July 2009 IRC Meeting Details
For the IRC meeting conducted on 19 July 2009 almost 20 people attended. Agenda was “Campaign to promote Free Software in Kerala”::Part>Bringing Hardware vendors closer to the Swathanthra Software Community”, as this was the second meeting, it was kind of dull, though it started ontime, it took some time for people to pop in, and show some life to channel.
Date : 19.07.2009
Time : 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Attendance : 20
The attendees included professionals, freelancers and students.Initially meeting started of with an introduction session, where most of the them introduced, then the agenda was announced, though it took some time to get people to talk in full spirit, it was interesting towards the last 45mins, we spoke of how Hardware vendors be educated regarding free software, how the people can influence the hardware vendors with demand for free software, etc it would be better if you skim through the transcript that would be uploaded soon.
The next IRC meeting agenda would be “Campaign to promote Free Software in Kerala”. Part “How to Educate the Schools and colleges about Free Software”( as voted by majority).
The transcript of the meeting, will be available soon as someone uploads it. A mail will come in this regard.
Hope the next meeting is more exciting, let us look forward to the next Sunday official meeting, Agenda mail will come out soon.