LoCoTeamSpeakers

Speaking Representatives From Ubuntu LoCo Teams

This page provides a list of speakers from different countries who can speak about Ubuntu and related technologies at conferences. Each LoCo team should decide who are the best speakers in their team and add these speakers to this list. It is recommended that a maximum of six speakers are listed per team.

Country

Team

Person

Email

Expenses Required?

Notes

AR

Argentina Team

Martin Albisetti

beuno AT ubuntu DOT com

Where possible

Can speak about ubuntu, ubuntu-ar team, and other related topics.

AR

Argentina Team

Guillermo Lisi

guillermolisi AT ubuntu DOT com

Where possible

Can speak about ubuntu, ubuntu-ar team, Ubuntu in corporate contexts and other related topics

BD

Bangladesh Team

Russell John

russell AT ubuntu-bd DOT org

Not if in Bangladesh

Can speak about anything related to Linux and FOSS.

BR

Brazilian Team

André Gondim / Ursula Junque / Duda Nogueira

andregondim AT ubuntu DOT com / ursinha AT ubuntu DOT com / dudanogueira AT ubuntu DOTcom

Where possible

Can speak about ubuntu, ubuntu-br team, and other related topics.

BR

Ubuntu-br-sp Team

Kemel Zaidan, Paulo Christiano

kemel.zaidan AT ubuntu-sp DOT org, christiano AT ubuntu-sp DOT org

Where possible

Can speak about Ubuntu, ubuntu-br-sp team, community participation and free desktop.

CA

Ubuntu Canada LoCo

Ralph Janke

txwikinger@ubuntu.com

for cities more than 100km from Waterloo Region, ON

Can speak about Ubuntu community, LUG/LoCo relations, bug triage, bug fixing, packaging, patching, Qt/KDE development, Kubuntu development, Ubuntu server web applications, databases, virtualization, drupal, legal issues

CA

Ubuntu Vancouver LoCo

Randall Ross

randall AT executiv DOT es

for cities outside Vancouver BC

Can speak about building local community around Ubuntu, marketing, and Ubuntu itself.

AD, FR, IT, ES

Catalan LoCo Team

Josep Gallart Badia

josep.gallart AT ubuntu DOT cat

Where possible

I usually hold speaks presenting new Ubuntu releases or Free Software, addressed to prospective users with little knowledge, or participate at install parties. Could be anywhere as long as the language is Catalan.

CH

SwissTeam

Hassan El Jacifi, Myriam Schweingruber, Daniel Stoni

waver AT ubuntu DOT com , schweingruber AT pharma-traduction DOT ch, dsto AT stoni DOT ch>

Switzerland

Can speak about Ubuntu, community, free software and other subjects.

CN

CNTeam

Zhengpeng Hou

zhengpeng-hou AT ubuntu DOT com

China

can speak about Ubuntu, community, free software.

CO

Ubuntu Colombia LoCo

AndresMujica

andres.mujica AT ubuntu DOT com

Colombia and Andean Region

Can speak about Ubuntu community, LoCo relations, bug triage, bug fixing, kernel, cluster, databases, virtualization, VoIP, Bussiness & Open Source

CO

Ubuntu Colombia LoCo

HollmanEnciso

hollman AT ubuntu DOT com

Colombia and Andean Region

Can speak about Ubuntu community, LUG/LoCo relations, drupal, mesh networks, legal and licencing issues

CO

Ubuntu Colombia LoCo

IngForigua

ingforigua AT ubuntu DOT com

Colombia and Andean Region

Can speak about Ubuntu community, LUG/LoCo relations, Open Hardware, Cloud Computing, Clustering, CMS

CZ

CzechTeam

Ondřej Surý

ondrej@ubuntu.cz

Outside Czech Republic

Ubuntu, Debian, Linux, VoIP in Czech or English.

DK

DanishTeam

Søren Bredlund Caspesen

soeren-b-c@ubuntu.com

Where possible

Ubuntu, ubuntu-dk, Free Software

EC

Ecuador Team

Pedro Franco

pmfranco@fybsistemas-ec.com

Where Posible

Can speak abou Education with Floss and Edubuntu, Kubuntu, Ubuntu, Ubuntu Ecuador and Linux in general

FI

FinnishTeam

Timo Jyrinki

timo.jyrinki AT iki DOT fi

Where possible

Can speak about Ubuntu, Ubuntu Finland, Debian, Finnish Wikipedia

FI

FinnishTeam

Jussi Kekkonen

jussi.kekkonen AT gmail DOT com

Where possible

Can speak about Ubuntu, Ubuntu Finland, Linux and F/OSS in general

GT

Guatemalan Team

Jorge Dardon

jdardon AT gmail DOT com

Where possible

Can speak about Ubuntu, Ubuntu Guatemala, Linux and FOSS in general

ID

IndonesianTeam

Ferry Haris

chrans AT gmail DOT com

Wherever Possible

Can speak about Free and Open Source Software in general, Ubuntu, Open Document Format, eGovernment, eBusiness, community

ID

IndonesianTeam

Prihantoosa

pht854 AT gmail DOT com

South East Asia

Can speak about Free and Open Source Software in general, Ubuntu, Edubuntu Indonesia team lead, community

IE

IrishTeam

Laura Czajkowski

czajkowski AT ubuntu DOT com

Where possible, Ireland, UK

Can speak about Ubuntu, Community,Ubuntu Women

IL

IsraeliTeam

Avishai Ish-Shalom

avishai.ish-shalom@mail.huji.ac.il

Only outside Israel

Can speak about Ubuntu, Ubuntu-IL team, Linux servers and clusters in general, Free software

IL

IsraeliTeam

Uri Shabtay

ushabtay AT gmail DOT com

Where Possible, inside & outside Israel

Can speak about Ubuntu, Ubuntu-IL team, Free and Open Source software in general, especially in Education (Hebrew University student)

IL

IsraeliTeam

Danniel Korotkin https://wiki.ubuntu.com/status0

it.is.danny@gmail.com

Where possible

Can speak about development of communities, communities, Development, Methodology, Free and Opensource software, Linux, Ubuntu, creativity, PHP Development, LAMP and more

IL

IsraeliTeam

Moshe Nahmias

moshegrey AT ubuntu DOT com

Where possible

Can speak about Ubuntu, Ubuntu-IL team

IN

Tamil Team, India

Sri Ramadoss M

amachu AT ubuntu DOT com

Wherever Possible

Contact Person of Ubuntu Tamil Team. Can speak about Free Software, Ubuntu in Tamil & English Languages

IR

Iranian Team

Mehdi Hassanpour

mehdi AT ubuntu DOT com

Middle East

Can speak about Ubuntu, Free and Open Source Software in general

KE

Kenyan Team

Ronald Odero

ronaldodero AT yahoo DOT com

Kenya

Anything on OSS, Linux, Ubuntu and FOSS in Kenya in both Swahili and English

MY

MalaysiaTeam

Ezwan Aizat Bin Abdullah Faiz

aizat.faiz AT gmail DOT com

Where possible

Can speak about Ubuntu, FOSS, Linux, Open Standards, Free Culture, Open Content, Creative Commons

MM

MyanmarTeam

Bone Pyae Sone

bone dot burma AT gmail DOT com

Where possible

Can speak about Ubuntu, FOSS, Linux, Ubuntu Myanmar LoCo Team

NI

Nicaraguan Team

Leandro Gómez

leo DOT telsen AT gmail DOT com

Where Possible

Anything related to Linux and FOSS, Ubuntu related topics. FOSS in Central America. Languages: Spanish, English, Swedish & Italian

NL

DutchTeam

Dennis Kaarsemaker

dennis AT ubuntu DOT com

Where possible

Can speak about almost everything related to Ubuntu and has done so many times before (EN/NL)

NO

NorwegianTeam

Rubén Romero

huayra AT ubuntu DOT com

Where possible

Norwegian team contact member. Ecuador team founder. Works at Varnish Software and can speak about Ubuntu, Varnish Web Accelerator and FLOSS in general, Community building, Open standards, Free Culture and other subjects. Extensive experience with sales of FLOSS products in the Nordic and Worldwide market. LANG: EN,ES,NO

SK

SKTEAM

Jan Husar

jan dot husar at skosi dot org

EU

Software patents, Open Source, eGovernment, Linux, Ubuntu, LANG:EN,SK,CZ

TAM

TamilTeam

Amachu, Nagaraja

amachu AT ubuntu DOT com, naga2raja AT gmail DOT com

Where possible

Can speak about Ubuntu, open source, FOSS related topics.

UK

UKTeam

Jono Bacon

jono AT ubuntu DOT com

Where possible

Works at Canonical, can speak about Ubuntu, community, free software and other subjects.

UK

UKTeam

Alan Bell

alanbell AT ubuntu DOT com

Where possible

Can speak about Ubuntu and using Open Source software in business

UK

UKTeam

Matt Daubney

matt AT daubers DOT co DOT uk

Southern England

Can speak about Ubuntu, RAID and Open Source support

UK

UKTeam

John Stevenson

John AT jr0cket DOT com

Travel costs appreciated outside of London

Independent consultant and coach, discussiing Ubuntu as a productive environment for software development (Java, Scala, Clojure) and open source development related projects (Apache, Netbeans, etc.)

US

CaliforniaTeam

Nathan Haines

nhaines AT ubuntu DOT com

Where possible

Can speak about Ubuntu, community, free software, open content, computing and youth, and other subjects.

US

ChicagoTeam

Rich Johnson

nixternal AT ubuntu DOT com

Chicagoland

Ubuntu Chicago team lead, can speak about Ubuntu, community, free software and other subjects.

US

DallasTeam

Long D

deathmiata AT gmail DOT com

Dallas, TX

Ubuntu Dallas moderator, can speak about Ubuntu, community, FOSS, Ubuntu related projects and security.

US

DC Team

Mackenzie Morgan

maco.m AT ubuntu DOT com

Where possible

can speak about Ubuntu development, bug processes, etc.

US

IllinoisTeam

Michael D. Stemle Jr.

manchicken AT ubuntu DOT com

Central Illinois

Ubuntu Illinois & Ubuntu Chicago assistant lead, can speak about Ubuntu, community, free software and other subjects.

US

IllinoisTeam

Freddy Martinez

freddymartinez9 AT ubuntu DOT com

Central Illinois

Ubuntu Illinois & Ubuntu Chicago assistant lead, can speak about Ubuntu, community, free software and other subjects.

US

UtahTeam

Aaron Toponce

atoponce AT ubuntu DOT com

Utah

Utah Team assistant lead, can speak about Ubuntu, community, free software and other subjects.

US

UtahTeam

Christer Edwards

christer DOT edwards AT ubuntu DOT com

Utah

Utah Team founder and current team lead, can speak about Ubuntu, community, free software and other subjects.

US

NewYorkTeam

Charles Profitt

cprofitt AT ubuntu DOT com

New York

New York Team lead, can speak about Ubuntu, community, free software, education and other subjects.

US

OregonTeam

Benjamin Kerensa

bkerensa AT ubuntu-oregon DOT org

Portland, OR

Oregon Team lead, can speak about Ubuntu, community, free software, education and other subjects.

UY

UruguayTeam

PabloRubianes

pablorubianes-uy AT ubuntu DOT com

Where possible

Can speak about Ubuntu, Ubuntu Uy Team, Free and Open Source software and related

VE

VETeam

Efrain Valles

efrain AT ubuntu DOT org DOT ve

Wherever Possible

Can speak about Free and Open Source Software in general, Ubuntu, Web Development.

ZA

ZATeam

Craig A. Adams

craigaa AT karg DOT co DOT za

Wherever Possible

Can speak about Free and Open Source Software in general, Ubuntu, OpenOffice.org, Open Standards, other related topics.

ZA

ZATeam

Stefano Rivera

stefanor AT ubuntu DOT com

Wherever Possible

Ubuntu, Debian, Packaging, Processes, Open Source, etc.

EG

Ubuntu-Eg

Mahmoud Darweash

Mahmoud.Darweash@gmail.com

Free If No Travel Fees

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LoCoTeamSpeakers (last edited 2011-11-26 11:23:56 by bonepyaesone)