Re: Debconf Saint-Petersburg
Anyway, independently of any conferences, we would like to increase
common trust and cooperation. We have monthly meetups based on
Saint-Petersburg Linux User Group (http://spblug.org/). Maybe somebody
from the Debian community would be interested to visit us and give a
talk(optionally)? We could help with it.
On the other hand, I'll come to Europe this September (actually, In
Madrid, but I can extend my plans). Is there somebody it would be nice
to communicate with? (to discuss some organizational things, sign the
вт, 23 июл. 2019 г. в 16:45, Giacomo Catenazzi <email@example.com>:
> Hello Yury,
> On 23.07.2019 12:26, Юрий Андреев wrote:
> > Dear colleague,
> > Has the next conference location been chosen?
> > Thank you!
> Yes, DebConf for 2020 is already decided (Haifa). November was somewhat
> late to start a bid.
> But DebConf for 2021 is undecided. Now bidding team should start to
> meet and form a team. It is also a good period to see how a DebConf
> work, and ask opinion and advice from actual and former teams.
> In any case, you still have time. But on November you should have a good
> plan, and ready to discuss with Debconf people about problem you have
> encountered, so to have priority and help to finalize the bid.
> For sure Russia will be an interesting bid, on the other hand we had a
> Debian Developer arrested in Russia because he was running a Tor node.
> Because many DD care a lot about privacy, this could create some fear
> for many potential participants. I think the bid should assure us about
> this issue.
> If you have any question, fell free to ask them. We have this mailing
> list (firstname.lastname@example.org) and IRC channel #debconf-team on
> irc.debian.org, as main orga channels.
> > пт, 2 нояб. 2018 г. в 18:29, Antonio Terceiro <email@example.com>:
> >> Hello Yury,
> >> On Fri, Nov 02, 2018 at 03:37:45PM +0300, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> >>> Dear all,
> >>> We are writing to you concerning the Debconf conference we would like to
> >>> hold in Saint-Petersburg.
> >>> It would be a great opportunity for us to start new collaborations,
> >>> and we believe that it would be very interesting to visit Saint-Petersburg for participants.
> >>> Please, tell us, with whom we could discuss this idea?
> >> Usually a proposal do host Debconf at your city should be prepared by,
> >> or together with, existing Debian community members in the area. You can
> >> start by reading the following wiki page for some requirements that we
> >> expect for a Debconf proposal:
> >> https://wiki.debian.org/DebConf/General/Handbook/Bids/LocationCheckList