Invitation to Ubuntu Open Week – October 11 -15, 2010

You’re invited


Ubuntu Open Week

Where: Online in IRC – #ubuntu-classroom & #ubuntu-classroom-chat

When: Monday October 11, 2010 through Friday October 15, 2010

Time: 14:00 UTC – 18:00 UTC

* Want to find out more about what’s happening in and around Ubuntu as well as Kubuntu, Xubuntu, and Ubuntu Studio?
* Want a chance to ask Mark Shuttleworth, the founder of the Ubuntu project , a few questions about the project?
* Want to know more about how you, your LoCo team and your project can be more effective?
* How about translations – want to know how you can get involved and help in this effort?

If you are interested in Ubuntu Open Week in Spanish go to:

There is an exciting line up there as well!
If you answered yes to any of those questions then Ubuntu Open Week is for you. However, that’s not all. Below is a list by day of the scheduled sessions. Take a look I’m sure you’ll find something you would like to know more about. If so join #ubuntu-classroom and #ubuntu-classroom-chat on on Monday, October 11 through Friday, October 15, 2010.
Reminder all times are listed in UTC. For more information go to Here’s the exciting line-up for next week’s sessions:

Monday, October 11, 2010

1400 UTC – Introduction and Random Q&A – Jono Bacon and Jorge Castro
1500 UTC – Helping LoCo Teams Help themselves – Laura Czajkowski
1600 UTC – Kubuntu is Awesome -Riddell
1700 UTC – How to contribute to Ubuntu – Mohamed Amine IL Idrissi – devildante

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

1400 UTC – Get started translating Ubuntu David Planella
1500 UTC – How to go from user to contributor: Finding your place in the Ubuntu Community – Laura Czajkowski
1600 UTC – How to Make Posters using Inkscape -Martin Owens
1700 UTC – Qimo 4 kids – Michelle Hall

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

1400 UTC – Accessibility is Important – Charlie Kravetz
1500 UTC – Intro to Ubuntu Development -bilalakhtar
1600 UTC – Intro to Ubuntu and Cloud, running your 1st Ubuntu Server on EC2 -AhmedKamal
1700 UTC – Deploying Web Applications in the Cloud – DustinKirkland

Thursday, October 14, 2010

1400 UTC – Ask Mark – Mark Shuttleworth
1500 UTC – Xubuntu-Alive and Well -Charlie Kravetz
1600 UTC – Screencasting How-to – duanedesign
1700 UTC – Ubuntu in Education -Belinda Lopez

Friday, October 15, 2010

1400 UTC – Best Practices for Translation Teams David Planella
1500 UTC – Ubuntu Studio Q&A – Scott Lavender
1600 UTC – Have you tried turning it off and then on again? – Jessica Ledbetter and Cheri703
1700 UTC – Bug Triaging: Do’s and Do not’s -hggdh

For more information on Ubuntu Open Week go to:

Hope to see you there!


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