Video recording and post production done by OpenStack Foundation.
OpenStack is based on community participation. It is critical for the OpenStack community to continue to mature and grow. OpenStack Meetups and other user groups are critical to the health and success of OpenStack. This session will host a group of panelists who have years of experience in starting and growing OpenStack user groups/Meetups and will provide:
Tips on finding and participating in OpenStack user groups
Tips and tools on starting your own local OpenStack user group
Best practices on maturing and expanding an existing user group by offering hackathons and ILT/Online OpenStack hands-on courses that are based on the OpenStack Training Guides
Creative ways to deal with remote attendance
Tips on finding and keeping sponsors