A few things to start. First, this is about SQL Saturday events. Only.
This is NOT about the future of the Summit. Redgate is working on that separately from this project.
This is NOT about user groups, which Microsoft and DCAC are helping, each in their own way. If you are interested in those efforts, or want to help, please contact others that are supporting or managing those events.
Second, this is NOT about replacing PASS or...