curl / Mailing Lists / curl-meet / Single Mail
Buy commercial curl support from WolfSSL. We help you work out your issues, debug your libcurl applications, use the API, port to new platforms, add new features and more. With a team lead by the curl founder himself.

Re: Funding curl up attendance

From: James Fuller <>
Date: Wed, 27 Nov 2019 09:35:54 +0100

great idea ... personally I will not take advantage of this (Berlin
being close).

what about using this kind of thing to sponsor students to attend ?


On Wed, 27 Nov 2019 at 09:19, Daniel Stenberg <> wrote:
> Hi friends,
> I would like the curl project to help fund attendees who decide to take time
> off from their busy lives and come to curl up 2020. I mentioned this before in
> a mail on the curl-library list back on November 4, 2019.
> This initiative is possible thanks to the many awesome sponsors we have, both
> companies and individuals!
> My idea is to reimburse travel and hotel expenses for attendees to curl up
> 2020 up to a certain amount of money (for those who apply and are deemed
> eligible). The amount would vary depending on from where the person travels
> from: within the curl up country (Germany this time) 250 Euros, within Europe
> 500 Euros and from outside of Europe 800 Euros.
> I would first like to hear your feedback and concerns on the model, setup and
> monetary limits of this. It is not a done deal, it is still only my proposal.
> It exists as a draft in the curl-up wiki:
> Since we still don't actually have a "core team", advisory board or something
> like that for the project (time to bring that discussion back to the table?),
> the ultimate decision will remain with me personally for now. I will of course
> continue to listen to the community and the project "elders" for guidance and
> general advice.
> What did I miss? You think it could work? What should be improved before we
> decide to go ahead?
> (This email is cross-posted to both the curl-meet and the curl-library list,
> but we should probably take follow-ups on the curl-library alone.)
> --
> / | Get the best commercial curl support there is - from me
> | Private help, bug fixes, support, ports, new features
> |
> _______________________________________________
> curl-meet mailing list
curl-meet mailing list
Received on 2019-11-27