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SeaGL 2015. Your Conference. Be There.
SeaGL 2015. Your Conference. Be There.

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So, you're responsible for a growing an open source community and you want to ensure it's a friendly place for newcomers and old-timers alike. You want to make sure everyone feels welcome and has access to a variety of events (both on and offline) with content that meets the needs of all of your user base from beginner to advanced.  This talk will... 

*Discuss how to create events that include your entire user base - beginners, advanced and diverse attendees 
*Talk about the value of in person and online events and how to target them to your audience
*Talk about the value of hosting local community events into your office and tips for how to do it
*Talk about the role that an event code of conduct plays in making spaces inclusive, as well as other aspects.

After the talk, attendees should:

*Understand the value of planning a variety of events for your user base and have tips for how to do it with a mind to creating an inclusive event for all.

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For those of you who avoid youtube or prefer completely open formats for your media, we've posted a Theora/vorbis version of Karen Sandler's excellent keynote.  You can find it under "All Files" on its page at The Internet Archive:

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Karen Sandler gave a great talk for the 2014 SeaGL Keynote: Freedom in My Heart and Everywhere: Lessons from a Cyborg Lawyer.

Now you can watch it online. FLOSS-friendly video copies will be arriving soon, too.
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