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Re: Doc Sprint Amsterdam

From: Paul Verbeek <paul@webinthehat.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2013 09:39:03 +0200
Message-ID: <CAAG2Bc6C+wL-tEaBFVnqejbsX7eagypgMsY9FUr0XGAb3+vGoQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Chris Mills <cmills@w3.org>
Cc: Scott Rowe <scottrowe@google.com>, Andre Jay Meissner <ameissne@adobe.com>, "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
- I think the hashtag #WPDS says what it should, but we could always change
it at a later date, it's not till October.
- When is the anniversary? (I cannot make a giant cake, but I will mention
it)
- Is there anyone besides Chris who can already confirm they will attend? I
could put that on the page as well


On Wed, Apr 17, 2013 at 9:17 AM, Chris Mills <cmills@w3.org> wrote:

> I can help write blog post when the time comes, and let me know if there's
> anything else | Can do to help. I'll definitely attend.
>
> Chris Mills
> Opera Software, dev.opera.com
> W3C Fellow, web education and webplatform.org
> Author of "Practical CSS3: Develop and Design" (http://goo.gl/AKf9M)
>
> On 16 Apr 2013, at 21:33, Paul Verbeek <paul@webinthehat.com> wrote:
>
> > Thanks for the responses.
> > Is someone willing to write a blog post on blog.webplatform.org? The
> blogpost on the Fronteers website will be online tomorrow.
> >
> > I'm aslo working on an Eventbrite page and I've basically copied Jay's
> version for Berlin and altered a few things.
> >
> > Can someone please check if this is correct? Thanks!
> >
> > Web Platform Doc Sprint Amsterdam
> >
> > Join like-minded contributors and help to document the web platform
> > and improve the WebPlatform.org user experience!
> > Learn how to contribute and help grow the definitive reference site for
> HTML, CSS, JavaScript, SVG & more. Choose from a variety of small, medium
> or larger To-Do's and let the experts from some Web Platform Stewards on
> site guide you how to contribute articles, samples, tutorials, overviews,
> and insights.
> >
> > Please bring your own computer. We will serve snacks, meals & drinks,
> and yes, there might even be some cool swag & prizes for you to win!
> > It starts here - with you!
> >
> > If you run a meetup, user group or other community, and are interested
> in running an event like this with your local folks, make sure to attend -
> we will provide you with everything to get you and your group started.
> >
> > Saturday, Okt 12, 2013
> >
> > 09:00 Introduction to WebPlatform.org
> > 10:00 Doc Sprint, guided by Web Platform Stewards Experts
> > 13:00 Lunch
> > 14:00 Doc Sprint, guided by Web Platform Stewards Experts (Snacks served)
> > 18:00 Review Results + Cool PRIZES!
> >
> > Your on site experts from the Web Platform Stewards will be confirmed at
> a later date...
> >
> > The location will be in Amsterdam, where the exact location is will also
> be confirmed soon.
> >
> > Please note:
> > We want to bring in everybody that is interested to attend. Please help
> to spread the word, ideally only make reservations if you really plan to
> attend, and give back your ticket in case you should not be able to join us
> ("cancel order" at Eventbrite). Thanks for your help!
> > We expect attendees from all across europe, this is why the event will
> be in english language. Feel free to contribute to WebPlatform.org in the
> language of your choice, though!
> > Hashtag for the event is #WPDS.
> > Follow Paul and WebPlatform on Twitter for any event updates.
> >
> > WebPlatform.org is an open community of developers building resources
> for a better web, regardless of brand, browser or platform. Anyone can
> contribute and each person who does makes it stronger. Together we can
> continue to drive innovation on the Web to serve the greater good.
> > WebPlatform.org is convened by W3C and is made possible by the support
> of the Web Platform Stewards.
> >
> >
> >
> > On Mon, Apr 15, 2013 at 7:50 PM, Chris Mills <cmills@w3.org> wrote:
> > On 15 Apr 2013, at 18:46, Scott Rowe <scottrowe@google.com> wrote:
> >
> > > Thanks for doing his, Paul! Great to see it happening. I don't recall
> anything about running doc sprints generally other than the link to the
> plan for the Berlin doc sprint that Chris mentioned. We had started a Doc
> Sprint in a Box along these lines, but I'm not sure where that is.
> >
> > Ummm, I was meant to have a go at writing it when Peter got really
> busy…but then I got really busy too ;-)
> >
> > >
> > > There are a couple of blog posts about the Mountain View [1] and San
> Francisco [2] doc sprints that Google ran.
> > >
> > > Usually we have at least one area of concentration - for Berlin it was
> the CSS Properties project. We may have completed that project by October
> or it will be in review, I think. So we'll need a "big" project to work on
> in Amsterdam. I'm not sure, but I think the next big project may be the DOM
> APIs. We're presently doing the research around that project.
> > >
> > > Besides that, there are always tasks to do through the Getting Started
> page [3], and we had success with this at the April 3 doc sprint in San
> Francisco.
> > >
> > > With every doc sprint, you'll get attendees who already have a project
> in mind or already know what they want to do. And frozenice and Paul
> Rosenbusch will probably come up with some amazing template wizardry or
> other fun.
> > >
> > > ~Scott
> > >
> > >
> > > [1] http://blog.webplatform.org/2012/12/doc-sprint-mountain-view/
> > > [2]
> http://blog.webplatform.org/2013/04/doc-sprint-san-francisco-april-3/
> > > [3] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Getting_Started
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > On Mon, Apr 15, 2013 at 9:51 AM, Andre Jay Meissner <
> ameissne@adobe.com> wrote:
> > > Hi Paul,
> > >
> > > Location: I also did not have a location for the Eventbrite page when
> we opened up the Berlin event for registration. You can easily put
> something like "to be announced shortly", and update it later.
> > >
> > > Awesome to read this is progressing and coming to a reality!
> > > *Jay
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > Von: Paul Verbeek <paul@webinthehat.com>
> > > Datum: KW 16 | Montag, 15. April 2013 18:02
> > > An: "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
> > > Betreff: Doc Sprint Amsterdam
> > > Neu gesendet von: "public-webplatform@w3.org" <
> public-webplatform@w3.org>
> > > Neu gesendet am: KW 16 | Montag, 15. April 2013 18:32
> > >
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > As some of you probably allready know, I'm currently setting up a Doc
> Sprint in Amsterdam.
> > > The sprint is planned the day after the Fronteers conference, on
> October the 12th.
> > >
> > > The Fronteers ticket sales are being planned to go online next
> thursday. In the confirmation e-mail, they want to include a link to an
> event page on the Fronteers website about the WPDS.
> > >
> > > Are there any good texts that explains the WPDS so I can put that on
> the Fronteers site. And perhaps it should be on the WebPlatorm.org blog
> before it is announced anywhere else.
> > >
> > > I want to set up an EventBrite page for the tickets, but we don't have
> a confirmed location yet. Does anybody knows if that's problem?
> > >
> > > Hope you can help me out.
> > >
> > > Paul.
> > >
> >
> >
>
>
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