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Accommodation this year is being handled by the University Colleges directly
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This year the lightning talks are being held on Wednesday morning after the Official Opening. There may be a second session on Friday during the closing session.
  
'''Google map to help determine walking distances and such [https://maps.google.com.au/maps/ms?msid=203690229318625352519.0004e5ac798d2734b1b8a&msa=0 Click Here.]'''
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The rules will be the same a for Brisbane in 2011:
* Located directly across the road about a 10 min walk from the University
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* Wheel chair access under nearth the highway. There are a bunch of different ways to get from the colleges to the university.
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# We recommend staying in the colleges as it's a very short walking distance to LCA.  
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1. Talks are for 90 seconds.
# Keeps you close to all the action and social activities.
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# Our LCA team will be staying here also and the rooms are pretty good.
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== Trinity College ==
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2. You must put your name and topic on the wiki page if you want to present.
* 219 Rooms are available during LCA.
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* Mix of standard student rooms, flats, self contained and ensuite rooms
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* http://www.trinity.uwa.edu.au/content/guest-accommodation/accommodation-and-rates.html
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* Rates from $66.00 per person per night, including breakfast
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* Contact the Accommodation provider: http://www.trinity.uwa.edu.au/contact-us.html
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* https://maps.google.com.au/maps?q=-31.976046,115.814363&ll=-31.975746,115.818912&spn=0.005825,0.006588&num=1&t=m&z=17
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* Rooms are to be booked directly with Trinity college
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* http://www.trinity.uwa.edu.au/content/enquiry-form.html
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** Phone +618 9423 9423 to book, and mention you're coming for linux.conf.au.
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''# Speakers have reserved accommodation if you choose it, email contact@lca2014.linux.org.au attn Paul if you would like the code''
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3. If you want to use a set of slides, these must be in a pdf file either emailed to bunyipr@gmail.com by 8:30 on Wednesday or provided on a usb flash drive by 9am. There is absolutely no guarantee your slides will be synchronised with your talk or shown at all so have a 'Plan B'!
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! !! Single Occupancy !! Double Occupancy
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!Motel Style Room
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| align=right |$140 p/n
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| align=right |$152 p/n
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!One Bedroom Flat
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| align=right |SOLD OUT <del>$168 p/n</del>
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| align=right |SOLD OUT <del>$180 p/n</del>
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!Student Ensuite Room
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| align=right |SOLD OUT <del>$80 p/n</del>
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| align=right |SOLD OUT <del>$104 p/n</del>
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!Student Standard Room
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| align=right |$66 p/n
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| align=right | n/a
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!Self Contained Unit
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| colspan=2 align=right| <del>$178 p/n (occupancy: 4 per unit)</del> SOLD OUT
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|}
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== St George's College ==
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4. Presentations for Friday must reach me by 10 am Friday either by email or handed to me at the keynote. I will try to concatenate them into a single file, so please provide in open document as well as a pdf.  
* 136 Rooms are available during LCA.
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* Room types dean suite, single rooms with ensuite and standard student rooms
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* http://www.stgeorgescollege.com.au/accommodation/room-types-and-amenities/
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* https://maps.google.com.au/maps?q=-31.973989,115.821624&ll=-31.973471,115.821626&spn=0.005825,0.006588&num=1&t=m&z=17&iwloc=A
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* Rates from $70.00 per person per night including breakfast.
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* St George's have advised they have a few older rooms without air con, but they do have ceiling fans.
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* Rooms are to be booked directly with St George's college
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* Booking form: [https://lca2014.linux.org.au/St_Georges-Booking_Form_lca2014.pdf Download:St_Georges-Booking_Form_lca2014.pdf] you must use this.
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* Contact the Accommodation provider: http://www.stgeorgescollege.com.au/contact/contact-us/
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''# Speakers have reserved accommodation if you choose it, email contact@lca2014.linux.org.au attn Paul if you would like the code''
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== St Thomas More College ==
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5. The video of your talk and slides will be published under a Creative Commons, By Attribution license.
* Approx 150 Rooms are available to be confirmed.
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* http://www.stmc.uwa.edu.au/facilities-hire
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* https://maps.google.com.au/maps?q=-31.974535,115.82053&num=1&t=m&z=17
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* Sir Thomas More have advised that they don't have air con in any rooms, they only have ceiling fans
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* Single room (with shared bathroom) including continental breakfast is $58.00 per person per night
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* Waiting for accomodation provider to confirm booking procedure
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''# Speakers have reserved accommodation if you choose it, email contact@lca2014.linux.org.au attn Paul if you would like the code''
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== St Catherine's College ==
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6. The time available on Friday is limited so presentations are limited to 90 secs and we may have to limit the number, so get in quick!
* Not a confirmed accomodation provider yet
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* Inquiry form: http://www.stcatherines.uwa.edu.au
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== Internet ==
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If you wish to give a talk, please put your name and presentation title in the list below. Format as a sequential number, your name, Title of Presentation.
* Internet will be available, please ensure you bring a cat5 network patch lead/cable.
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Presentation filename should be in the following format nn_FirstName_Lastname.pdf where nn is the sequential number below.
* We will do our best to get wireless set up around the accommodation and the university.
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Thanks,
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Stephen.
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'''List of proposals - Wednesday'''
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* 01, Stephen Boyd, Some issues storing passwords.
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* 02, Bianca Gibson, PyLadies Australia
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* 03, Brianna Laugher, Crowdfunding free software
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* 04, Tim Ansell, slidelint - Making your slides awesome.
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* 05, Alan Robertson - Some experiences in raising GeekGirls
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* 06, Arjen Lentz, BlueHackers @ lca2014
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* 07, Arjen Lentz, RepRap based Curriculum
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* 08, Tom Eastman, Announcing Kiwi PyCon 2014
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* 09, Michael Borthwick, A read only filesystem for the Raspberry Pi
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* 10, Clinton Roy, Announcing PyCon Australia 2014
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'''List of proposals - Friday'''
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* 11, Michael Still, My toothbrush has a serial number
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* 12, Tim Serong, DIY Book Scanning
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* 13. Bdale Garbee, FreedomBox update
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* 14. Jim Cheetham, The OneRNG project
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* 15, Tobin Harding, Central Coast GNU/Linux Users Group

Revision as of 13:31, 9 January 2014

This year the lightning talks are being held on Wednesday morning after the Official Opening. There may be a second session on Friday during the closing session.

The rules will be the same a for Brisbane in 2011:

1. Talks are for 90 seconds.

2. You must put your name and topic on the wiki page if you want to present.

3. If you want to use a set of slides, these must be in a pdf file either emailed to bunyipr@gmail.com by 8:30 on Wednesday or provided on a usb flash drive by 9am. There is absolutely no guarantee your slides will be synchronised with your talk or shown at all so have a 'Plan B'!

4. Presentations for Friday must reach me by 10 am Friday either by email or handed to me at the keynote. I will try to concatenate them into a single file, so please provide in open document as well as a pdf.

5. The video of your talk and slides will be published under a Creative Commons, By Attribution license.

6. The time available on Friday is limited so presentations are limited to 90 secs and we may have to limit the number, so get in quick!

If you wish to give a talk, please put your name and presentation title in the list below. Format as a sequential number, your name, Title of Presentation. Presentation filename should be in the following format nn_FirstName_Lastname.pdf where nn is the sequential number below.

Thanks,

Stephen.

List of proposals - Wednesday

  • 01, Stephen Boyd, Some issues storing passwords.
  • 02, Bianca Gibson, PyLadies Australia
  • 03, Brianna Laugher, Crowdfunding free software
  • 04, Tim Ansell, slidelint - Making your slides awesome.
  • 05, Alan Robertson - Some experiences in raising GeekGirls
  • 06, Arjen Lentz, BlueHackers @ lca2014
  • 07, Arjen Lentz, RepRap based Curriculum
  • 08, Tom Eastman, Announcing Kiwi PyCon 2014
  • 09, Michael Borthwick, A read only filesystem for the Raspberry Pi
  • 10, Clinton Roy, Announcing PyCon Australia 2014

List of proposals - Friday

  • 11, Michael Still, My toothbrush has a serial number
  • 12, Tim Serong, DIY Book Scanning
  • 13. Bdale Garbee, FreedomBox update
  • 14. Jim Cheetham, The OneRNG project
  • 15, Tobin Harding, Central Coast GNU/Linux Users Group