Here are the events currently planned during GUADEC 2008. Please note that the list may be incomplete and subject to change as the events are confirmed.
GUADEC 2008 Welcome Party!
On the first day of GUADEC, there will be a party for conference participants at the Riddim Bar in Taksim. Your first beer will be free!
Date: 07/07/2008 – Monday
Place: Riddim Club (Taksim)
Wine and soft drinks will be served on the roof of the Bahcesehir University, accompanied by a GNOME’s favourite jazz band, the Drooling Macaques, and an amazing view of the Bosporous.
Date: 09/07/2008 – Wednesday
Place: Bahcesehir University (Besiktas)
The Bosporus Boat Party by
Starting its tour from Kabatas, the Lufer 66 boat will guide GUADEC participants through the Bosporous with practically unlimited beer accompanied by a barbeque of Turkish ‘sucuk’ (sausage). The beer and the unique scenery of the Bosporous will be brought to you by the generosity of Collabora!
Date: 10/07/2008 – Thursday
Place: The Bosporus
Core Days Closing Party by
Ghetto, one of the best party zones of Istanbul, will host GUADEC Core Days Closing Party sponsored by Google! First three local drinks (ie. beer, coke etc.) will be free and rest of the bar will have 15% off prices.
Date: 11/07/2008 – Friday
Place: Ghetto Istanbul (Beyoglu) –
Apart from events organized by GUADEC, there will be group activities which will be organized by our community members and sponsored by GUADEC organization.
FreeFA Football Tournament
Once again, teams consisting of Freedom Lovers™ compete against to find the one.
Contact: Diego Escalante Urrelo <diegoe AT gnome.org>
Place: TBA – http://live.gnome.org/GUADEC/2008/Events/FootballMatch
IceCream Death Match
Freezingly cold ice cream flavored mortal competition.
Contact: Vincent (?)
Place: TBA – http://live.gnome.org/GUADEC/2008/Events/IceCreamDeathmatch
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