[Marketing] Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] OSCON and OSGeo

Tyler Mitchell (OSGeo) tmitchell at osgeo.org
Thu Jul 24 11:58:41 EDT 2008

Thanks for the update.  How many more days/hours do you have to go?


On 24-Jul-08, at 8:07 AM, percy wrote:

> Hi guys, I never had time to edit the Wiki, and just used a shared  
> google spreadsheet to manage booth times.
> Brian and I are mostly covering it, and he has done a lot to help  
> make it a success, including printing out the brochures.
> It would be nice to have a business card style layout that just has  
> the osgeo.org url and a brief description.
> That's all most people want...
> Getting a fair amount of traffic at the booth, and some interest  
> from the press. I'll keep you in the loop if anything serious happens.
> I'll post some pictures to the wiki next week or so.
> Cheers,
> Percy
> Tyler Mitchell (OSGeo) wrote:
>> On 8-Jul-08, at 11:36 PM, Arnulf Christl wrote:
>>> Tyler Mitchell (OSGeo) wrote:
>>>> OSGeo will have a presence at this year's O'Reilly OSCON [1] in  
>>>> Portland Oregon July 22-24th for the third year in a row. If you  
>>>> would like to be involved, David Percy is heading up the  
>>>> volunteer group that will be staffing the booth (provided by IBM  
>>>> to Portland State Univeristy and Oregon State University).
>>>> If you will be attending OSCON and would like to sign up for an  
>>>> an hour or two of answering questions and spreading the word,  
>>>> please contact Percy at percyd at pdx.edu for access to the sign-up  
>>>> spreadsheet.
>>>> Tyler
>>>> [1] OSCON event: http://en.oreilly.com/oscon2008/public/content/ 
>>>> home
>>> Tyler,
>>> I'd love to see this event managed in the Wiki as discussed  
>>> several times. But it seems like I am the only one who cares to  
>>> do it this way so maybe it is overkill. What do you think?
>> I agree - it should be managed through the wiki page.  Percy - can  
>> you please review this page, in particular the "Event Owner"  
>> section: http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Event_Management
> -- 
> David Percy
> Geospatial Data Manager
> Geology Department
> Portland State University
> http://gisgeek.pdx.edu
> 503-725-3373

Tyler Mitchell
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Open Source Geospatial Foundation
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