[Ottawa_users] FOSS4G 2014 Bid

Christy Nieman cnieman at dmsolutions.ca
Fri May 10 06:00:44 PDT 2013


On 05/10/2013 08:53 AM, Andrew Ross wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
> I am part of a team assembling a bid for FOSS4G 2014. The bid plans to 
> host it in Washington D.C. in September 2014. Dave McIlhagga, myself 
> are both part of the conference committee along with an impressive and 
> very experienced team.
> We were hoping the OSGeo Ottawa chapter could formally support to the bid?
> The practicalities of supporting the bid might manifest in a variety 
> of ways such as helping spread the word in Ottawa & general about the 
> various milestones like the web site going on-line, call for papers, 
> call for workshops, early bird registration, etc.
> As far as protocol to decide, perhaps if someone other than Dave and I 
> would please +1, we'll consider the first +1 the motion, the next as 
> the second, and subsequent tallied in the vote. If anyone feels 
> strongly against it, please -1 and suggest why.
> For what it is worth, the OSGeo Quebec chapter's steering committee 
> voted unanimously to support the bid.
> Thank you in advance for considering!
> Andrew
> _______________________________________________
> Ottawa_users mailing list
> Ottawa_users at lists.osgeo.org
> http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/ottawa_users

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.osgeo.org/pipermail/ottawa_users/attachments/20130510/994a0813/attachment.html>

More information about the Ottawa_users mailing list