NEXT EGYPT TEAM MEETING: TBA (Event History...)
"Becoming a member of the Egyptian local community team of Ubuntu will introduce you to a really helpful community where you can support Ubuntu and get supported."
Benefits of joining the team
Get free support from the Egyptian local community.
Know a lot of Ubuntu fans and open source enthusiasts in Egypt.
Support you spreading Ubuntu and open source every where you want, like making events in any suitable place you suggests.
The opportunity to be an Ubuntu official member.
And sure having a lot of fun with the team events
How to join the Egyptian Ubuntu Team
Step 1: Create a Launchpad account.(If you didn't already have one!). Do it Now!
Step 2: Join our Launchpad team. Do it Now!
Step 3: Sign the Ubuntu Code of Conduct. Do it Now!
Step 4: Subscribe to the Mailing list to stay in touch with us. Do it Now!
Step 5: Find the nearest Ubuntu-eg members to your location to help promote Ubuntu in your area Find!
How to Contribute
You can choose any of these options to contribute with us:
Join our mailing list.
Find a micro group in your area. Currently we have 4 micro groups. One in Cairo, main contact thelinuxer [at] ubuntu.com, and one in Alexandria, main contact Extend [at] tecmina.com, and one in Mansoura ahmedkhattabshams [at] gmail.com, and one Menofia prog.ahmedsamir [at] live.com
Try to attend meetings which will are conducted either over IRC or physically in person at agreed local locations. (Follow the mailing list for information).
Spread the word of Ubuntu in your society.
Bringing more members into our team.
Write articles in our wiki or in our up comping web portal.
Translate Ubuntu packages and wiki articles into Arabic.
Share success stories of Ubuntu experience.
Participate in our events.
Introduce any ideas and methods of implementation.
Help us on any of these fields: Logistics, Website, Marketing, PR, Social Media, Graphics and IRC.
Current Team Structure
Logistics : Ahmed Toulan + Mahmoud Ibrahim
Website : Jonathan Hindi + Mahmoud Fawzy
Marketing + PR : Anas Emad + Jonathan N. Hindi
Social Media: Ahmed Adel + Omar Mohsen + Islam Wazery
Graphics : Islam Wazery + Abdallah Hodeib
IRC : Omar mohsen + Ahmed Toulan + Ahmed Osama + AhmedShams
Mailing list : Ahmed Toulan + AhmedShams(Backup)
Financial : Anas Emad
Wiki Maintenance : AhmedShams
If you are interested in any of these fields just edit the page and insert your name.
Note: Donations will be collected once/month on the first Friday of the month. The monthly donations can be as low as 10 LE. Also we agreed on having 2 meetings/month. On the first and third Fridays of the month. The first meeting will be an in person meeting while the second will be an IRC meeting.