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Re: CloudStack Collab in Brazil


Awesome!

I also enjoyed the CCC Montreal. It was great to see your talks and to join
you guys in the Hackathon.

On Mon, Oct 1, 2018 at 10:47 AM Jochim, Ingo <Ingo.Jochim@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
wrote:

> Hello Rafael and Marco,
>
> the team from itelligence would be happy to join the conference in Brazil
> and support it by giving talks.
> We really enjoyed the time in Montreal.
>
> Regards,
> Ingo
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rafael Weingärtner <rafaelweingartner@xxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Montag, 1. Oktober 2018 13:38
> To: users <users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: dev <dev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Subject: Re: CloudStack Collab in Brazil
>
> Hey Marco,
> Yes, they run a very successful conference every year. I have just got back
> from Montreal, and I talked with people there regarding the conference.
>
> Now, for all CloudStackers (users and devs); I will repeat what I said in
> Montreal. The TDC conference will happen with or without us. Therefore, we
> only need to decide if we will join them in their Cloud tracks. We did not
> hear much feedback here, but I will try again.
>
> If you are part of the CloudStack community (as a contributor, committer,
> user, operator, and so on), please do provide your feedback. Would you like
> to see a CloudStack Collab Conference in Florianopolis, Brazil, 2019? I am
> only asking you guys, what you think. I do understand the logistics
> problems for some folks to attend a conference this far.
>
> Now, about the city; the island has an airport (airport code = FLN).
> However, most flights to FLN will have a connection either on GRU (Sao
> Paulo airport) or GIG (Rio de Janeiro airport); KLM, AA, Delta, AirFrance,
> Tap, and others have flights to FLN. I have also found some useful links in
> English that can be used by your guys to check the city. In this link [1]
> you can information not only about the city, but the State as well; there
> are pages in different languages such as English, Spanish, and German (to
> change the language there is a button in the top-right corner). On these
> other links [2-3], you can find a guide (English only) of the city; it
> contains a brief overview and some details about Museums, Beaches, events
> and so on.
>
> I would also be happy to answer any other question that you might have.
>
> [1] http://turismo.sc.gov.br/en/cidade/florianopolis/#
> [2] https://www.floripa-guide.com/attractions/about-florianopolis.html
> [3] http://www.vivendofloripa.com.br/en/home/
>
> On Tue, Sep 25, 2018 at 5:42 PM Marco Sinhoreli <
> marco.sinhoreli@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> > Hello Rafael,
> >
> > I know this conference, last year in TDC Porto Alegre I spoke about ACS
> > and ansible.
> >
> > I was very impressed with them event support and organization, they have
> a
> > nice approach involving community in the organization. They also have a
> > good penetration to prospect sponsors.
> >
> > I am able to help you in this subject since I am in Brazil as well.
> >
> > Best regards,
> >
> > Marco Sinhoreli
> > marco.sinhoreli@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > mobile: +55 21 98276 3636
> >
> > Av. Brigadeiro Faria Lima, 3144 - 2º andar – Jardim
> > Paulistano, São Paulo, SP, Brasil, 01451-000
> > Phone: + 55 11 3568-2877
> > http://www.shapeblue.com/ | twitter: @shapeblue
> >
> > Em 21/09/2018 08:37, "Rafael Weingärtner" <rafaelweingartner@xxxxxxxxx>
> > escreveu:
> >
> >     Hello fellow devs and users (pardon me for the cross post),
> >
> >     I already contacted the PMC on this matter, and I am now opening the
> >     discussion to the whole community. Let’s see what you guys think
> about
> > a
> >     CloudStack conference in Brazil, and let’s work to make it happen ;)
> >
> >     Since the rather shameful? situation with the CloudStack Collab
> > Conference
> >     (CCC) in Brazil last year, I have been looking for possible ways to
> > enable
> >     the event. And, it seems that I found it, and it is something that we
> > are
> >     already used to do.
> >
> >     There is a conference series in Brazil called TDC (The Developer’s
> >     conference) [1]. They run three conferences a year (Florianopolis,
> São
> >     Paulo, and  Porto Alegre). They have been running for over a decade
> > now. I
> >     attended the last one in São Paulo (July 2018) and it was awesome. To
> > give
> >     you guys some numbers for the São Paulo event:
> >
> >        - 4524 attendants
> >        - 6040 online-viewers (some talks are live streamed)
> >        - 2927 corporate registrations
> >        - 63 different tracks, and more than 300 talks.
> >        - 5 days of conference (Tuesday-Saturday)
> >
> >     They are in the process of internationalizing the conference now. The
> > hot
> >     site is being translated, and they are preparing things for
> > English/Spanish
> >     CFPs and tracks. While talking with one of the organizers during the
> > event,
> >     I mentioned that we have been doing collocated CCC with ApacheCon and
> > that
> >     I would love to see CCC in Brazil. Ant it turns out, they would love
> > to see
> >     us there in Brazil as well. They offered to provide the same support
> as
> >     ApacheCon provides us.  We would only need to organize the CFP and
> >     selection of the presentations. We would also need to tell them our
> > needs:
> >     rooms, hackathon spaces, and so on. They are proposing for us space
> in
> >     their Florianopolis TDC 2019, which will be held in Florianopolis
> > city. The
> >     event will take place in April 2019 (there is not a possibility for
> the
> >     event to be canceled this time!).
> >
> >     I can coordinate this process with them, but I might need some help
> > from
> >     you guys. That is why I would like to discuss this option here first.
> > What
> >     do you think about the best dates to run a CCC in Brazil? They have
> an
> >     event in April, other in Jully, and the last one in December. In
> > theory, we
> >     can discuss and try to get approval to some other city/date, but they
> >     recommended Florianopolis/April event. (We talked about this on the
> PMC
> >     list, and it seems that for an international audience, the April date
> > looks
> >     the best one).
> >
> >     Also, would some of you be willing to attend? I think the presence of
> >     committers/PMCs is vital to meet face to face with the community that
> > uses
> >     CloudStack there. And of course, the event is way broader than Apache
> > and
> >     CloudStack. Therefore, we can show ourselves and hopefully attract
> new
> >     people/companies.
> >
> >     I am eager to hear your feedback guys ;)
> >
> >     [1] http://www.thedevelopersconference.com.br/en
> >
> >     --
> >     Rafael Weingärtner
> >
> >
> >
>
> --
> Rafael Weingärtner
>


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Rafael Weingärtner