Hi all

I'd like to help. I live near the german border in Switzerland by
Lake-Constance. Just tell me what to do. I don't have a car
so I'm tied to public transportation.


2016-09-21 19:13 GMT+02:00 John Darrington <j...@darrington.wattle.id.au>:
> On Wed, Sep 21, 2016 at 05:38:44PM +0200, Darshit Shah wrote:
>      Last I heard, we were looking into the Linux Hotel in D??sseldorf for the
>      next GHM. But I'm not sure what happened about it.
> That was considered some years ago.  But for PR reasons we  should not hold 
> events at the "Linux" hotel.
>      I completely agree that having such a deal where we can mix accommodation
>      and conference expenses would be a great benefit for everybody. Although
>      as Christian pointed out at one of the discussions during GHM 2016, it
>      might make the event out of bounds for a few people.  Not everyone paid
>      the ???50 per day but instead only paid for the cost of accommodation
>      which can be far cheaper. It would be one item to consider.
> In previous years the FSF has made available a small fund for subsidising 
> people
> who would otherwise be unable to attend, and so far as I know this fund is 
> still
> available.  Also, I think that most people would not object to paying (say) 
> 5EUR
> over and above the cost of the venue in order to support such people.
>      If you do have any ideas for locations of such hostels, please do share.
> There are plenty such places advertised in the internet.  For example have a 
> look
> at http://gruppenunterkuenfte.de  We just have to decide on something 
> suitable.
> The biggest issue, as I see it - is finding someone willing to organise it.
> I can help, as I did in 2014 - but others would need to do their bit too :)
> J'
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