[EuroPython] Press Release German finished

Dinu Gherman gherman@darwin.in-berlin.de
Sat, 16 Feb 2002 00:29:08 +0100 (CET)

Martijn Faassen <faassen@vet.uu.nl>:

> > * who is the, somewhat magic, EuroPython Conf.Team?
> That's us. We're somewhat magic. :)
> Please note that the whole process was started when I just ad-hoc
> started
> mailing a bunch of people I knew about in the python and zope worlds
> whether they were interested in a conference. They were, and here we
> are. :) 

Well, yes, but how should somebody *outside* know that?
To somebody new (press, sponsors, ...) "Conference Team"
just doesn't mean much, I think. But I also have no better
solution to offer.

> > * how many participants are eyxpected?
> 200-300, but possibly quite a bit more if we're lucky. I don't think
> there'll be less than 200.

Right, but then it should be in the announcementm if only as a
figure like 250-350.

> It's Python Python Python first, and there'll be a Zope track.

Good, but then I see an inconsistency between "EuroPython"
and "European Python and Zope Conference". Ideally, I feel
like it should be "European Python Conference 2002" and 
"EPC 2002" (like IPC10), with some subtitle emphasizing 
Zope like "The first Major European Python and Zope Mee-