[sf-lug] LUGs at SCALE

jim jim at systemateka.com
Thu Jan 9 10:44:07 PST 2014


Thanks, Larry, 
    Let me know the logistics of getting any 
Felton LUG printed material down there. I'll 
pay attention to the Felton LUG mail. 
    Either email address is fine: 
jim at well.com 
or 
jim at systemateka.com 




On Thu, 2014-01-09 at 10:24 -0800, Larry Cafiero wrote:
> Jim --
> 
> "There's a possibility" is probably taking it too lightly. You should
> say, "there's a good chance." :-)
> 
> Felton LUG would gladly provide some materials for a table, and while
> I'll be at SCALE 12X, my time will be limited because I'm "working" at
> the show as the publicity chairperson. I think it's a fantastic idea
> to have a table there, as many of the 2,000 or so attendees at SCALE
> come from Northern California.
> 
> I will post this to the Felton LUG list, and feel free to send me an
> e-mail off-list with an address you'd like to use, and I'll put you on
> the Felton LUG e-mail list (as an aside, we are hosting a
> reorganizational meeting on Saturday). That also goes for anyone else
> on the SF-LUG list who would like to keep abreast of what we're doing
> in Felton.
> 
> Meanwhile, whether or not you spend time at the booth Jim is
> organizing (and you should), I hope you all consider visiting SCALE
> 12X on Feb. 21-23 -- it's the first-of-the-year Linux/FOSS expo in
> North America, and it's the largest community-run Linux/FOSS show on
> the North American continent, hosting about 100 exhibitors and about
> 90 speakers over the three-day period.
> 
> Larry Cafiero (writing in his capacity as Felton LUG organizer and
> SCALE 12X publicity chair)
> 
> 
> 
> On Thu, Jan 9, 2014 at 9:58 AM, jim <jim at systemateka.com> wrote:
> >
> > Regarding
> > Southern California Linux Expo (SCALE)
> > Friday, February 21, through Sunday, February 23
> > Hilton Los Angeles Airport hotel
> > https://www.socallinuxexpo.org/scale12x
> >
> > There is a possibility that SCALE will support a general LUG
> > table/booth.
> >
> > This depends on sufficient interest among the LUG community to staff the
> > table/booth. I've taken on the responsibility for querying the greater
> > SF bay area LUGs. The organizers say there is some interest from
> > Southern California LUGs.
> >
> > The most important thing, assuming there will be such a booth, is that
> > it has printed, take-away information about LUGs. I'm hoping we'll have
> > a map showing locations of northern California LUGs and a companion list
> > of LUG web sites.
> >
> > If you are planning to attend SCALE, please let me know if
> > * you are willing to help staff a LUG booth (this entails
> >   being there for a couplel of hours at a time and maybe
> >   smiling and waving, perhaps explaining what LUGs are
> >   about or, more likely, what your LUG is about. In Linux
> >   World expos there was a regular stream of people with
> >   interesting comments and queries.
> > * you can provide printed information about your LUG that
> >   someone can take down for the table/booth (I can drive
> >   things down there).
> > * you can suggest contacting some LUG or Linux-related
> >   group that is not on the list of groups to which I'm
> >   sending this email (see below).
> >
> > I'm hoping to be able to reply "yay" or "nay" to the SCALE organizers by
> > the end of this week.
> >
> > Hopefully, wtih thanks,
> > jim (member of SF-LUG and BALUG)
> >
> >
> > List of LUGs and related groups
> >
> > BAD Bay Area Debian (SF and east bay -- I'm not subscribed to this mail
> > list)
> > Felton Linux Group (I'm not subscribed to this mail list)
> >
> > BALUG (SF),
> > BerkeleyLUG,
> > BUUG (berkeley)
> > Conspire-LinuxMafia (peninsula),
> > DVLUG (Walnut Creek-Concord),
> > LinuxChix,
> > LUGOD (Davis),
> > NBLUG (Sebastapol),
> > OpenHatch,
> > OLPC-SF (One Laptop Per Child SF),
> > SF-LUG,
> > SVLUG (peninsula),
> >
> > bayPIGgies,
> > py4science
> >
> >
> >
> >
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