[EuroPython] europython website

Benedikt Hegner benedikt.hegner at cern.ch
Mon Jan 16 11:22:50 CET 2006

Hello Michael,

> This is all good -- I'd attempted to install it and failed and
> attempting to email the user group bounced, so I was getting a bit
> discouraged...
Hmm.... what's the address you've tried?

>> We already have a running Europython test site at CERN ( http://
>> indico.cern.ch/conferenceDisplay.py?confId=44 ). In principle we have
>> nothing more to do than to use it. (I can create all needed accounts)
> Looks fine to me.  Something I didn't see in the parts of indico I
> looked at was anything to do with submitting talks, though.
It's in there but not  accessible for the public.

>> So I propose the following:
>> programme, timetables, registration, call for abstracts and all the
>> work the track chairs have to do should be done with the Indico
>> solution. All other information like travel information, sponsors,
>> public relation stuff can be put on a more or less simple CMS without
>> fancy features. We have already some information prepared and need to
>> fill it in somewhere. Personally I prefer Plone but I am happy with
>> every other out-of-the-box solution.
> You seem to have a start on this information in the indico instance
> already -- is there a need for another CMS?
Yes and no - for the sprints I would like to have a wiki which is not  
possible in Indico as far as I know.


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