Is there going to be a general slideshow with each new speakers name
on it, or is that my job?-Ryan

On Thu, 3 Feb 2005 07:18:04 -0800, Sunburned Surveyor
<[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Jacqueline was kind enough to provide us with a template for our
> presentations at the OORegicon.
> 
> I have finished my presentation, but I have to ask a somewhat
> embarassing question about the template. (Please keep in mind I don't
> work much with Impress.)
> 
> How do I modify the text of the footer?
> 
> It is automatically updating the slide number, but I can't figure out
> how to change the
> "Your Name - Your Open Office Role" part.
> 
> Thanks for the help.
> 
> Landon
> 
> On Fri, 21 Jan 2005 16:34:25 +0800, Jacqueline McNally
> <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > Daniel Carrera wrote:
> > > What about those giving lightning talks?
> > >
> > > I can make an Impress presentation, but wouldn't that take away time from 
> > > a short
> > > talk? I'm probably missing something obvious.
> > >
> > > Cheers,
> > > Daniel.
> >
> > You are on the right track :) Speakers presenting lightning talks do not
> > require and are encouraged to not have slides. But you may wish to have
> > one slide with the title of your talk, an outline or pertinent message
> > or image. Just so that the audience has two items to look at - you and
> > the slide :)
> >
> > I figured we would be using only one computer (with a ready standby) and
> > all the slides would be on the one computer so this would minimise the
> > setup. Also, it reduces the likelihood of equipment not working,
> > especially if you are a speaker that is not going to the rehearsal.
> >
> > Yes, the template is for all speakers except lightning talks.
> >
> > As I suggested in my previous mail, if all speakers have buddies, then
> > your buddy, could display the one slide while you are speaking. Just an
> > idea.
> >
> > Regards
> > Jacqueline
> >
> > > On Fri, Jan 21, 2005 at 03:55:47PM +0800, Jacqueline McNally wrote:
> > >
> > >>Hello
> > >>
> > >>Prompted by Jean, I have uploaded an Impress template to the OOoRegiCon
> > >>web site, see:
> > >>http://marketing.openoffice.org/conference/regicon/oooregicontemplate.sxi
> > >>
> > >>Some speakers have indicated that they would prefer to provide a paper
> > >>instead of or in addition to your presentation slides. You may consider
> > >>this, as there will be many more people viewing the website than is able
> > >>to attend OOoRegiCon.
> > >>
> > >>Please can you send me (jacqueline AT openoffice.org) your presentation
> > >>and or paper to be uploaded to the OOoRegiCon website BEFORE you travel
> > >>to OOoRegCon. The most often asked question at OOoCon was, "when will
> > >>the xyz presentation be available on the web site?". If I have them
> > >>ready to upload at the completion of OOoRegiCon, I don't think we can do
> > >>better than that :)
> > >>
> > >>Remember also, that all speakers need to complete and sign the Linspire
> > >>Speaker Release Agreement
> > >>(http://marketing.openoffice.org/conference/regicon/Speaker_Agreement.pdf).
> > >>
> > >>Many of you, the volunteers are speakers, so those of you that are not
> > >>speaking I would like to ask whether you could look after your speakers.
> > >>Perhaps it may be worthwhile setting up a buddy system, so every speaker
> > >>has a buddy. Ryan is MC, but I think it is always helpful to have a
> > >>speaker buddy and or roady so that all the speaker has to do is get
> > >>there and someone else looks after the timing, equipment etc. Just a
> > >>thought.
> > >>
> > >>Regards
> > >>Jacqueline
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
> 


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