[Board] Initial thoughts on the AGM @ Portland
jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com
Mon Apr 7 05:13:04 PDT 2014
Hi Jody, Jachym,
Excellent points. It already is in lightning talk format, and has been
for many years; if we want it in the main program we should request this
to the local committee right away. I'll send a request now. I've also
added this item to Thursday's Board meeting agenda.
On 2014-04-07, 2:48 AM, Jachym Cepicky wrote:
> It was afternoon. Since FOSS4G is *the* OSGeo conference, it should be IMHO part
> of the main program, some time before lunch?
> On Mon, Apr 07, 2014 at 02:01:00PM +1000, Jody Garnett wrote:
>> The AGM was not well attended last year - despite offering some of the
>> more inspiration stories on the value of our foundation today. Wonder if
>> we could move to a lightening talk format and a higher profile in the
>> Jody Garnett
>> On Tue, Mar 18, 2014 at 4:00 AM, Jeff McKenna
>> <jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com> wrote:
>> Hello Board,
>> Helena Mitasova was just asking about a possible venue for an update on
>> the status of the Geo4All/ICA-OSGeo network at FOSS4G Portland, which
>> reminds me that we should at least start planning for the OSGeo AGM.
>> Darrell from the LOC will reserve an hour slot for us again. It will be
>> a nice opportunity to hear status reports from OSGeo committees, local
>> chapters, projects, and other initiatives such as Geo4All.
>> I feel this is an important hour, and I'll make sure to remind Darrell
>> of this timeslot again later.
>> For now, you can add your status report on the wiki agenda:
>> Talk soon,
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