F12 Release Events are organized by Fedora Ambassadors and Contributors to celebrate the new release.
Why join one?
If you are a hobbyist, a student, a developer or a indomitable curious (or both), you will find informations on the new release, demos, speeches and, at last but not least, friends ready to answer all your questions.
If you are interested in contributing in Fedora, a Release Event it's the right place to meet contributors and have the possibility to ask them about their experience, and receive help to join our marvellous community!
If you are still undecided, remember you are invited to take part in a party, with its fun and pleasure sides ;)
Event Name (Date)
Where: Place, City, Country (you can also add a [map link])
When: Time and Date (your local time, feel free to use your country date/time convention)
Who: Event Owner/s (use the [[User:username|Name Surname]], this will help people get in contact with you)
Abstract: Here goes a brief description of the event, like what will be offered (liveUSB station, CDs) and/or more details on the event (e.g. speeches, demos, activities, food).
Fedora 12 Release Party Valencia ( 20 November 2009 )
Where: The Black Sheel pub, Valencia, Spain (" | location of the place)
When: November 20th, 2009. From 20:00h to 22:00h (CET) Who: Juanjo Martínez</nowiki>
Abstract: We want to gather as many Fedora users as possible, to let them know each others and try to make a local community. We're going to talk about Fedora, Linux and Free Software (eg. tell us, why do you use Fedora?).
Don Bosco Werken en Leren Release Event ( 28 November 2009 )
Where: Don Bosco Werken en Leren, Valkenveld 70, 2610 Wilrijk
When: 28 November 2009
Who: Bert Desmet
Abstract: First ;-) Presentations on Fedora 12's new Features, mingling with Friends. Help in upgrading, mirror & network boot available, beamer ;-)
Operator Groep Delft (Utrecht branch office) ( 28 November 2009 )
Where: Operator Groep Delft, Utrecht branch office (address on http://www.ogd.nl)
When: 28 November 2009
Who: Jeroen van Meeuwen
Abstract: First ;-) Presentations on Fedora 12's new Features, mingling with Friends, and Free soda, beer & pizza (sponsored by OGD). Help in upgrading, mirror & network boot available, fussball table, darts, Nintendo Wii, beamer, 8 classroom PCs, chess and poker! ;-)
Managua Release Event (3 December 2009)
Where: Universidad Centroamericana, Managua, Nicaragua
When: December 3rd, 2009. From 14:00 to 17:00 (-6 UTC)
Abstract: We will host some short talks about what is Fedora, what is new in Fedora 12, how you can contribute to Fedora. For more information see the event details
University of the Philippines Engineering Week ( 7-11 December 2009 )
Where: College of Engineering, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
When: 7-11 December 2009
Abstract: We'll be finalizing the details as we go along but our initial plans include distribution of F12 media, some talks and an install fest. We'll be tying up with a recognized college organization so we can use school facilities and some other benefits. Other ambassadors are very much welcome.
Rencontres Fedora 12 à la Cité des Sciences ( 12-13 December 2009 )
Where: Carrefour Numérique de la Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie, Paris, France
When: 12-13 December 2009, 12:00 to 18:00
Abstract: As for every release, the Fedora-Fr team will be holding a 2 days release party, with installations, conferences and workshop. Schedule and details still to be determined.
Bangladesh Fedora Release Party (25-26 December 2009)
Where: Foundation for Research on Educational. Planning and Development, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
When: 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm, 25-26 December 2009.
Who: Mahay Alam Khan
Abstract: Fedora 12 DVD distribution, LiveUSB Creation, lightening talks from Fedora users, Foods.
Italy FAD - Cerea (16/17 January 2010)
When: 16/17 January 2010 (your local time, feel free to use your country date/time convention)
Who: Luca Foppiano
Abstract: TBD Wikipage