SGV Linux Users Group - Open Source Documentation, SCaLE, 2020

San Gabriel Valley Tech
San Gabriel Valley Tech
Public group

Every 2nd Thursday of the month

Corporate Center Pasadena Conference Facility

283 S Lake Ave Ste 100 · Pasadena, ca

How to find us

The conference facility is behind the restaurants on Lake. You should access it via Del Mar. We will have a sign in front of venue. The parking structure can be entered on Del Mar; it also serves Chase, Citibank, and Urban Plates. We can validate.

Location image of event venue


This meetup has been crossposted on Write the Docs LA.

We're ending the year with a great venue and some light refreshments and hot tea and hot chocolate. In addition to coming for the presentation, please come and share your ideas about SGVTech and SGVLUG for 2020.

The venue is open by 6:30pm, but our meeting will start at 7pm. The conference facility is behind the restaurants on Lake, between Citibank of Del Mar and Urban Plates. We will have a sign in front of venue.

Our main presentation:
Kate Sammons and Spencer Sullivan will present on the work they did to improve the documentation for the open source NASA/JPL Hybrid Cloud Science Data System (HySDS). They participated in the JPL Student Independent Research Internship (SIRI) program.

We will talk about how to contribute to open source, our plans for SCaLE, and what kinds of talks we want for SGVLUG for 2020.


Thanks to our venue sponsor, Corporate Center Pasadena:
One of the best served sites in Pasadena’s vibrant South Lake Avenue business and shopping district, Corporate Center Pasadena is a four building complex with 600,000 square feet of prime commercial space. Exceptional on-site and walking distance amenities include restaurants to suit every taste, a state-of-the-art health club, financial institutions, and of course shopping.

The San Gabriel Valley Linux User Group is one of the oldest and most active LUGs in the Greater Los Angeles area. In addition to Linux, the group also shares interests in other free and open source software, all forms of technology, and the discussion of issues that arise with the these new tools, such as privacy rights. SGVLUG attracts members from throughout LA County including Pasadena, Glendale, Burbank, and eastward throughout the San Gabriel Valley. Our members include software developers, system administrators, hardware engineers, and software users of all levels of experience. Many work in the technology field as employees, contractors or consultants, and enjoy the learning and networking opportunities available from the group. We also have many members that serve as volunteers of their time and skills at various local events, including the annual Southern California Linux Expo (SCaLE).