[OSGeo Africa] AfricaGEO stand representing FOSS GIS (was OPENGEO Africa stand for OSGeo)

Hanlie Pretorius hanlie.pretorius at gmail.com
Thu Jan 16 23:03:15 PST 2014

> We could just use the OSGEO-Live cd's - should be a low pain point there.


> I can make  a promo vid of QGIS but 5 minutes on a loop might be better
> than 5 hours? Based on the assumption that most passers bye at the booth
> will have a 5 minute attention span....

Sounds good. I guess I was thinking of the poor people staffing the
stand, having to listen to the same stuff every so many minutes... But
your idea makes more sense.

> QGIS Has an official poster and brochure (
> https://github.com/qgis/QGIS-Promotion for raw sources) - I will get a
> rendered version done for the stand. OSGeo no doubt has plenty of
> promotional goodies.  Having a poster as you describe above might be good
> too.
> I will set up a wiki page somewhere so we can self organise and then post a
> link to the list here. It will be easier to keep track of stuff than in
> multiple email threads.

Ok, I'll wait for the wiki page before continuing.


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