Communication and Advertising
Smalltalk Promotion/Demo Day
We would like to promote Smalltalk in the open-source community. So we propose to the ESUG program comitee to organize a day (or half a day) of demonstrations and introductions to various open-source Smalltalk dialects like Squeak, Gnu/Smalltalk (free access). Target : IT professionnals, Java/Python/Eiffel developpers, open-source geeks, ...
- Support of the communication service of the Ecole des mines (access to its address book, mailing...),
- Mailing lists, paper magazine and electronic media : (Programmez!, Asti Hebdo, Linux Passion, linuxfr.org, ...), Open-source and Linux associations (AFUL, FSF Europe, ...), companies (CIGREF, Softmaint, Mutuelles du Mans, ...)
- "Local" Universities : Lilles, Valenciennes, VUB, Paris, ...
- Support of the Ecole des Mines including free transportation (by bus) for the social event and advertising
- Look for extra local sponsors
- Social event