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    • Italy: a Perl success story by Michele Beltrame - [email_address] or How we built a nice community
    • 2000: Venezia.pm
    • NO MEMBERS (excluding founder)
    • North-Eastern Italy: 7 million people Perl?
    • 2001: Nordest.pm First Perl Mongers group in Italy with more than a handful of members
    • Can you see larsen as an orange dot? First member besides 2 founders (me and dree )
    • TASK 1 Convince mongers to travel for 100+ kilometers to hook up
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    • Enough for 30 kilometers
    • +
    • Enough for 60 kilometers
    • + +
    • People started to hook up
    • Firenze.pm Pisa.pm Roma.pm Torino.pm
    • TASK 2 Build the online community
    • #nordest.pm => #perl.it A great place to spend your day and avoid working
    • www.perl.it
    • Main Italian Perl-related web site Articles Documentation Events pod2it – translation of basic documentation Mailing lists + Community
    • TASK 3 Organize Perl-related events
    • Pisa.pm 1 st Italian Perl Workshop in July 2004 Attendance: 40
    • In Pisa they had something Nordest.pm lacked
    • handy international airport
    • Bepi , dakkar , nids , peppe + other folks who are actually able to organize an event (and are brave enough to do it)
    • If you can't beat them, join them
    • 2 nd Italian Perl Workshop in June 2005 Attendance: 40
    • 3 rd Italian Perl Workshop in June 2006 Attendance: 50
    • 4 th Italian Perl Workshop in September 2008 Attendance: 120 2 conference tracks for 2 full days speakers from all across Europe free coffee and Italian pastries 20+ sponsors job recruitment sessions people had a great time
    • TODO (TASK 4) Propose as a venue for YAPC::EU 2010
    • It will likely be Pisa
    • In the meantime...
    • 5 th Italian Perl Workshop Sometime in late Summer 2009 A great time of the year to visit Italy
    • GRAZIE