[Live-demo] Fwd: [Projects] update your project's FOSS4G banner
jklassen at sharedgeo.org
Thu Oct 29 15:37:33 PDT 2015
This is how the GeoMoose project views announcing the next FOSS4G
conference. As an OSGeo project we find it beneficial to both our project
and OSGeo to raise awareness of the conference and of the other OSGeo
OSGeo Live showcases quite a few of these projects and shows how both at a
community/project level and software level we work together to build a
Personally, it makes sense to me for OSGeo Live as a project to support
raising awareness of the primary international conference devoted to the
projects and community that OSGeo Live showcases.
On Oct 29, 2015 5:16 PM, "Angelos Tzotsos" <gcpp.kalxas at gmail.com> wrote:
> I believe we should endorse the international FOSS4G event on our web site
> without asking anything in advance. This is what other official OSGeo
> projects have done so far...
> Then we have all the time to approach the LOC and ask if/how they wish to
> distribute OSGeoLive on the event.
> On 10/28/2015 11:56 PM, Cameron Shorter wrote:
> Hi OSGeo-Live team,
> We've had a request to include the next international FOSS4G logo on our
> I'm interested in thoughts on this?
> I think it would make sense to add a list of events, including FOSS4G, at
> the bottom of this page:http://live.osgeo.org/en/index.html
> Probably under a heading:
> =Appearances in upcoming events=
> Expect to see OSGeo-Live highlighted at the following upcoming events:
> * <date> <logo> <event title> <location>
> * ...
> We can source upcoming events for the next 12 months from:http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Live_GIS_History
> I think we should set a minimum of the level of involvement from
> conferences before they get mentioned. Probably either:
> * Handing out OSGeo-Live USBs in a showbag or OSGeo booth and/or
> * Using OSGeo-Live in workshop(s)
> * Presenting the OSGeo-Live presentation within a plenary session
> If a conference just provides an OSGeo-Live presentation within the
> program, it that enough to get a mention?
> I think that mentioning OSGeo-Live as part of a presentation is not enough
> to get a mention.
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Jeff McKenna <jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com> <jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com>
> Date: Wed, Oct 28, 2015 at 5:56 AM
> Subject: [Projects] update your project's FOSS4G banner
> To: "projects at lists.osgeo.org" <projects at lists.osgeo.org> <projects at lists.osgeo.org> <projects at lists.osgeo.org>
> Hello OSGeo project officers, incubation teams and mentors,
> Please help the Bonn FOSS4G team now, and be sure to update or add the new
> FOSS4G 2016 logo to your project site. There are lots of logos and banners
> available for preview at http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/FOSS4G_2016_Marketing
> For those projects that might need a custom size, the developer ishttps://github.com/apovde and would happily help you I'm sure.
> Let's make FOSS4G 2016 awesome :)
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