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We are planning an 'Audacity Unconference 2014' (AU14), and want to know what you would like it to be!
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==Audacity Unconference 2014 (AU14)==
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AU14 will run from Friday 11th to Saturday 12th July 2014 at UCLan (University of Central Lancashire) in Preston, England.
  
Register an interest [https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/DKSG55H here] by taking a short (less than 10 question) [https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/DKSG55H survey].
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We have had a lot of interest on our [https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/DKSG55H survey] and whilst we will nop longer be monitoring it, we will leave it open for a little while longer.
  
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==What's happening?==
 
The idea here is to give people the time and space to get together with like-minded people for a chat and maybe a soft drink / beer etc. afterwards.  Have some fun!
 
The idea here is to give people the time and space to get together with like-minded people for a chat and maybe a soft drink / beer etc. afterwards.  Have some fun!
  
 
What will you gain?  Maybe amazing music.  Maybe some useful lesson plans.  Maybe a novel way to measure the speed of sound.  Maybe a collaboration with another school / researcher.  Maybe a chat with a developer.  Maybe a chance conversation with a future collaborator.  Who knows?  Maybe some inspiration?
 
What will you gain?  Maybe amazing music.  Maybe some useful lesson plans.  Maybe a novel way to measure the speed of sound.  Maybe a collaboration with another school / researcher.  Maybe a chat with a developer.  Maybe a chance conversation with a future collaborator.  Who knows?  Maybe some inspiration?
  
This will be held at UCLan (University of Central Lancashire) in Preston, England, sometime in July 2014.  We have various spaces available for break-outs, jam sessions, etc., all the normal university stuff.  Space to do stuff.
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We have various spaces available for break-outs, jam sessions, etc., all the normal university stuff.  Space to do stuff.
 
 
We are making progress on finding halls-of-residence for (hopefully) cheap accommodation (maybe £25/night).  This will not be a free event, but we are looking to keep costs down.
 
  
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==Who's coming?==
 
We would like to make this available to all Audacity people, such as (in no particular order):
 
We would like to make this available to all Audacity people, such as (in no particular order):
  
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Anybody with an interest in Audacity, really.  Help us extend/refine this list :-).
 
Anybody with an interest in Audacity, really.  Help us extend/refine this list :-).
  
You can express an interest in coming along [https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/DKSG55H here].  We need to find out what you want from this event, and to collect your details.  Please register your interest and promote it to your various contacts. Numbers will be limited, so watch this space!
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Please promote it to your various contacts.

Revision as of 16:37, 4 February 2014

Audacity Unconference 2014 (AU14)

AU14 will run from Friday 11th to Saturday 12th July 2014 at UCLan (University of Central Lancashire) in Preston, England.

We have had a lot of interest on our survey and whilst we will nop longer be monitoring it, we will leave it open for a little while longer.

What's happening?

The idea here is to give people the time and space to get together with like-minded people for a chat and maybe a soft drink / beer etc. afterwards. Have some fun!

What will you gain? Maybe amazing music. Maybe some useful lesson plans. Maybe a novel way to measure the speed of sound. Maybe a collaboration with another school / researcher. Maybe a chat with a developer. Maybe a chance conversation with a future collaborator. Who knows? Maybe some inspiration?

We have various spaces available for break-outs, jam sessions, etc., all the normal university stuff. Space to do stuff.

Who's coming?

We would like to make this available to all Audacity people, such as (in no particular order):

  • Audacity users
    • Educators
      • school teachers
      • university lecturers
    • Musicians
    • Podcasters
    • Researchers
      • reverb developers
      • whale-song researchers
      • who else is using Audacity in their research?
  • Developers
  • Forum 'elves'
  • Translators
  • etc. etc..

Anybody with an interest in Audacity, really. Help us extend/refine this list :-).

Please promote it to your various contacts.