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From Rich Bowen <rbo...@rcbowen.com>
Subject Re: ApacheCon keynotes
Date Wed, 04 Jun 2014 16:57:23 GMT
I *really*  like this idea.

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Rich Bowen - RBowen@rcbowen.com


On Jun 4, 2014 1:14 AM, "Ross Gardler" <rgardler@opendirective.com> wrote:

> I don't imagine many attendees would be interested in a sponsorship keynote
> per se. However, as part of a "how the foundation works, what it is and its
> current status" keynote it makes more sense.
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> If we do a State of the Feather keynote in EU then I'd like to propose that
> it not be 40 mins of the President talking but rather three or four mini
> keynotes anchored by the President. e.g.
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> - Welcome and intro (President)
> - Celebrate our success (some stats, evidence of our winning Apache Way
> etc. from the Prez)
> - How the foundation works (presented by a Director)
> - Why people sponsor (VP Fundraising)
> - Our culture (a PMC chair)
> - Challenges of managing growth, adaptation to a changing world whilst
> preserving our culture (Prez)
> - A closing rally call for the future
>
> In terms of time this would be something like 5 minutes intro and outro by
> the Prez and 1 minute into and 9 minutes content for the other speakers.
>
> Ross
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> On 3 June 2014 11:06, Upayavira <uv@odoko.co.uk> wrote:
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> > On Wed, May 21, 2014, at 01:59 AM, Rich Bowen wrote:
> > > I'm trying to pull together keynotes for ApacheCon Budapest, and would
> > > welcome some suggestions.
> > >
> > > For reference, the current list is:
> > >
> > > * Whoever is president after the upcoming board is seated, State of the
> > > Feather
> > > * Douglas Carswell, MP Clacton - http://douglascarswell.com/
> > > * David Nalley, VP Infrastructure, speaking about the value (ie,
> > > monetary) of the Foundation.
> >
> > Shane suggested a presentation at ApacheCon about fundraising. I've
> > thought offering to do it, and I think there's great potential, but it'd
> > be MUCH better as a keynote, as the intent is to show the audience how
> > they can help.
> >
> > That could form a part of the first, or last of your above options.
> >
> > I'm happy to help prepare, to speak, or whatever, as is needed or not.
> >
> > Upayavira
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