Monthly General Meeting – May 1st, 2013

Monthly General Meeting – May 1, 2013

(doors open at 6:00 PM, meeting: 6:05 PM – 8:00 PM)

Location: University of Calgary, downtown campus
Room TBA
906 – 8th Avenue SW


  • Relevance of LUG Meetings
  1. I was asked this question at two meetings recently and its been brought up before.
  2. My answer was yes, I think it can be!
  3. Come to the meeting, find out what is important and tell us what is important.
  • Multiple forms of media and technology should play some roll in our club, like video presentations. I can see many advantages: like try before you show, reach a larger audience, document for yourself, etc.
  1. Improve Accuracy of Documentation for Free and Open Source Instruction Guides
  2. Come up with new ways of coming together and topics that matter to you: Here is just one for instance: TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events (ref to more button) example ….

Cory Doctorow comments on advice to parents about Facebook (is it safe?)



  • Kin Wong’s work project and his Linux How To (Video Documentation). Ryan Walters was the camera man
  1. Kin has done a video talking about his project
  2. He also plans to bring some video of screen captures to show and tell

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