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LinuxFest NorthWest (LFNW) 2016

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  • Saturday, April 23th and Sunday, April 24th, 2016
  • Bellingham Technical College
  • Air to BLI, Drive I-5, Rail, Bus or Ferry to Bellingham Port, or Ride-Share
  • Note: While still on the BTC campus, LFNW will be in a new building on campus, with larger area for booths, larger presentation rooms.

Event Description

LinuxFest Northwest (LFNW) 2016 is the 17th annual premier Linux event in the northwestern U.S. Two days of Linux related talks, exhibition space for clubs and vendors, after-fest event on Saturday and the World Famous Raffle. About 2000 people attended in 2015.

Event Owners

Jeff Sandys

Fedora Representatives

Jeff Sandys

Jeff Fitzmaurice

Adam Williamson

Event Schedule

Submit your presentation

Session Proposals are due February 10th, 7PM


I would like to focus on gaming with fedora and Linux this year.

Please add yourself to help out at the Friday Game Night or at the booth on Saturday or Sunday. You can earn a LFNW shirt or lunch with just 2 hours of booth service.

Who Friday Games Saturday booth Sunday booth
Jeff Sandys X X X
Adam Williamson X X
Jeff Fitzmaurice X X X
Who's next? Add yourself here ? ? ?

I'm submitting a joint talk with Richard Brown of openSUSE on openQA. I'll be around for Friday games but just participating, I think. Adamwill (talk)

We submitted a design ticket for event artwork.

We submitted a badge ticket but it was rejected.

Event Reports

Jeff's Thursday report

Jeff's Friday report

Jeff's Saturday report

Jeff's Sunday report

Adam's report

Event Budget

Item Budget Actuals Comments
LFNW Gold sponsorship $1000 $1000
Game Night $1000 $1000
Swag $100 unknown
Shipping of event box and banners $150 $143.47
Hotel $0 $393.40 Paid by attendees

/*/ Final budget, items based on actuals, see Trac Ticket

Travel Subsidy Requests

Travel Subsidy Requests
Each attendee requesting travel subsidies for the event should be listed here including the information requested in Sponsoring Event Attendees.

Event Report