Edgy Release Party Minutes
Joey took some rough minutes of the Edgy Release Party.
* Socializing and Grabbing system76 SWAG.
* Formal Introductions
* Extreme praise for the System76 gents, Carl and Eric.
* Outreach Program
- We should contact companies who are computers for non-profits and also look at doing this ourselves.
- talk with the Colorado non-profit groups
- Discussions on what we can further accomplish
- Discussions on ways to convert the masses.
- Gorilla Marketing and DYI Marketing
- Maybe put leaflets in windows books at local bookstores
- Review the Ubuntu DYI resources and find ways to utilize them
- Chris volunteered to lead the Activism area.
- Support Costs in our schools are high
- Lab environments could benefit from LTSP inside Edgy
- Operation System costs are high
- Real opportunity to make a difference and gain in roads.
- Need for Team Lead to interface with Education Team
- Chris volunteered to lead.
- David volunteered to be deputy.
- CLUE's installfest is coming up. We should show up in force.
* Does anyone know of any good local conferences where we can have a booth? We can order up some good materials from Canonical for this.
* Why does Ubuntu Rock?
- The community including IRC and Forums
- Great and volumuous documentation
- Free support
- Large user base
* Formal Close
* Mini InstallFest on a few Laptops