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There have been a number of excellent "9.1 proposals" posted to devel@ and sugar@ recently.  Since OLPC seems to have cancelled [http://wiki.laptop.org/go/XOcamp_2 XOcamp], here's a proposal for an alterna-conference during the same time period.
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Participation is open to all Sugar and OLPC volunteers and employees!
  
== Proposals ==
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For the '''XOCamp-2''', originally scheduled for November but now postponed to January, [http://wiki.laptop.org/go/XOcamp_2 see here].
  
== Donations ==
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== What happened ==
These were donations made for the original XOcamp; the contributors need to be contacted to see whether they are willing to put the money towards a sugarcamp instead.
 
  
* [[User:CScott]] (cscott at cscott.net) has pledged $1000 for ''sugar developers''
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Read Tomeu's writeup of the event, [http://blog.tomeuvizoso.net/2008/11/sugarcamp-nov-08-part-i.html part 1] and [http://blog.tomeuvizoso.net/2008/12/sugarcamp-nov-08-part-ii.html part 2].
* [[User:Mstone|Michael Stone]] (michael at laptop.org) has pledged $1000 for ''speakers''
 
* Christoph ( christoph at olpcnews.com) has pledged $100 for ''anyone''
 
* [[User:Ohshima]] (yoshiki at vpri.org) has pledged $50 for ''anyone''
 
* An anonymous donor has pledged $800.
 
* [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020435.html Peter Robinson] pledged $50.
 
* George Mavrothalassitis pledged $50.
 
* [[User:garycmartin|Gary]] (gary at garycmartin dot com) has paypaled $100 for ''sugar developers''
 
  
== Housing ==
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== Space-time coordinates ==
These were people willing to host speakers during XOcamp; they need to be contacted regarding their willingness to host for Sugarcamp.
 
  
* [[User:Mstone|Michael Stone]] (michael at laptop.org) has pledged to house 2 friendly speakers.
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=== When ===
* Bill Bogstad can a twin bed in a basement.
 
* Chris Ball has a flat space.
 
* Mel Chua (and Chris Carrick) can take 2 guests - air mattress and sofa - and live 15min walking from the airport for those with weird flight times. (mel at laptop)
 
  
== Adopt a speaker! ==
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'''November 17, 2008 - November 22, 2008'''
These are out-of-town speakers (and links to their proposals) who could present at Sugarcamp.
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=== Where ===
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:Cambridge Innovation Center
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:One Broadway
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:Cambridge MA, USA
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Please sign in at the front desk and use Chris Rowe @ OLE as your contact.
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If you have problems you can call the conference phone in the room 617-682-3760
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* Training room, 5th floor (Mon to Thu)
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* Charles Meeting room, 14th floor (Fri)
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* MIT Media Lab (Sat)
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== Resources ==
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=== Important announcements ===
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[[Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Announcements|Announcements]] (watch this page for updates)
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=== Week schedule ===
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[[Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Schedule|Schedule]] (watch this page for updates)
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=== List of attendees ===
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[[Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Attendees|Attendees]] (please add yourself to the table)
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=== Slides for the presentations ===
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[[Marketing Team/Presentations|Presentations]] (presenters, please add '''before''' the talk)
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=== Minutes for brainstorms ===
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[[Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Minutes]]
  
''Please feel free to add anyone I've missed; I just compiled this quickly by scanning emails to [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/ devel@] and [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/sugar/ sugar@] with 'Proposal' in the title.  If you're one of the listed developers, please add your location and the approximate cost of airfare, if you can determine it -- or remove yourself if you've made a proposal but aren't actually interested in attending, or can donate your own travel costs.  I tried to roughly sort by number of proposals made (talks to be given).''
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=== IRC channel ===
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irc.freenode.org #sugar
  
; Marco Pesenti Gritti (marcopg).
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=== Conference call ===
: Core Sugar developer
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:Dial-in number: +1 218-486-2209
: Proposals: [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020595.html Desktop compatibility], [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020597.html Top Five performance problems], [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020598.html Web-based activities]
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:Participant IDs: 3113474
: From: Milan, Italy.  Cost: booked for US$542.
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:Host ID (for the meeting room): 9592075
  
; Tomeu Vizoso
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=== Printer ===
: Core Sugar developer
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:balto.cictr.com, HP LaserJet 4250 (JetDirect).
: Proposals: [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020566.html View source everywhere], others?
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:Ask [[User:Bernie|Bernie]] for physical access.
: From: Prague, Czech Republic Cost: booked for US$720
 
  
; Sayamindu Dasgupta (unmadindu)
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=== Photos ===
: Sugar developer/Translation lead
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[[Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Photos]] (Ryan & Yama)
: Proposals: [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020400.html Legacy compatibility], [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020415.html i18n and l18n in 9.1 and beyond]
 
: From: Kolkata, India Cost: $1400
 
  
; Carlos Mauro
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=== Feedback ===
: Proposals: [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020695.html MouseTrap for Sugar], [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020694.html Per-Country Sugar themes], [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020696.html Usability testing]
 
: From: ?  Cost: ?
 
  
; Martin Langhoff
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[[Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Feedback]] from the last day - please add your thoughts.
: School server developer
 
: Proposals: [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020416.html Printing], School Server Update
 
: From: ? Cost: ?
 
  
; Mikus Grinbergs?
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== Talk proposals ==
: Proposals: [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020436.html Submitting homework], [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020566.html Control Panel improvements]
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[[Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Proposals]]
  
; Morgan Collett (morgs)
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== Adopt a speaker! ==
: Sugar developer/Collaboration developer
 
: Proposals: [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020400.html Link local collaboration], [[XOcamp 2#Networking|Server based collaboration, removing Presence Service, File Transfer / Journal Object sharing]]
 
: From: South Africa.  Cost: $1300
 
  
; Edward Cherlin
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:Want to contribute?
: Proposals: [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2008-October/020447.html Textbooks]
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:Looking for an accommodation?
: From: Cupertino CA Cost: $300
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:Need travel funding?
  
; Yamandu Ploskonka?
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Go to [[Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Logistics]].
: Proposals: [http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/sugar/2008-October/009472.html Report Cards on XO]
 
: From: ? Cost: ?
 

Latest revision as of 19:08, 24 February 2010

Participation is open to all Sugar and OLPC volunteers and employees!

For the XOCamp-2, originally scheduled for November but now postponed to January, see here.

What happened

Read Tomeu's writeup of the event, part 1 and part 2.

Space-time coordinates

When

November 17, 2008 - November 22, 2008

Where

Cambridge Innovation Center
One Broadway
Cambridge MA, USA

Please sign in at the front desk and use Chris Rowe @ OLE as your contact. If you have problems you can call the conference phone in the room 617-682-3760

  • Training room, 5th floor (Mon to Thu)
  • Charles Meeting room, 14th floor (Fri)
  • MIT Media Lab (Sat)

Resources

Important announcements

Announcements (watch this page for updates)

Week schedule

Schedule (watch this page for updates)

List of attendees

Attendees (please add yourself to the table)

Slides for the presentations

Presentations (presenters, please add before the talk)

Minutes for brainstorms

Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Minutes

IRC channel

irc.freenode.org #sugar

Conference call

Dial-in number: +1 218-486-2209
Participant IDs: 3113474
Host ID (for the meeting room): 9592075

Printer

balto.cictr.com, HP LaserJet 4250 (JetDirect).
Ask Bernie for physical access.

Photos

Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Photos (Ryan & Yama)

Feedback

Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Feedback from the last day - please add your thoughts.

Talk proposals

Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Proposals

Adopt a speaker!

Want to contribute?
Looking for an accommodation?
Need travel funding?

Go to Marketing Team/Events/Sugarcamp Boston 2008/Logistics.