[Board] Proposal: sponsoring LocationTech Tour 2014
cameron.shorter at gmail.com
Wed Jun 11 15:12:18 PDT 2014
I've just referred back to our osgeo priorities, to see if this type of
If OSGeo were to be sponsoring, I'd be hoping that OSGeo would have the
opportunity to have greater visibility than a logo in a sponsors page.
If local OSGeo talent can be drawn upon to provide a presentation, or
man a booth or similar, I'd consider that to be the value that we would
be looking for.
Andrew, I'd be interested to hear your thoughts on that topic.
On 12/06/2014 4:48 am, Jeff McKenna wrote:
> Hi Anne, Andrew, all,
> I really feel the local community is so important, so these
> mini-conferences or regional events are the lifeline of our community.
> I am all for sponsoring this and other smaller events. I'd like us to
> be more open to spending on these type of smaller events. (I try to
> attend as many smaller events as I can) I'm a strong +1
> On 2014-06-11, 8:42 AM, Anne Ghisla wrote:
>> Hello all,
>> LocationTech Tour 2014 has already started, and is today in
>> Geneva: http://tour.locationtech.org/2014/
>> Last year's 6 event tour drew 723 people and received much positive
>> feedback. The original 6 cities are back again for 2014 along with
>> new ones, and a greater crowd is expected to take part to the
>> OSGeo has the opportunity to sponsor the whole tour for 2k $, as it
>> is a guest member of LT.
>> Shall we discuss this at tomorrow's Board meeting? Andrew, in cc,
>> could answer our questions per mail and perhaps join the meeting.
>> Best regards,
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