tagline: From openSUSE
About Me edit
- FULL NAME: Efstathios (Stathis) Iosifidis
- BIRTHDAY: July 17th, 1975
- LOCATION: Thessaloniki (GR)
- PROFESSION: Veterinary medicine student AUTH Vet medicine
- openSUSE member since 2010
- Coordinator of Greek translation team
- Marketing team member
- Member of the openSUSE Enlightenment team
- Member of the openSUSE MATE Desktop team
Member of the Travel Support Program since 2014
ME AND FOSS edit
- Linux user since 2006.
- Co-founder of GreekLUG.
- I translate-write some how to in Greek at GreekLUG forum (user: diamond_gr) and also opensuse wiki and some parts of the distro.
- With Kostas Koudaras we were the openSUSE team at the 75th International Trade Fair
- Educational Lecture: "Kids and Internet"
- With Kostas Koudaras we were the openSUSE team at the openSUSE presence at the celebrations for the 100 years Scouting in Greece
- Supported scouts team to participate to JOTI-JOTA
- Organized 11.3 release party at Thessaloniki,GR
- Organized 11.3 release party at Athens,GR
- I along with a small team of the Greek openSUSE community traveled about 2 and a half hours to go to the beautiful border town of Florina at Christmas eve, invited by teachers of The Educational Computer Association of Florina to promote openSUSE at 1st OpenFest Open Christmas at Florina, December 24th 2010
- Thessaloniki 11.4 release party organizer
- SUSE Studio talk @ openfest 2011
- Athens 11.4 release party organizer
- Talks about SUSE Studio, openSUSE Medical, How to use openSUSE wiki and other community tools, Gnome Greek Community and Gnome 3 at FOSSCOMM 2011.
- Organized and made a Gnome presentation (see the video) at 1st openSUSE collaboration summer camp.
- Desktop Summit (Berlin, August 6-12 2011)
- Android application for openSUSE Greek community news.
- Organized Software Freedom Day (September 17th 2011) @ Florina.
- Organized a booth at 76th Thessaloniki's International Trade Fair, September 10-18, 2011.
- Organized Gnome 3.2 release party, Thessaloniki, September 30th, 2011.
- Mentor @ Google Code In 2011 with openSUSE and Gnome.
- Presentation about Gnome 3.2 @ Kastoria FOSS conference, participation at 12.1 release party.
- Organized Thessaloniki's 12.1 release party.
- FOSSCOMM 2012 participation with presentation openSUSE medical (in Greek), ownCloud(in Greek), Gnome extensions (in Greek) and Animal Shelter Manager (in Greek).
- Organized 2nd openSUSE collaboration summer camp and participated with 2 presentations and workshop. The presentations were about ownCloud (in English) and how to behave at booths (in English). The workshop was about translation some programs of Gnome.
- Volunteer @ openSUSE conference 2012 (Prague), presentation about Nonverbal communication @ booth (Video)
- Organized social media and wiki for Enlightenment
- Organized social media and wiki for MATE
- Presentation "How to use GNOME on openSUSE and why to attend to openSUSE conference?". Here is the report with many prictures.
- FOSSCOMM 2013 with 5 presentations. ownCloud, Enlightenment on openSUSE, GNOME community gone crazy?, Why openSUSE 12.3?, #oSC13 @ Thessaloniki 2013. Here is the report and if you would like to see the videos, here is GNOME, Why openSUSE 12.3? and #oSC13 @ Thessaloniki 2013.
- Help Organize openSUSE conference 2013 - July 18-22, Thessaloniki-Greece (Google Plus event, Facebook event)
- Presentation at [event of Linux and Free Software Community], University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki about use of GNOME, GNOME community and Outreach Program for Women.
- Volunteer at openSUSE conference 2014 - April 24-28, Dubrovnik-Croatia (duties to update social media accounts. Here are Google Plus event, Facebook event, Lanyard event page and of course twitter @opensuseconf). I also organised GNOME booth at the event.
- Outreach Program for Women Mentor, May 2014 - August 2014
- Reading, good company, music, cinema, tv series, computers and technology, animals.
- Great leaders don't tell you what to do...They show you how it's done.
- Power corrupts. Absolute power corrupts...absolutely.
- The difference between fiction and reality is fiction has to make sense.
- The future belongs to those who believe in their dreams.
- All of us are smarter than any one of us.
- If you don't polish, you're not gonna shine.
- DREAM DRIVES EVERYTHING.