|| ||Stormy Peters <stormy-AT-gnome.org> |
|| ||foundation-announce <foundation-announce-AT-gnome.org>,
GNOME Developer Announcements <devel-announce-list-AT-gnome.org>,
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|| ||Re: Gran Canaria Desktop Summit Call for Participation |
|| ||Tue, 7 Apr 2009 08:30:24 -0600|
|| ||Article, Thread
Just a reminder to submit your papers for GUADEC and the Desktop Summit!
The correct url for call for participation should be
On Tue, Mar 17, 2009 at 7:45 AM, Stormy Peters <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> The Gran Canaria Desktop Summit, co-hosting GUADEC, the GNOME Conference,
> and Akademy, the KDE conference, invite you to participate in the inaugural
> Desktop Summit, from July 4th to July 10th 2009, in Las Palmas, Gran
> Canaria, Spain.
> This year's conference represents the first time that Akademy and GUADEC
> will be co-hosted, the core theme of the conference is "the Free Software
> desktop". The GUADEC planners invite talks from developers on core
> technologies which enable new ground breaking functionality, application
> developers building cross-desktop applications for Linux, and GNOME
> visionaries plotting the future of the computing user interface. We also
> welcome presentations by people from GNOME related projects, users of GNOME
> technologies and from our partner projects.
> We are asking for four types of submissions:
> - 30 minutes presentations on GNOME topics
> - 30 minutes presentations on cross-desktop topics
> - 5 minutes lightning talks
> - BOF and workgroup proposals
> We invite people to submit abstracts for 30 minute presentations about
> GNOME or cross-desktop topics to email@example.com, including your
> name, biographical information, and a photo suitable for the web, and a
> title and description of your presentation, of under 400 words.
> We also welcome informal proposals for 5 minute lightening talks to be
> held on Saturday July 5th and proposals for BOFs and workgroups which will
> be held from Tuesday July 7th until Friday July 10th. Proposals forlightning talks and BOFs will
be accepted on a first-come-first-served
> basis, in the limits of available space. Please send your proposals to
> The deadline for submissions is Friday April 10th, 2009.
> Successful candidates will be selected and notified by the organizing
> committee by April 24th, 2009.
> More information at http://www.grancanariadesktopsummit.org/callforpapers
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