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 ====== Events / Workshops ====== ====== Events / Workshops ======
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 ===== Upcoming Events ===== ===== Upcoming Events =====
  
-==== Linuxtag ​2013 ==== +==== Hobby & Elektronik, Stuttgart, Germany (2014-11-20 - 2014-11-23) ==== 
-   +Stuttgart'​s [[http://​www.lug-s.org/​|Linux User Group]] will have a booth at the [[http://​www.messe-stuttgart.de/​hobby/​|Hobby & Elektronik]] fair and is planning to present [[wiki:​advanced:​tce:​install|X2Go-TCE]] and the [[doc:​deployment-stories:​electronic-glovebox|Electronic Glovebox]], amongst other things. 
-4 People ​as booth team needed ​(May 22nd till 25th)+ 
 +==== Booth & Talk @ IT-Kongress,​ University of Applied Sciences, Neu-Ulm, Germany (2014-11-13) ==== 
 +:!: Note that the talk will be in German. 
 + 
 +Title: X2Go - an OSS Remote Desktop and how it is used in companies 
 + 
 +Various users and contributors to the project will talk about and/or demo their individual use cases. 
 + 
 +Congress homepage is here, with the 2014 schedule to appear soon: https://​www.it-kongress.com 
 + 
 +University homepage is here: https://​www.hs-neu-ulm.de/​ (German), https://​www.hs-neu-ulm.de/​en/​home/​ (English) 
 + 
 + 
 +==== X2GoHackTrain 2014 - cancelled :-( ==== 
 +Thanks to German Rail retiring (in Blade Runner style) the heritage railbusses from service, there will be no X2GoHackTrain in 2014. :'( Had they been available, a combination of train ride, BBQ at a lake side, and an optional short hike would have been planned. 
 + 
 +==== X2Go: The Gathering 2014 @ Linuxhotel ==== 
 +(new X2Go Community Event 2014) 
 + 
 +Date: 2014-10-31 to 2014-11-02 
 + 
 +Three-day event at http://​www.linuxhotel.de (for conditions, see: https://​www.linuxhotel.de/​community.html / http://​www.linuxhotel.de/​community.en.html,​ Essen ("work and play" gathering; grid power, wifi, hotel style rooms, youth hostel-like service, recreational facilities available, sightseeing tours/group entertainment available in the evening) 
 + 
 +Plan for Friday 2014-10-31:​ 
 + 
 +  * arrival: 1800 hours/6pm local time (CET - Central European Time - note that daylight saving time in Germany ends a few days before this date) 
 +  * option to order Pizza, bringing your own food is OK, too. 
 +  * get-together in the chimney room (there'​s Wi-Fi and power, so if you want to code away, feel free to do so) 
 + 
 +Plan for Saturday 2014-11-01:  
 + 
 +  * breakfast between 0900 hours/9am - 1000 hours/10am local time 
 +  * coding session in meeting room 
 +  * English guided tour: http://​www.zollverein.de/​angebote/​about-coal-and-miners starting 1500 hours/3pm local time (note that we will have to leave Linuxhotel/​Unperfekthaus before that, as our teleporter and time machine are still undergoing repairs ;-)) 
 +  * depending on majority vote, we will either have lunch before the guided tour, or dinner afterwards. We will go to the http://​www.unperfekthaus.de restaurant, as they offer "flat rate" food and all items on their menu are tagged in English and German. 
 + 
 +Plan for Sunday 2014-11-02:  
 +  * breakfast between 0900 hours/9am - 1000 hours/10am local time 
 +  * "room cleaning rage" (we need to clean the rooms ourselves, that's one of the reasons why the rates are so cheap) 
 +  * ROOMS MUST BE CLEANED OF TRASH AND CLEARED OF YOUR PERSONAL BELONGINGS BY 1000 hours/10am local time! 
 +  * stowing of personal belongings in chimney room or conference room 
 +  * option to order pizza 
 +  * coding session 
 +  * departure is around 1530 hours/​3:​30pm local time 
 + 
 +Responsibilities:​ 
 +  * planning and preparation - Stefan 
 +  * liaison for Linuxhotel staff between 2014-10-31 and 2014-11-02 - Mike#1 
 + 
 +===== Past Events ===== 
 + 
 +==== 2014 ==== 
 + 
 +=== X2Go on FLOSS Weekly #295 (2014-05-21) === 
 + 
 +Our two Mikes (Gabriel|DePaulo) were interviewed about X2Go by the famous Randal L. Schwartz ([[https://​twitter.com/​merlyn|merlyn]]) and equally famous Randi Harper ([[https://​twitter.com/​freebsdgirl|freebsdgirl]]) on the //<​nowiki>​FLOSS Weekly</​nowiki>//​ Netcast: http://​twit.tv/​floss295 
 + 
 +If you're having trouble watching the embedded video on that page, try one of these links: 
 +  * [[http://​www.podtrac.com/​pts/​redirect.mp4/​twit.cachefly.net/​video/​floss/​floss0295/​floss0295_h264m_1280x720_1872.mp4|HD Video]] 
 +  * [[http://​www.podtrac.com/​pts/​redirect.mp4/​twit.cachefly.net/​video/​floss/​floss0295/​floss0295_h264m_864x480_500.mp4|SD Video, large]] 
 +  * [[http://​www.podtrac.com/​pts/​redirect.mp4/​twit.cachefly.net/​video/​floss/​floss0295/​floss0295_h264b_640x368_256.mp4|SD Video, small]] 
 +  * [[http://​www.podtrac.com/​pts/​redirect.mp3/​twit.cachefly.net/​audio/​floss/​floss0295/​floss0295.mp3|Audio only]] 
 + 
 +==== 2013 ==== 
 + 
 +=== X2GoHackTrain 2013 (2013-09-15) === 
 + 
 +Sadly, both Heinz and Alex weren'​t able to make it to the 2013 event, but Mihai was back, and Mihai and Stefan were joined by a few fellow Linux/X2Go enthusiasts from [[http://​www.lihas.de|LinuxHaus Stuttgart]]. This time, we had the entire dining car for ourselves as our rolling party location, and after having lunch in the station diner again, we got a guided tour around the stables and horses of the [[http://​www.gestuet-marbach.de/​pb/,​Lde/​Startseite/​Service/​English+Site|state-run stud farm.]]  
 +It seems that nobody remembered to take pictures, though. :-( 
 + 
 +=== DebConf 2013 === 
 +  ​* [[http://​meetings-archive.debian.net/​pub/​debian-meetings/​2013/​debconf13/​webm-high/​960_X2Go_Terminal_Server_Suite_and_Debian.webm|Talk on X2Go]] by Mike Gabriel (August 2013) 
 + 
 +=== Google Summer or Code 2013 === 
 +  ​The X2Go Project did not get accepted for GSOC2013 
 + 
 +==== 2012 ==== 
 + 
 +=== X2GoHackTrain 2012 (2012-09-30) === 
 +X2GoHackTrain 2012 started out as a plan for a company-sponsored BBQ for the X2Go core developers. 
 +During the initial planning stages, it turned out that Alex (X2Go Co-Founderwould not be able to attend during summer due to his personal commitments,​ and by the time he would be able to attend, temperatures would be too low for an enjoyable BBQ. 
 + 
 +So, X2GoHackTrain to the rescue: As the owner of the company that wanted to sponsor the BBQ is also a member of a volunteer organization that maintains a heritage Diesel railbus, the decision was made to gather inside the train, have lunch together at a railway station diner along the way, and visit a car museum. ​
  
-==== Google Summer or Code 2013 ==== +Participants in 2012 wereHeinz-MGraesing (X2Go Co-Founder),​ Alex (X2Go Co-Founder),​ Mihai (X2Go Mac/Win Co-Developer until Mike#2 took over), Stefan (owner of BAUR-ITCS UG and sponsor of the event)
-   +
-* [[events:gsoc2013|Read more...]]+
  
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-===== Upcoming Workshops / Trainings =====+(From left to right: Alex, Stefan, Heinz)
  
-==== X2Go Basic Installation Workshop ==== 
-  * Beginning June 2013 in [[http://​www.treuchtlingen.de/​Bilder.109.0.html|Treuchtlingen]] (more information soon [[mailto:​heinz-m.graesing@obviously-nice.de|contact Heinz]]) ​ 
  
  
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