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  • Council Emergency Meeting

    Mon, 2011-01-17 19:05 - 19:38
    • Apologies: Lindsay Holmwood, Alice Boxhall
    • Present: Peter Lieverdink, Michael Carden, Johshua Hesketh, Shaun Nykvist, Elspeth Thorne, John Ferlito


    • Conference is going ahead, though the flooding has affected all plans and venues.
    • The team have secured alternate venues and accommodation options.
    • Budget is affected, but not badly so at this stage.
    • Premiers office wants to go ahead if we have a venue and accommodation.
    • Food and water are fine.


    • Alternative conference venue is the
  • 2011 Venue Change!

    The conference venue is now officially confirmed as being at the Qld. University of Technology - Kelvin Grove campus.  Unfortunately due to the damage sustained by the recent floods in Brisbane, the original buildings located at QUT  - Gardens Point campus will not be available for the week of the conference.

  • Council Emergency Meeting

    Wed, 2011-01-12 20:05 - 20:50

    Special emergency meeting between the LA council and the LCA organising team to discuss how the flooding can or will affect LCA.

    The team will take care of communication:

    • talk to attendees
    • talk to venues
    • talk to sponsors
    • talk to government (city council, mayors office, state government)

    The LCA team will post daily daily updates.

    • Tell attendees final go/no-go date (Monday evening)
    • Tell attendees metrics for cancelling.
  • Queensland Floods: update

    Please keep an eye on for any updates on how the floods might affect the conference.

  • Council Meeting 5 January 2011

    Wed, 2011-01-05 20:12 - 20:26
    Linux Australia teleconference, and #LACTTE IRC channel
    • Apologies: John Ferlito, Lindsay Holmwood, Alice Boxhall
    • Present: Joshua Hesketh, Elspeth Thorne, Michael Carden, Peter Lieverdink


    • Accept minutes of Last Meeting
      Proposed: Elspeth, Seconded: Michael, Carried unanimously.
    • Status update on LCA2011
      In progress.
    • Status update on LCA2012
      In progress.
    • Status update on Drupal Down Under
      In progress.
    • Status update on WordCamp Melbourne
  • Council Meeting 16 December 2010

    Thu, 2010-12-16 20:12 - 20:36

    Linux Australia teleconference, and #LACTTE IRC channel