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From Trevor Grant <trevor.d.gr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Booth at GOTO Chicago
Date Tue, 13 Mar 2018 16:05:48 GMT
Updated with everything I know at this time.

Thanks!

tg

On Sat, Mar 10, 2018 at 1:55 PM, Kanchana Welagedara <kanchana@opensource.lk
> wrote:

> Hi Trevor,
>
> I added few content in GOTO conf wiki link. Please take look and feel free
> for amendments.Lemme know when you have dates and further confirmations
> about Apache booth at goto conf , so we can update more information.
>
> Cheers
> Kancahna
>
> On Sat, Mar 10, 2018 at 10:38 AM, Kanchana Welagedara <
> kanchana@opensource.lk> wrote:
>
> > HiTrevor,
> >
> > I have started adding content.Some of the heading are already add in
> > following the FOSSDEM content.
> >
> > Could you please either share or go to the link provided by Sharan and
> > edit the section of  Why is the ASF attending GOTO?
> >
> > Here is the quick start:
> >
> > 1. Please go to link and click edit button in the up right left corner
> >
> > 2. Bring the cursor to each sub headlines and   as you do like writing an
> > email or just like using open office.
> >
> > 3. You have a preview button to preview your content before publishing.
> >
> > 4. To publish your content , just click on save button.
> >
> > 5. you are done! wiki is fun
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > On Sat, Mar 10, 2018 at 10:25 AM, Trevor Grant <trevor.d.grant@gmail.com
> >
> > wrote:
> >
> >> Yes- I will need stickers/swag.
> >>
> >> As far as banner, I do not have one- is anyone listening in Chicago or
> >> surrounding areas that does?
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> On Sat, Mar 10, 2018 at 10:14 AM, Sharan Foga <sharan@apache.org>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> > Hi Trevor
> >> >
> >> > Do you need any stickers etc?
> >> >
> >> > If you need any general information, then we have printable pdfs of
> the
> >> > ASF information brochure in various languages at the link below:
> >> >
> >> > https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/COMDEV/ASF+
> >> > Information+Brochure
> >> >
> >> > Also do you know if anyone close by have any ASF banners etc?
> >> >
> >> > Thanks
> >> > Sharan
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > On 2018/03/10 15:09:01, Trevor Grant <trevor.d.grant@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >> > > Yes, that's the link..
> >> > >
> >> > > I don't (think I) have access to set up new files.  And if I do, I
> >> don't
> >> > > know how to do it- could someone email me off line and help me out,
> >> > > pls/thanks.
> >> > >
> >> > > tg
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > > On Sat, Mar 10, 2018 at 8:55 AM, Kanchana Welagedara <
> >> > kanchana@opensource.lk
> >> > > > wrote:
> >> > >
> >> > > > Hi Trevor ,
> >> > > >
> >> > > > Sounds great ! Looks like I lost my access right in wiki. I did
> >> > confluence
> >> > > > work for fast feather track couple of years back. Could you please
> >> put
> >> > up a
> >> > > > link and provide me access right I will start adding content
.
> >> > > >
> >> > > > This is the FOSSDEM wiki you are referring I assume ?
> >> > > > https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/COMDEV/FOSDEM+2018
> >> > > >
> >> > > > Cheers
> >> > > > Kanchana
> >> > > >
> >> > > > On Fri, Mar 9, 2018 at 9:01 AM Trevor Grant <
> >> trevor.d.grant@gmail.com>
> >> > > > wrote:
> >> > > >
> >> > > > > Thanks Kanchana,
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > So I've been talking to GOTO for the last couple of weeks-
we
> >> will be
> >> > > > able
> >> > > > > to have a booth there.  No charge (explicitly, I have a
couple
> of
> >> > meetups
> >> > > > > in Chicago I co-organize, GOTO is going to co-sponsor some
> meetups
> >> > > > leading
> >> > > > > up, etc, etc).
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > Would like to maybe start a wiki page on who can work the
booth
> >> and
> >> > when
> >> > > > > (similar to how we did for FOSDEM)- I still need to find
out
> from
> >> the
> >> > > > > people at GOTO, how many ASF members we can let in to work
the
> >> booth.
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > At any rate, I'm pretty stoked this worked out.
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > On Sun, Feb 18, 2018 at 3:26 AM, Kanchana Welagedara <
> >> > > > > kanchana@opensource.lk
> >> > > > > > wrote:
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > > Hi Travor,
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > I can help out for the booth event .I'm currently based
in
> >> Chicago.
> >> > > > > > Cheers
> >> > > > > > Kanchana
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > On Fri, Feb 16, 2018 at 9:49 AM, Trevor Grant <
> >> > > > trevor.d.grant@gmail.com>
> >> > > > > > wrote:
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > Awesome! Thank you
> >> > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > On Fri, Feb 16, 2018 at 9:46 AM, Shane Curcuru
<
> >> > asf@shanecurcuru.org
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > > > wrote:
> >> > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > > Trevor Grant wrote on 2/16/18 10:40 AM:
> >> > > > > > > > > Hey all,
> >> > > > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > > > I reached out to GOTO Chicago for info
on doing an
> Apache
> >> > Booth
> >> > > > > > there.
> >> > > > > > > > > They got back to me with pricing, but
seemed really
> >> > interested in
> >> > > > > > > having
> >> > > > > > > > us
> >> > > > > > > > > and like immediately were saying it
was totally
> >> negotiable /
> >> > > > they'd
> >> > > > > > > work
> >> > > > > > > > > with us.
> >> > > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > > Excellent idea, and thanks for working on
this kind of
> >> stuff!
> >> > > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > > > The quoted cost is $10k, not sure if
it's worth even
> >> > pursuing-
> >> > > > all
> >> > > > > I
> >> > > > > > > can
> >> > > > > > > > > say is that I can work the booth in
Chicago.
> >> > > > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > > > Does a budget exist for this? Have other
for profit
> >> > conferences
> >> > > > > given
> >> > > > > > > us
> >> > > > > > > > > any discounts? Should I just tell them,
thanks but
> that's
> >> > way out
> >> > > > > of
> >> > > > > > > our
> >> > > > > > > > > price range?
> >> > > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > > No, we have not paid for booth space at conferences,
as
> far
> >> as
> >> > I
> >> > > > > > recall.
> >> > > > > > > >  As a non-profit with limited budgets, we
need a very
> >> specific
> >> > > > reason
> >> > > > > > to
> >> > > > > > > > pay for things like this; merely having a
booth is not
> >> > something
> >> > > > the
> >> > > > > > ASF
> >> > > > > > > > would likely pay for.
> >> > > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > > The majority of times there's an interesting
conference
> >> where
> >> > we
> >> > > > have
> >> > > > > > > > the volunteers to staff it, and the conference
organizers
> >> are
> >> > truly
> >> > > > > > > > interested in having an Apache presence there,
they end up
> >> > giving
> >> > > > us
> >> > > > > a
> >> > > > > > > > booth free as a non-profit.  So going back
to them to ask
> >> > about how
> >> > > > > > they
> >> > > > > > > > treat non-profits is likely the next step,
if you're up
> for
> >> it.
> >> > > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > > > I never thought much of this conference,
but it was on
> >> that
> >> > list
> >> > > > of
> >> > > > > > > > top-10
> >> > > > > > > > > tech conferences that was pushed out
a few weeks ago so
> I
> >> > started
> >> > > > > to
> >> > > > > > do
> >> > > > > > > > > some research on it.
> >> > > > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > > > https://gotochgo.com
> >> > > > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > > --
> >> > > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > > - Shane
> >> > > > > > > >   https://www.apache.org/foundation/marks/resources
> >> > > > > > > >
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