[Marketing] osgeo handout 2017
jody.garnett at gmail.com
Wed Apr 12 09:58:04 PDT 2017
Reading the pdf
- the goals are out of date (they were updated at the start of 2016 in the
- it says (c) 2006 at the bottom
- are you sure we have the right link?
On 12 April 2017 at 09:15, Jody Garnett <jody.garnett at gmail.com> wrote:
> Taking this to a seperate email:
> Hi Jody,
>> nice. I like the new flyer ;)
>> Hope it is ok, to give some feedback. I only had a quick look...
>> please check the sponsors of 2017.
>> Looks like there is an error in the list:
>> You thank the sponsors of 2017 and then you print Boundless logo which is
>> not in the list of 2017.
>> It would be great to mention all the sponsors of 2017 - also bronze
>> sponsors and skip the logos in my opinion. Or sprint the logos of the
>> majpor sponsor.
> We have an obligation to display sponsor logs for the higher sponsorship
> tiers. Please see http://www.osgeo.org/sponsorship for details on what
> "marketing" has promised OSGeo sponsors with respect to handouts and booth
> presence. These decisions pre-date me, if we wish to change we will need to
> do so for next year.
>> * Maybe you could use the whole logo https://github.com/OSGeo/
>> * maybe you could change the first sentance (as OSGeo-live is so often
>> DVD anymore)
> Cameron edited after this went to press, the justification and column
> wrapping got messed up.
> instead of:
>> "OSGeo-Live is a bootable DVD, USB or Virtual Machine with pre-installed
>> geospatial open source software, sample data, overviews and quickstarts."
>> "OSGeo-Live is a GIS software collection. It can be used as Virtual
>> Machine, USB or DVD and provides pre-installed geospatial open source
>> software, sample data, overviews and quickstarts."
>> Skip the logos from ICA and ISPRS - use the space for OSGeo specific info
> They are partners in the GeoForAll initiative, I figured they would be
> known to AAG attendees (lending credibility to our organization for this
> target audience).
>> * add logos from OSGeo projects
> The logos would be nice, did not have time as this was done the night
> before. I am concerned that logos would not mean anything to new users who
> have never head of the open source projects, it barely means anything as it
> is but at least they can web search the name.
>> * Maybe you could mention the local chapters, global events, Sol Katz,
> Local chapters yes, but I am not sure if we have enough local chapters in
> north america to promote.
>> * image - maybe they look better with a dark frame,
> No feedback.
> We updated the flyer in 2016. Maybe you can take some information from
> What is that pdf doing in trac? I thought all the marketing stuff was in
> svn :)
> We are slated as part of the website/rebranding to get updated flyers. I
> guess we cannot wait and need to print something for OSCon. I do not have
> capacity to update a flyer at present, are you in position to provide
> something we can print for OSCon?
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