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Open Source Workshop #6 – Ubuntu 12.04 Release Party

May 6, 2012 (Sunday) at 2:30 PM – 6 PM

Classroom Y5-204, 5/F Academic 1, City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon Tong.

Ubuntu HK loco team, HKLUG and OpenSource.HK co-organise a user meetup for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, and celebrate this latest LTS release. This event is aka Open Source Workshop #6 (May 2012).

Ubuntu 香港社群團隊、香港 Linux 用家協會、及 OpenSource.HK 一同為 Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 推出而舉辦用家聚會,和慶祝這個最新版本。這活動亦是 Open Source Workshop #6 (May 2012)。

  1. share your experiences on Ubuntu installation and Q&A
  2. 5-min lightning talks, post up your topics if you wanna speak.
  3. assist newbies to install Ubuntu 12.04 (pls prepare your notebook, power supply and install media)
  4. discussion: Unity vs Gnome Shell vs Other desktop enviornments.
  5. optionally having dinner and chit-chat together.
  6. meeting old friends, making new friends, building your own social network.
  1. 一起分享 Ubuntu 安裝經驗和問答
  2. 即場 5 分鐘閃電講
  3. 即場協助新手安裝 Ubuntu 12.04 (請自備手提電腦、電源、安裝媒體)
  4. 小型討論: 閒談 Unity vs Gnome Shell vs 其他 desktop 環境
  5. 如果仍未盡慶,還想繼續閒談 ? 可以一起晚飯再聊!
  6. 結識新朋友,跟舊朋友見面。


This event is also listed on Ubuntu Loco Team Portal:

What will we do ?

  • bring our Ubuntu 12.04 questions and ideas to workshop to seek for answers, helps, ideas from others.
  • in 5-min lightning talks / 25-min talk, present and share your experience, knowledge to us.
  • assist newbies to install Linux on their own laptops, tell and discuss why and how to use open source / Linux to/with newbies.
  • meeting old friends, making new friends, building your own social network.
  • optionally having dinner together after workshops and chit-chat!


  • Hong Kong Linux User Group
  • Opensource Application Knowledge Association
  • Open Source Hong Kong
  • Ubuntu Hong Kong Loco Team

我們會做甚麼 ?

  • 帶我們大家的 Ubuntu 問題和 ideas 來 workshop,向別人尋找答案、幫助、ideas。
  • 在 5 分鐘的閃電講 / 25 分鐘演講,向別人介紹和分享你的經驗和知識。
  • 幫助新手在他們 laptop 上安裝 Linux,向新手講述和討論為何、如何使用 open source / Linux。
  • 跟舊朋友聚舊,認識新朋友,建立你在社群的人際網絡。
  • workshops 後可以一起去吃晚飯,繼續聊天。

Sammy Fung

Sammy is the President and Founder of Open Source Hong Kong. He is also the founder of the Open Platform Society. In 2022, He become a board member of the GNOME Foundation and a fellow member of the Python Software Foundation.

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