[Balug-admin] Immediate response needed (Re LinuxWorld Expo)

jim stockford jim@well.com
Wed Jul 11 08:51:16 PDT 2007

...of course! CABAL is a good common point.
Seems a need for an active point of communication
to coordinate LUGs for such things as LinuxWorld,
LinuxPicnic, maybe sharing speaker info....
    Rick will probably have ideas and opinions.

On Jul 11, 2007, at 12:07 AM, Michael Paoli wrote:

> Perhaps a bit late - or maybe not too late, ...
> Since there seems to be an open question of exactly what user groups
> will be represented and/or have volunteers at such booth(s) at
> LinuxWorld - and that might not even be known reasonably well in 
> advance,
> perhaps a logical "group" to have such a combined booth under would be
> CABAL - Consortium of All Bay Area Linux
> That would leave enough flexibility to cover whatever groups end up
> participating, I would think.
> Anyway, just a thought.
> There might be "issues" with that in some ways, though, ...
> at least for LinuxWorld Expo ... for the .org pavilion, I think they
> require the "group" have a .org web site.  I can't think of any other
> "gottcha's" that jump out at me off the top of my head.
> references/excerpts:
> http://linuxmafia.com/cabal/
> Quoting jim stockford <jim@well.com>:
>> Dear LUG honcho,
>> Would you like your LUG represented at LinuxWorld Expo?
>> If so, at the very least, let Briana know immediately
>> per email thread below.
>> Please also, if you're inclined, let jim@well.com know.
>> I know that LUGOD is interested, tho' I can't speak for
>> them (Bill Kendricks may be able to).
>> It would be helpful to us all to coordinate a bit,
>> maybe hand out each others' promo and educational
>> material, make sure the booth has someone at it as
>> often as possible (i.e. create and coordinate shifts).
>> --------------------------
>>  From Briana:
>> I will hold off on ordering until tomorrow.
>> I appreciate your help.
>>   ____________________________
>>   Briana Pontremoli
>>   Marketing Manager
>>   IDG World Expo
>>   3 Speen Street, Suite 320
>>   Framingham, MA  01701
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