[DC LoCo] Oops... Tabling this weekend!

Ted Smith teddks at gmail.com
Fri Feb 12 02:33:31 GMT 2010


I can be there on the 14th, if that's what you're asking...

On Thu, 2010-02-11 at 20:41 -0500, Kevin Cole wrote:
> I just got e-mail saying Free Culture X (a.k.a. Free Culture 2010) is
> still ON at GWU this weekend... And we were sorta, kinda, scheduled to
> table...  Help anyone?  Given that my last contact with the
> powers-that-be was a few weeks back, and the unconference nature of
> day two, I'm not clear if they're expecting us or not.  Still, given
> the focus of the event, it would be nice to put in a showing.  Read
> on.
> 
> Forwarded conversation
> Subject: FC X: OLPC Learning Club DC, SugarLabs DC, Ubuntu DC LoCo
> ------------------------
> 
> From: Kevin Cole <kjcole at dc.sugarlabs.org>
> Date: Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 15:56
> To: board at freeculture.org
> 
> 
> Hi,
> 
> 
> I attended WFUD last week, but was unfamiliar with FC X until visiting
> the site today.  I am the team contact for the Ubuntu DC Local
> Community ("LoCo"), and a host of the OLPC Learning Club DC, as well
> as a minor contributor to SugarLabs DC. (See signature links for more
> info.) We are now an official Lending Library as well, with up to 25
> XO laptops at our disposal (depending upon how many are on loan at the
> time). I note the pictures on your site from 2008 seem right up our
> alley.  I have just informed my colleagues of the event.
> 
> 
> I realize it's a wee bit late to be asking, but is there a place for
> us other than normal registration, i.e. a table with XO's and possibly
> Ubuntu CD's?  (I'm not sure how many troops I'll be able to rally, but
> if it's not too late to try, I'll give it a go.)
> 
> 
> Thanks for any info.
> -- 
> Kevin Cole
> Sugar Labs DC - http://dc.sugarlabs.org/
> OLPC Learning Club DC - http://olpclearningclub.org/
> Ubuntu DC - http://dc.ubuntu-us.org/ - http://launchpad.net/~dcteam/
> 
> 
> ----------
> From: Kevin Donovan <kdonovan11 at gmail.com>
> Date: Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 16:46
> To: SFC Board <board at freeculture.org>, kjcole
> <kjcole at dc.sugarlabs.org>
> 
> 
> Hi Kevin,
> 
> We'd love to have you join. Sunday, the 14th, is going to be an
> unconference, so we'd love to have you organize a workshop for people
> then. We're trying to get tables, as well, for the first day, so if
> that happens it would be great to have you demonstrate the XOs there,
> as well.
> 
> Thanks,
> Kevin
> 
> 
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> -- 
> Kevin Donovan
> Georgetown '11: SFS
> 630.849.8285
> 
> ----------
> From: Ben Moskowitz <benrito at gmail.com>
> Date: Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 18:33
> To: SFC Board <board at freeculture.org>
> Cc: kjcole <kjcole at dc.sugarlabs.org>
> 
> 
> Kevin,
> 
> 
> I think it'd be great if you could table. We're looking into whether
> the space will accommodate it but I think we ought to tentatively plan
> on it.
> 
> 
> What other D.C. area organizations should we reach out to? Any ideas
> on promoting the conference? We'd love to have you join the planning
> process at our conference mailing list, if you're so interested.
> Here's a link:
> 
> 
> http://freeculture.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/conf10
> 
> 
> Look forward to meeting you next month!
> 
> 
> Cheers,
> Ben
> 
> 
> 


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