That is no answer. Will those people who are not able to register be allowed to attend Jimbo's speech or not?
Warm regards, Ashwin Baindur ------------------------------------------------------ On Mon, Nov 14, 2011 at 11:29 AM, Pranav Curumsey <curum...@gmail.com>wrote: > Ashwin, > > You are aware that there is more than one person in the OC. Please refrain > from calling out to a particular person on a public email, if you wish to > do so please send a private email to the person concerned. > > There is provision for 10 registration desks 7am onwards. We recommend > people coming in early keeping in mind that they need to register. > > Kind Regards, > Pranav > > > On Mon, Nov 14, 2011 at 8:38 AM, Arun Ramarathnam <arunra...@gmail.com>wrote: > >> Pranav, Ashwin, >> >> From past experience of similar events we would need to start >> registration at 7 am and have 5 to 6 counters for registration. >> >> There will be a huge rush between 8 and 8 30 am. >> mailers will need to be sent to participants hat they will need to be >> seated by 8:15 and that reign will take 30 mins. >> >> We will need to go over the specifics of arrangements in detail. >> >> Regards >> Arun >> >> >> >> On 14-Nov-2011, at 8:03 AM, Ashwin Baindur <ashwin.bain...@gmail.com> >> wrote: >> >> Personal attention:Pranav Curumsey >> >> If Jimbo is going to speak to everyone at 0830 hours, you probably want >> everybody seated by 0815hours. The registration team will not be able to >> handle 700 registrations in forty five minutes, assuming people turn up at >> 0730 hours. We need to make provision so that registration does not become >> a barrier to Jimbo's speech which most people will certainly miss if it is >> compulsory to get past the main door. >> >> Warm regards, >> >> Ashwin Baindur >> ------------------------------------------------------ >> >> >> On Sun, Nov 13, 2011 at 1:35 PM, CherianTinu Abraham < >> tinucher...@gmail.com> wrote: >> >>> *CIOL : "Mumbai to host national WikiConference"* >>> >>> http://www.ciol.com/Developer/Developer/News-Reports/Mumbai-to-host-national-WikiConference/156390/0/ >>> >>> *Jimmy Wales to deliver the Keynote on November 18 at University >>> Convocation Hall* >>> * >>> * >>> *The Mumbai Wikipedia Community and the Wikimedia Chapter, India are >>> hosting the first ever WikiConference in Mumbai, India!* >>> * >>> * >>> *The conference will be graced by the founder, open-source evangelist >>> and chairman emeritus of Wikimedia foundation, Jimmy Wales, said a >>> press release.* >>> * >>> * >>> *According to the release, the Conference will have a distinct Indian >>> flavour and deal primarily with issues relating to India on Wikipedia, >>> English and Indic language Wikipedia projects in the country, possible >>> partnerships and collaborations and the WikiCommunity editing on these >>> issues, whether in India or abroad.* >>> * >>> * >>> *The three day event will be held from 18-20 November, 2011 at >>> Convocation Hall, University of Mumbai, Fort Campus.* >>> * >>> * >>> *Arjuna Rao Chavala, president, Wikimedia chapter said, "We look >>> forward to organising the conference on an annual basis to bring together >>> Indian Wikipedians from 20+ Indian language projects to share learnings and >>> best practices. The event will help catalyze contributors in building >>> Knowledge Society through free and open education projects."* >>> * >>> * >>> *Speaking on the occasion, Pranav Curumsey, Chairperson, Organizing >>> Committee, WikiConference India said, "The conference aims to promote the >>> vision of the founder Mr. Wales, 'Imagine a world in which every single >>> person on the planet is given free access to the sum of all human >>> knowledge.'”* >>> * >>> * >>> *He added, “It is very encouraging to see ad-free participation showing >>> a keen interest in attending this conference confirming our belief that >>> India is free knowledge ready.”* >>> * >>> * >>> *The release further added that, the event will see thousands of >>> Wikipedians from all over the country pouring in for sessions covering on >>> different topics.* >>> * >>> * >>> *Moksh Juneja, secretary, Organising Committee, WikiConference India >>> added, "The conference aims to serve as an annual platform for all Indian >>> Wikipedians to meet and share their views, discuss challenges and exchange >>> useful tips and best practices.”* >>> * >>> * >>> *“We have been overwhelmed with the ad-free participation across India >>> where we received 7000 plus entries for scholarships and 550 plus papers >>> were submitted to be presented at the WikiConference India," concluded >>> Juneja.* >>> >>> Regards >>> Tinu Cherian >>> >>> pr...@wikimedia.in >>> http://wiki.wikimedia.in/In_the_news >>> >>> >>> _______________________________________________ >>> WikiConference-India mailing list >>> wikiconference-in...@lists.wikimedia.org >>> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikiconference-india >>> >>> >> -- >> You received this message because you are subscribed to the Wikimedia >> Chapter, India Member's Group. >> To post to this group, send email to wmin-memb...@googlegroups.com >> To unsubscribe from this group, send email to >> wmin-members+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com >> For more options, visit this group at >> http://groups.google.com/group/wmin-members?hl=en?hl=en >> >> -- >> You received this message because you are subscribed to the Wikimedia >> Chapter, India Member's Group. >> To post to this group, send email to wmin-memb...@googlegroups.com >> To unsubscribe from this group, send email to >> wmin-members+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com >> For more options, visit this group at >> http://groups.google.com/group/wmin-members?hl=en?hl=en >> > > > > -- > Kind Regards, > Pranav > > > _______________________________________________ > WikiConference-India mailing list > wikiconference-in...@lists.wikimedia.org > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikiconference-india > >
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