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[Openstack] [ptg] Interviews at OpenStack PTG Denver

Today I'm conducting interviews in the lunch room - look for the Interviews

On Mon, Sep 10, 2018 at 6:40 PM Rain Leander <rleander at> wrote:

> Today I'm conducting interviews in Blanca Peak and I'd love to talk about
> what you worked on in Rocky and / or what you're planning to do in Stein.
> I'm especially keen to hear about how new collaborators can join your
> project! See you soon!
> ~R.
> On Sat, Sep 8, 2018 at 6:24 PM Rain Leander <rleander at> wrote:
>> Hello all!
>> I'm attending PTG this week to conduct project interviews [0]. These
>> interviews have several purposes. Please consider all of the following when
>> thinking about what you might want to say in your interview:
>> * Tell the users/customers/press what you've been working on in Rocky
>> * Give them some idea of what's (what might be?) coming in Stein
>> * Put a human face on the OpenStack project and encourage new
>> participants to join us
>> * You're welcome to promote your company's involvement in OpenStack but
>> we ask that you avoid any kind of product pitches or job recruitment
>> In the interview I'll ask some leading questions and it'll go easier if
>> you've given some thought to them ahead of time:
>> * Who are you? (Your name, your employer, and the project(s) on which you
>> are active.)
>> * What did you accomplish in Rocky? (Focus on the 2-3 things that will be
>> most interesting to cloud operators)
>> * What do you expect to be the focus in Stein? (At the time of your
>> interview, it's likely that the meetings will not yet have decided anything
>> firm. That's ok.)
>> * Anything further about the project(s) you work on or the OpenStack
>> community in general.
>> Finally, note that there are only 40 interview slots available, so please
>> consider coordinating with your project to designate the people that you
>> want to represent the project, so that we don't end up with 12 interview
>> about Neutron, or whatever. I mean, love me some Neutron, but twelve
>> interviews is a bit too many, eh?
>> It's fine to have multiple people in one interview - Maximum 3, probably.
>> Interview slots are 30 minutes, in which time we hope to capture
>> somewhere between 10 and 20 minutes of content. It's fine to run shorter
>> but 15 minutes is probably an ideal length.
>> See you SOON!
>> [0]
>> --
>> K Rain Leander
>> OpenStack Community Liaison
>> Open Source and Standards Team
> --
> K Rain Leander
> OpenStack Community Liaison
> Open Source and Standards Team

K Rain Leander
OpenStack Community Liaison
Open Source and Standards Team
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