Call for GNOME.Asia Summit 2015 Host Proposals
The GNOME.Asia Committee is inviting
interested parties to submit proposals for hosting the GNOME.Asia during
the 2nd quarter of 2015.
The GNOME.Asia Summit is the featured annual GNOME
Conference in Asia. The event focuses primarily on the GNOME desktop,
but also covers applications and the development platform tools. It
brings together the GNOME community in Asia to provide a forum for
users, developers, foundation leaders, governments and businesses to
discuss both the present technology and future developments.
GNOME.Asia Summits have been held in Beijing,
Ho-Chi-Minh City, Taipei, Bangalore, Hong Kong Seoul and Beijing
respectively over the last seven years. The Summit’s preference is to
find a new location each year in order to we spread GNOME throughout
Asia and we are looking for local organizers to rise to the challenge of
organizing an excellent GNOME event. The GNOME.Asia committee will
assist in the process, but there is a definitive need for individuals to
be actively involved and committed to the planning and execution of the
You can learn more about GNOME.Asia Summit at our website: http://www.gnome.asia
Interested parties are hereby invited to submit a
formal proposal to the
gnome-asia-committee-list<at>gnome<dot> org . The deadline
for the proposals is September 1, 2014. Please email your proposal to
gnome-asia-committee-list<at>gnome<dot> org. We might invite
you to present your proposal in more details over our regular IRC
meetings or send you additional questions and requests. Results will be
announced by the third week of September, 2014.
The conference will require availability of
facilities for 3-5 days, including a weekend, during the 2nd quarter of
2015 (between March and June). Final event dates should avoid other key
free software conferences or other events that may have conflict and
will be confirmed together with other GNOME teams which might get
involved. Key points which each proposals should consider and which will
be taken into account when deciding among candidates, are:
Please refer to the official web site of GNOME.Asia
. Please also check the GNOME.Asia Summit check list , howtos 
and the winning proposal for 2012  when putting together a proposal.
You are welcome to contact gnome-asia-committee-list<at>gnome<dot> org if you have any questions.
Please help to spread the word and we are looking forward to hearing from you soon!