Open source communities in hong kong and asia (2012 updates) (Summer BarCampHK 2012 version)Presentation Transcript
Open SourceCommunities in Hong Kong and Asia (2012 updates) Sammy Fung sammy.hk, opensource.hk Summer BarCampHK 2012
Why ME ?● Linux users since 1997.● Co-founder and Founding Chairman of Hong Kong Linux User Group (HKLUG).● Webmaster of opensource.hk.● Advisor of Opensource Application Knowledge Association (OAKA)● etc......
Most Active OpensourceCommunities in Hong Kong (1/3)● With online communities and monthly meetups● Hong Kong Linux User Group ○ https://www.facebook.com/groups/hklug/ ○ http://www.linux.org.hk● Open Source Hong Kong ○ http://www.opensource.hk
Most Active OpensourceCommunities in Hong Kong (2/3)● Monthly: Open Source Workshops (opensource.hk + HKLUG)● Bi-Weekly: Hacking Thursday Hong Kong (HKLUG)
Most Active OpensourceCommunities in Hong Kong (3/3)● 8/4: Open Source Workshop #8● 8/18-19: Taiwan COSCUP● 8/23: Talk given by Dirk● 9/15: Software Freedom Day 2012● 10/6: (Workshop?)● 10/??: (Another BarCampHK?)● 11/??: HTML5 (Open Source) Conference
Other Open Source Communities inHong Kong● drupal● fedora?● node.js● python● ruby on rail● ubuntu
COSCUP 開源人年會● www.coscup.org● Conference for Open Source Coders, Users and Promoters.● Largest Conference in Taiwan as well as the Greater China.● Over 1.5 thousand participants in 2011.
COSCUP 2012 開源人年會 2012● www.coscup.org● Aug 18-19, 2012. (Sat-Sun)● VIP Registration: register NOW! TODAY! Ask me for VIP Code at once after this talk!● Normal Registration: Monday (Get FULL within 1 hour!)