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From Rafael Weingärtner <rafaelweingart...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: CloudStack Collab in Brazil
Date Tue, 18 Dec 2018 10:47:47 GMT
Awesome, thanks Mike.
As the current VP, your participation is very important :)

Also, what do you think about the topics to address at the conference? Do
you have some suggestions?

On Mon, Dec 17, 2018 at 8:50 PM Tutkowski, Mike <Mike.Tutkowski@netapp.com>
wrote:

> I can help out with the CFP (looking through and helping to select
> presentations).
>
>
> ________________________________
> From: Rafael Weingärtner <rafaelweingartner@gmail.com>
> Sent: Monday, December 17, 2018 1:49 PM
> To: users
> Cc: dev@cloudstack.apache.org
> Subject: Re: CloudStack Collab in Brazil
>
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>
> Hey guys,
>
> Have you guys had time to read through this e-mail? Are there volunteers to
> help us make CCC happen in Brazil? We need to provide them the topics of
> tracks that we will be participating until 21/12/2018.
>
> On Thu, Dec 13, 2018 at 7:11 PM Rafael Weingärtner <
> rafaelweingartner@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Hello CloudStackers,
> >
> > I had a few meetings with the TDC folks, and we seem to be moving on.
> They
> > have a slightly different organization than ApacheCon though. Therefore,
> we
> > were asked to provide them with some “track topics” that fit in the area
> of
> > Cloud Computing. Then, we could direct presentations to one of these
> > tracks. The idea is that the international tracks (the ones that will be
> in
> > English) will not be parallelized to enable the audience to attend all of
> > them (this means, one for each day). Also, the tracks will receive
> > presentations from other people that are not in our bubble, and this is
> > great (at least I found this awesome), because different people with
> > different backgrounds would come together on the same track, which in
> turn
> > means, people that might not know ACS would have the opportunity not just
> > to meet the solution, but also the people behind it.
> >
> > So, this is what I have in mind:
> >
> > - Cloud computing (area/topic)
> > - cloud orchestration -- this would be the track where topics
> > regarding features, and cloud orchestration systems (e.g. CloudStack)
> > design and structure would be presented
> > - DevOps -- track for presentations that address the day-to-day of
> > CloudStack (or OpenStack) developers and the daily life of operators with
> > tasks such as debugging and troubleshooting
> > - tests -- track for discussing the Q&A process and testing methods
> > for clouds
> > - cloud open source ecosystem -- track focusing on the cloud
> > ecosystem, where people can address things relating the job market,
> > business opportunities, and the management process of highly
> heterogeneous
> > and distributed communities in OpenSource (such as CloudStack)
> >
> >
> > What do you guys think of these divisions for the CFP?
> > Also, we might need help to review and select presentation proposals.
> > Would some of you guys be willing to help on this process?
> >
> > And last, but not least, it would be awesome if companies linked to ACS
> > are interested to be the sponsors of tracks or the event. They have sent
> me
> > the brochure and sponsorship prospects from 2018 so we can get to know
> > better the conference [1]. The attendance report and prospectus are in
> > English, and for instance, in 2018 the TDC event in Florianopolis (where
> we
> > are proposing to have CCC in 2019) received about 4000 people. The
> > sponsorship prospectus for 2019 events is being prepared, and I guess if
> > there are interested parties on this, you can reach them directly, or if
> > you have some problems to do that, I can help you guys as well.
> >
> > [1]
> >
> https://www.dropbox.com/sh/53ujp2usf402dlj/AAA1a2jZPddGcAT8ZosRiGCAa?dl=0
> >
> > On Wed, Oct 24, 2018 at 8:16 PM Tutkowski, Mike <
> Mike.Tutkowski@netapp.com>
> > wrote:
> >
> >> Thanks, Rafael!
> >>
> >> The dates work for me.
> >>
> >> Get Outlook for iOS<https://aka.ms/o0ukef>
> >> ________________________________
> >> From: Rafael Weingärtner <rafaelweingartner@gmail.com>
> >> Sent: Wednesday, October 24, 2018 5:02:14 PM
> >> To: users
> >> Cc: dev
> >> Subject: Re: CloudStack Collab in Brazil
> >>
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> >> safe.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Yes, they already have a date set. It should be 23 - 27 April, 2019.
> >> I should be talking with them again this week to check what we need to
> >> move
> >> thing forward.
> >>
> >> What do you guys think about these dates?
> >>
> >> On Mon, Oct 22, 2018 at 5:07 PM Tutkowski, Mike <
> >> Mike.Tutkowski@netapp.com>
> >> wrote:
> >>
> >> > Hi Rafael,
> >> >
> >> > Do you have a specific date in mind for CCC Brazil? It sounds like, in
> >> > general, we are looking at April.
> >> >
> >> > Thanks!
> >> > Mike
> >> >
> >> > On 10/1/18, 12:51 PM, "Rafael Weingärtner" <
> rafaelweingartner@gmail.com
> >> >
> >> > wrote:
> >> >
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> >> content is
> >> > safe.
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > Yes, that is what I also believe. From the feedback, I think we can
> >> > easily
> >> > use 10 presentations. I will move on with the organization. I think
> >> it
> >> > is
> >> > feasible to get more room space in case we receive more presentation
> >> > and
> >> > people. I will try to not overlap presentations though (like we did
> >> in
> >> > ApacheCon).
> >> >
> >> > On Mon, Oct 1, 2018 at 3:36 PM Tutkowski, Mike <
> >> > Mike.Tutkowski@netapp.com>
> >> > wrote:
> >> >
> >> > > I guess it depends on how many people expect to be able to attend.
> >> > >
> >> > > Ten presentation slots is probably a good starting point.
> >> > >
> >> > > Get Outlook for iOS<https://aka.ms/o0ukef>
> >> > > ________________________________
> >> > > From: Rafael Weingärtner <rafaelweingartner@gmail.com>
> >> > > Sent: Monday, October 1, 2018 10:10:55 AM
> >> > > To: users
> >> > > Cc: dev
> >> > > Subject: Re: CloudStack Collab in Brazil
> >> > >
> >> > > NetApp Security WARNING: This is an external email. Do not click
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> >> > > open attachments unless you recognize the sender and know the
> >> > content is
> >> > > safe.
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > > Thank you guys for the feedback!
> >> > >
> >> > > I will reach out the organizers to discuss our requirements. What
> >> do
> >> > you
> >> > > guys think that we need?
> >> > > Would 10 presentation slots (50min. each) be enough? Or, do you
> >> guys
> >> > think
> >> > > that we need more?
> >> > >
> >> > > Also, I think that we should also do a Hackathon. Therefore, I
> >> will
> >> > also be
> >> > > asking for a room such as the one we used in Montreal.
> >> > >
> >> > > On Mon, Oct 1, 2018 at 12:03 PM Nicolas Vazquez <
> >> > > Nicolas.Vazquez@shapeblue.com> wrote:
> >> > >
> >> > > > I would be interested in an event in Brazil as well.
> >> > > >
> >> > > >
> >> > > > Regards,
> >> > > >
> >> > > > Nicolas Vazquez
> >> > > >
> >> > > > ________________________________
> >> > > > From: Gabriel Beims Bräscher <gabrascher@gmail.com>
> >> > > > Sent: Monday, October 1, 2018 11:58:07 AM
> >> > > > To: users
> >> > > > Cc: dev
> >> > > > Subject: Re: CloudStack Collab in Brazil
> >> > > >
> >> > > > As a Brazilian, that lives in Florianópolis, I cannot pass this
> >> > > opportunity
> >> > > > ;)
> >> > > > Count on me!
> >> > > >
> >> > > > Em seg, 1 de out de 2018 às 11:27, Tutkowski, Mike <
> >> > > > Mike.Tutkowski@netapp.com> escreveu:
> >> > > >
> >> > > > > I would be really interested in an event in Brazil.
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > ________________________________
> >> > > > > From: Rafael Weingärtner <rafaelweingartner@gmail.com>
> >> > > > > Sent: Monday, October 1, 2018 5:38 AM
> >> > > > > To: users
> >> > > > > Cc: dev
> >> > > > > Subject: Re: CloudStack Collab in Brazil
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > NetApp Security WARNING: This is an external email. Do not
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> >> > > or
> >> > > > > open attachments unless you recognize the sender and know
the
> >> > content
> >> > > is
> >> > > > > safe.
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > Hey Marco,
> >> > > > > Yes, they run a very successful conference every year. I
have
> >> > just got
> >> > > > back
> >> > > > > from Montreal, and I talked with people there regarding
the
> >> > conference.
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > Now, for all CloudStackers (users and devs); I will repeat
> >> what
> >> > I said
> >> > > in
> >> > > > > Montreal. The TDC conference will happen with or without
us.
> >> > Therefore,
> >> > > > we
> >> > > > > only need to decide if we will join them in their Cloud
> >> tracks.
> >> > We did
> >> > > > not
> >> > > > > hear much feedback here, but I will try again.
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > If you are part of the CloudStack community (as a contributor,
> >> > > committer,
> >> > > > > user, operator, and so on), please do provide your feedback.
> >> > Would you
> >> > > > like
> >> > > > > to see a CloudStack Collab Conference in Florianopolis,
> >> Brazil,
> >> > 2019? I
> >> > > > am
> >> > > > > only asking you guys, what you think. I do understand the
> >> > logistics
> >> > > > > problems for some folks to attend a conference this far.
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > Now, about the city; the island has an airport (airport
code =
> >> > FLN).
> >> > > > > However, most flights to FLN will have a connection either
on
> >> > GRU (Sao
> >> > > > > Paulo airport) or GIG (Rio de Janeiro airport); KLM, AA,
> >> Delta,
> >> > > > AirFrance,
> >> > > > > Tap, and others have flights to FLN. I have also found some
> >> > useful
> >> > > links
> >> > > > in
> >> > > > > English that can be used by your guys to check the city.
In
> >> this
> >> > link
> >> > > [1]
> >> > > > > you can information not only about the city, but the State
as
> >> > well;
> >> > > there
> >> > > > > are pages in different languages such as English, Spanish,
and
> >> > German
> >> > > (to
> >> > > > > change the language there is a button in the top-right
> >> corner).
> >> > On
> >> > > these
> >> > > > > other links [2-3], you can find a guide (English only) of
the
> >> > city; it
> >> > > > > contains a brief overview and some details about Museums,
> >> > Beaches,
> >> > > events
> >> > > > > and so on.
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > I would also be happy to answer any other question that
you
> >> > might have.
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > [1] http://turismo.sc.gov.br/en/cidade/florianopolis/#
> >> > > > > [2]
> >> > https://www.floripa-guide.com/attractions/about-florianopolis.html
> >> > > > > [3] http://www.vivendofloripa.com.br/en/home/
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > On Tue, Sep 25, 2018 at 5:42 PM Marco Sinhoreli <
> >> > > > > marco.sinhoreli@shapeblue.com> wrote:
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > > Hello Rafael,
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > I know this conference, last year in TDC Porto Alegre
I
> >> spoke
> >> > about
> >> > > ACS
> >> > > > > > and ansible.
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > I was very impressed with them event support and
> >> organization,
> >> > they
> >> > > > have
> >> > > > > a
> >> > > > > > nice approach involving community in the organization.
They
> >> > also
> >> > > have a
> >> > > > > > good penetration to prospect sponsors.
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > I am able to help you in this subject since I am in
Brazil
> >> as
> >> > well.
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > Best regards,
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > Marco Sinhoreli
> >> > > > > > marco.sinhoreli@shapeblue.com
> >> > > > > > mobile: +55 21 98276 3636
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > Av. Brigadeiro Faria Lima, 3144 - 2º andar – Jardim
> >> > > > > > Paulistano, São Paulo, SP, Brasil, 01451-000
> >> > > > > > Phone: + 55 11 3568-2877
> >> > > > > > http://www.shapeblue.com/ | twitter: @shapeblue
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > Em 21/09/2018 08:37, "Rafael Weingärtner" <
> >> > > > rafaelweingartner@gmail.com>
> >> > > > > > escreveu:
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > Hello fellow devs and users (pardon me for the cross
post),
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > I already contacted the PMC on this matter, and I am
now
> >> > opening the
> >> > > > > > discussion to the whole community. Let’s see what
you guys
> >> > think
> >> > > about
> >> > > > > > a
> >> > > > > > CloudStack conference in Brazil, and let’s work to
make it
> >> > happen ;)
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > Since the rather shameful? situation with the CloudStack
> >> Collab
> >> > > > > > Conference
> >> > > > > > (CCC) in Brazil last year, I have been looking for
possible
> >> > ways to
> >> > > > > > enable
> >> > > > > > the event. And, it seems that I found it, and it is
> >> something
> >> > that we
> >> > > > > > are
> >> > > > > > already used to do.
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > There is a conference series in Brazil called TDC (The
> >> > Developer’s
> >> > > > > > conference) [1]. They run three conferences a year
> >> > (Florianopolis,
> >> > > São
> >> > > > > > Paulo, and Porto Alegre). They have been running for
over a
> >> > decade
> >> > > > > > now. I
> >> > > > > > attended the last one in São Paulo (July 2018) and
it was
> >> > awesome. To
> >> > > > > > give
> >> > > > > > you guys some numbers for the São Paulo event:
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > - 4524 attendants
> >> > > > > > - 6040 online-viewers (some talks are live streamed)
> >> > > > > > - 2927 corporate registrations
> >> > > > > > - 63 different tracks, and more than 300 talks.
> >> > > > > > - 5 days of conference (Tuesday-Saturday)
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > They are in the process of internationalizing the conference
> >> > now. The
> >> > > > > > hot
> >> > > > > > site is being translated, and they are preparing things
for
> >> > > > > > English/Spanish
> >> > > > > > CFPs and tracks. While talking with one of the organizers
> >> > during the
> >> > > > > > event,
> >> > > > > > I mentioned that we have been doing collocated CCC
with
> >> > ApacheCon and
> >> > > > > > that
> >> > > > > > I would love to see CCC in Brazil. Ant it turns out,
they
> >> > would love
> >> > > > > > to see
> >> > > > > > us there in Brazil as well. They offered to provide
the same
> >> > support
> >> > > as
> >> > > > > > ApacheCon provides us. We would only need to organize
the
> >> CFP
> >> > and
> >> > > > > > selection of the presentations. We would also need
to tell
> >> > them our
> >> > > > > > needs:
> >> > > > > > rooms, hackathon spaces, and so on. They are proposing
for
> >> us
> >> > space
> >> > > in
> >> > > > > > their Florianopolis TDC 2019, which will be held in
> >> > Florianopolis
> >> > > > > > city. The
> >> > > > > > event will take place in April 2019 (there is not a
> >> > possibility for
> >> > > the
> >> > > > > > event to be canceled this time!).
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > I can coordinate this process with them, but I might
need
> >> some
> >> > help
> >> > > > > > from
> >> > > > > > you guys. That is why I would like to discuss this
option
> >> here
> >> > first.
> >> > > > > > What
> >> > > > > > do you think about the best dates to run a CCC in Brazil?
> >> They
> >> > have
> >> > > an
> >> > > > > > event in April, other in Jully, and the last one in
> >> December.
> >> > In
> >> > > > > > theory, we
> >> > > > > > can discuss and try to get approval to some other city/date,
> >> > but they
> >> > > > > > recommended Florianopolis/April event. (We talked about
this
> >> > on the
> >> > > PMC
> >> > > > > > list, and it seems that for an international audience,
the
> >> > April date
> >> > > > > > looks
> >> > > > > > the best one).
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > Also, would some of you be willing to attend? I think
the
> >> > presence of
> >> > > > > > committers/PMCs is vital to meet face to face with
the
> >> > community that
> >> > > > > > uses
> >> > > > > > CloudStack there. And of course, the event is way broader
> >> than
> >> > Apache
> >> > > > > > and
> >> > > > > > CloudStack. Therefore, we can show ourselves and hopefully
> >> > attract
> >> > > new
> >> > > > > > people/companies.
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > I am eager to hear your feedback guys ;)
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > [1] http://www.thedevelopersconference.com.br/en
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > --
> >> > > > > > Rafael Weingärtner
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > --
> >> > > > > Rafael Weingärtner
> >> > > > >
> >> > > >
> >> > > > Nicolas.Vazquez@shapeblue.com
> >> > > > www.shapeblue.com<http://www.shapeblue.com>
> >> > > > Amadeus House, Floral Street, London WC2E 9DP
> >> > > > @shapeblue
> >> > > >
> >> > > >
> >> > > >
> >> > > >
> >> > >
> >> > > --
> >> > > Rafael Weingärtner
> >> > >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > --
> >> > Rafael Weingärtner
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >>
> >> --
> >> Rafael Weingärtner
> >>
> >
> >
> > --
> > Rafael Weingärtner
> >
>
>
> --
> Rafael Weingärtner
>


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