Sounds like a great idea. Please go for it!
From: Bob Paulin [mailto:b...@bobpaulin.com]
Sent: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 6:20 PM
Subject: Re: FW: ApacheCon Miami is coming in May.
I bet the Sling and Jackrabbit/Oak projects would be interested in such a
track. Those projects have pretty strong corporate backing which could help
with sponsorship. Would it make sense to cross post this to them to get the
On 11/30/2016 2:15 PM, Tom Barber wrote:
> Nick, who *wouldn't* want to see your talks?!
> On Wed, Nov 30, 2016 at 8:13 PM, Nick Burch <apa...@gagravarr.org> wrote:
>> On Wed, 30 Nov 2016, Allison, Timothy B. wrote:
>>> ApacheCon and Apache Big Data will be held at the Intercontinental
>>>> Miami, Florida, May 16-18, 2017
>>> I plan to attend.
>>> Who's in? Any idea if there will be another "content" track like we
>>> had in Austin?
>> If we want a Content track, then we'd have to do some work for it!
>> I'd love to see one though, I think we've enough good stuff around
>> Apache to make it a success
>> We'd need to find a few related projects interested in putting some
>> talks in, work out a marketing message for the track, and ideally
>> work out how we can "pay" our way (in terms of finding a sponsor, or
>> explaining why someone would buy quite a few tickets to see just our
>> talks, or that sort of thing)
>> Are we up for that bit of extra work this time?
>> There's also a chance to take part in the hackathon too :)