[ubuntu-uk] Free Software for Non-Profits Day
bdrake at crosswire.org
Mon Jan 17 20:44:11 UTC 2011
On Mon, 2011-01-17 at 18:55 +0000, gazz wrote:
> it'll consist of practical workshops and presentations. If anyone
> would like to get involved or do an Ubuntu-related workshop or
> presentation for non-techies, let me know :)
I'm quite interested and free that day. Please tell me the start and
end times. Might need to stay over depending on this.
> We'll be hiring a somewhat larger venue than usual and working with
> Tower Hamlets and City non-profit umbrella orgs. Time is tight (we
> have budget to use up before March) . . .
Would your budget run to train fare and if needed hostel accommodation?
I would probably come anyhow and pay my own way.
> We're also putting together some helpsheets for small orgs who can't
> afford tech support - I'll be compiling a list of topics shortly, but
> if anyone thinks they would like to do some simple, illustrated Ubuntu
> helpsheets on topics such as migrating from Windows, what kind of
> software to use and how to install it etc etc - also let me know.
This parallels the exercise I'm currently doing for Ubuntu Advertising.
We will be preparing a manual on Upgrading to Ubuntu and the Transition
process. migrating is scary, and so is change. Upgrade and transition
are positive words!
Kind regards, Barry.
Barry Drake is a member of the the Ubuntu Advertising team.
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