of the project areas then UGJ is a great place to start.

For this Global Jam it is likely Ubuntu Ireland will be running two

Firstly, TOG, the Dublin Hackerspace have again very kindly agreed to
host a meetup for us on Saturday the 2nd of April 2011 between 10am and
6pm. Details of this event can be found at:


you can sign up for UGJ Dublin at:


Secondly, it is very likely that team members in Limerick will be
hosting another UGJ get together. Again, this is likely to take place
on Saturday the 2nd of April 2011. The venue for this event is
currently being finalised. Details of this meetup will be posted on the
website and LoCo directory as soon as they are available.

As with all ubuntu-ie events, EVERYONE is more than welcome to attend.

Kind Regards,


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