[foms] video september in paris (Re: VideoLAN Dev Days 2012

Holger Levsen holger at layer-acht.org
Sat May 5 13:51:09 PDT 2012

Hi Jean-Baptiste,

I'm adding cc:s to the debconf-video and dvswitch-devel mailinglists, as those 
groups might be interested to join a video/multimedia meeting in Paris... (the 
DebConf/Debian videoteam stores its hardware in Paris..)

so fullquote for their benefit:

On Freitag, 4. Mai 2012, Jean-Baptiste Kempf wrote:
> Hello fellow-geeks and friends,
> Like last year, I plan to organize a small technical conference, at the
> end of the summer, in Paris, for us to gather, discuss and/or code.
> Like last year, this is a technical conference, not a blabla one.

how many devs do you expect?

> Like last year, all geeks of important projects on the multimedia
> field are invited. I would suggest to invite Xiph people too, compared
> to last year.
> And VideoLAN will pay travel, hotels and food to active contributors that
> do not have a corporate sponsorship (Although reimbursement will be
> faster than last year).
> So far, the plan is to do it on the first week-end of September 2012 in
> Paris, France. This should not conflict with IBC.
> For lack of a better name (av500con? falcon? whatevercon), I will keep,
> for now, the VDD name.

maybe keep VDD but replace the acronym with "video dev days"? :)

> Interested? 


> Thoughts?


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