Excellent, thanks for the special vote. Now we can all get active and
make the most of this.
On Sun, Jan 4, 2009 at 12:00 AM, Steve Walsh <steve-zJlWAF7fyuR+A87KsyXuhA@public.gmane.org
> The Linux Australia Council held a special vote on this matter tonight, and
> have agreed to fund Robin's application for travel funding for FOMS/LCA,
> SLUG and LUV as a one-off grant to a total value of $2000.
> The biggest factor in this decision was the contributions Robin's
> presentations at SLUG and LUV would provide to the Sydney and
> linux communities, as well the follow-on effect from his attendance at FOMS
> and LCA.
> Stephen Walsh
> Vice President
> Linux Australia
> Robin Gareus wrote:
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>> Hello Linux Australia,
>> This application: Dec 12, 2009
>> FOMS: Jan 15,16 2009
>> LCA: Jan 19-24 2009
>> SLUG workshop/talk: Jan 30 2009
>> planning to leave Amsterdam,NL: 12.01.2008
>> planning to return: 12.02.2008
>> Project Name:
>> Linux Media Workshop, FOMS & LCA
>> Aim of Project:
>> Extend developer collaborations at FOMS + LCA and present a
>> hands-on tutorial on open-source A/V
production at SLUG.
>> Besides running day to day business of linuxaudio.org, I'm author of
>> various FLOSS software  and affiliated with quite some FLOSS
>> projects around gnu/linux multimedia . During my stay in AUS I'm
>> going to focus on interoperability and consolidation with emphasis on
>> JACK A/V sync.
>> Indirectly your grant will support development of xjadeo.sf.net,
>> lumiera.org and ardour.org. Directly it may affect projects of other
>> FOMS participants and SLUGs.
>> Furthermore this trip offers the opportunity to build a deeper
>> collaboration between developer groups in Europe and Australia.
>> I am involved with organizing the linux-audio-conference 2009 and
>> am exploring possibilities to organise a FOMS Europe. Attending
>> and LCA would be beneficial as to see how you are handling it there.
>> Person Responsible for Request:
>> Robin Gareus
>> People/Groups Supporting Request:
>> Silvia Pfeiffer (FOMS)
>> FOMS CTTE & President Annodex Association
>> Sridhar Dhanapalan (CTTE, SLUG)
>> President SLUG
>> I require additional funding for travel to FOMS and meet a talk
>> invitation at SLUG.
>> Talks to be given at FOMS, LCA Multimedia miniconf and SLUG.
>> FOMS is offering $1000 partial travel sponsorship to me.
>> The air-fare will cost approx $3750  and I would like to ask LA to
>> contribute $2000 towards this; if possible
more. I am prepared to pick
>> up further travel expenses, including accommodation and local travels,
>> with my private money. I will, however, not be able to take the trip
>> without additional funding to the FOMS money.
>>  http://sf.net/users/x42
>>  linuxaudio.org, openmovieeditor.org & libopenvideo, jackaudio.org,
>>  with Quantas: AMS <-> SYD - 1,850 euro = 3,740$
>> AMS <-> Sydnet|Melbourne <-> Hobart - 1955 euro = 3900$
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>> - --
>> Robin Gareus
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>> 1091 BG
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