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From Hadrian Zbarcea <>
Subject Re: Content tracks at ApacheCon Austin
Date Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:06:32 GMT
A SOA track was always popular as well, the 
cxf/activemq/camel/karaf/aries/++ ecosystem.

My $0.02,

On 11/22/2014 12:16 PM, Rich Bowen wrote:
> The CFP for ApacheCon Austin closes on February 1st, so we have just 
> over 2 months to get our content solicited for that event. I need your 
> help.
> At ApacheCon EU this week, I spoke with a number of project PMCs. I 
> requested that they attempt to put together what they feel would be a 
> good track - ie., a list of topics that they feel would need to be 
> covered in order for their project to be properly represented - and 
> then attempt to solicit *those* talks from their user/dev community.
> This has a few benefits over the standard "what do you want to talk 
> about?" CFP process. One, you end up with the talks that represent a 
> full coverage of a project, without big holes. And it's a great way to 
> encourage new speakers who are having trouble deciding what they might 
> speak about.
> I believe I'll be getting tracks from:
> * Cloudstack
> * OFBiz
> * OpenOffice
> * Mesos
> * httpd
> I would ask that you make this request of your project PMC, those of 
> you who have a project (or more) that you are active on. Or find the 
> person who should own this.
> In the coming days, I'd like to build a list of people that are 
> interested in making ApacheCon Austin happen, and in particular 
> helping get PMCs more involved in the process. If that's you, please 
> speak up.
> Question: Do you think we need a dedicated mailing list for this, or 
> should we continue to do this on dev@community? (I'm open to either 
> way, but if folks feel strongly one way or the other, we should do that.)

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