[ubuntu-uk] meeting minutes and facebook page
john at kernelnetworks.com
Thu Jun 30 08:50:15 UTC 2011
The Student Unions around here will go for 'beer and Ubuntu.'They are
running a serious business with highly liquid cash-flows. Maybe also
consider other reward schemes ?
Looking for a venue in Darlington to hold Ubuntu 'Get-Together.' Then
will also set two more up in other localities, in August / September
time. Need to check whether Uni's are willing to allow non-students to
I have about 20 CD's. However these are like gold at the moment. Need to
distribute them to people who know how to use them. And are more
On Wed, 2011-06-29 at 22:23 +0100, Alan Bell wrote:
> Hi all,
> minutes from the meeting last night are in the traditional place at
> Main topics for discussion were
> * CD Distribution
> we have CDs, we need to get them out there, if you have contacts at
> Universities then it would be great to get a load out to students,
> particularly if we can organise installfests.
> * LoCo reapproval application
> we need to go through this process during the Oneiric cycle
> our application form is at:
> and we have a scratchpad for notes on things we have done as we draft
> the reapproval application form
> /Please add notes, descriptions, and links to articles/pictures of
> things we have done to promote Ubuntu in the UK over the last few years.
> * Books and Butties
> the trip to the british library is coming on, we have a LoCo directory
> entry here to sign up to
> and we have a corresponding facebook event created
> creating the facebook event lead to a discussion about facebook pages
> and whether we should have one, general consensus was "maybe" so I
> created one to see how it goes.
> If we get a few more people who "like" that page then we can get a
> vanity url for it, which is quite the thing to have apparently. It will
> pick up new articles from the ubuntu-uk.org website, which in turn means
> we should really be putting more stuff up there.
> The Open Learning Centre is rebranding, find out about our new name and look at http://libertus.co.uk
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