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This is the main page for the 2014 Design Team FAD, which is a FAD focused on working on a roadmap for the Fedora Design Team over the next year or two.


organize a way how we keep it clean in the future

beginners tasks? how shall we do recurring badges? can we list beginner tasks on easyfix?

  • how to organize release design in future

jreznik wants to see tickets for the release tasks - who and how do this? what do without codenames define a system for ourself or bringing a new codename system again

  • reorgainzation of design teams fp.o account
  • how to come to regularly meetings again, to keep track of all things
  • status of art board, glitter gallery, nuancier
  • adapt the wiki pages for new decided things
  • restarting of bounties

Potential Attendees

Let's use this table to track who is interested in attending, whether or not they need travel, and what times they are available or not. Please note if you would like to attend/participate remotely as well. (just put 'remote' in the travel or local line).

Attendee Arrival Departure Estimated travel cost Funding request
1. Máirín Duffy - - none, local
2. Sirko Kemter - - app. 800$
3. Ryan Lerch - - none, local

Detailed Work Items & Final Attendees

  • Will need folks from releng, qa, infrastructure and possibly packagers there.

Planning Prerequisites

See the How to organize a FAD list; you can keep your to-do list here.

  • Completed work item
  • Work out budget
  • Decide on Dates and Location
  • Arrange Facilities
  • List Resources
  • Be Somewhat Structured
  • Arrange Lodging
  • Arrange Refreshments
  • Arrange a Social Event


  1. Location: Red Hat's Westford Office at 314 Littleton Road, Westford Massachusetts USA
  2. Date: January 2015 sometime
  3. Schedule
    • Participants arrive at THIS_TIME_AND_DATE
    • Schedule item
    • Schedule item
    • Schedule item
    • Participants leave at THIS_TIME_AND_DATE
  4. Important skills (one or more)
    • pTBD
  5. Personnel (people who might fit the bill)
    • gnokii Confirmed? (Y/N)
    • mizmo (local) Confirmed? (Y/N)
    • ryanlerch (local) Confirmed? (Y/N)
    • Name (location, role) Confirmed? (Y/N)
    • others?
  6. Other considerations
    • ...
  7. Potential social events
    • ...
  8. Getting around
    • ...


Snacks/Beverages: Red Hat provides free snacks and beverages in the building kitchenettes.

Lunch: Red Hat has a large cafeteria, prices for lunch range $5-10 / person. There is a deli across the street, Metro Deli, where prices range from $7-15 / person.


Exception Chipotle, anticipating $16/head for dinner. Chipotle will probably be closer to $10/head. Options include:


If you want funding from Red Hat, ask the Community Architecture (old page) -- (new page) team. If you can find other ways to fund your FAD, that's great too!

Contributor Dept Arrv Dept Arrv Cost
Name Travel to FAD, departure Travel to FAD, arrival Travel from FAD, departure Travel from FAD, arrival Ticket cost
  1. Travel: $A for airfare, bus, train, etc. funding needed to get attendees to the FAD
    • Name, approx cost
    • Total: ???
  2. Housing: $B for hotel, etc. needed to have attendees sleep during the FAD
    • Westford Regency, $105/night Red Hat rate, across street and down a little from office building - closest option. Should be booked by RH for rate
    • Marriott in Bamboo plaza (LAN drive), $119 RH rate
    • airbnb apartment option?
  3. Space: $C for renting space to hack in, if applicable
    • We will be working in the Westford Red Hat office, at no cost.
  4. Food:
    • Guessing $25/day per person for food should be reasonable.
  5. Supplies: $D for anything else you may need
    • We can get pens and paper provided by Westford office supply closet.

Total budget: $ ???