[Ambassadors] FUDCon APAC bids

Buddhika Kurera bckurera at fedoraproject.org
Sat Jul 2 10:51:55 UTC 2011


Hello Gerard,

How about the visa arrangements in China.
Are visa guidelines tough?
How many days will it take?

Please consider this with the APAC countries.

thanks for your time.

On Sat, Jul 2, 2011 at 11:19 AM, Gerard Braad <gbraad at fedoraproject.org>wrote:

> Hi Rahul,
>
> On Sat, Jul 2, 2011 at 8:51 AM, Rahul Sundaram <metherid at gmail.com> wrote:
> > My impression is
> > that China could use a few more FAD's and build a bigger local community
> > first by leveraging the existing contributors and leaning more heavily
> > on Red Hat China and Community Architecture team to support such
> > activities
>
> I think they have started to realize the options of hosting a FAD. At
> least this FUDCon bidding has fueled a lot of opportunities, although
> the involvement of Red Hat China has always been minimal until the
> FUDCon. Hope this has changed in a permanent way.
>
> > 15000 dollars isn't going to be enough to bring more than a very limited
> > number of international participants
>
> About the travel costs... yes... But I also wonder why this budget for
> APAC is smaller than EMEA or NA for instance. The costs for travel to
> APAC is generally more expensive, while service costs (food, hotel,
> venue) is usually less. At least for China it is.
>
> Gerard
>
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*Buddhike Chandradeepa Kurera*
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