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The '''Unprofessional Delegates Networking Session''' (or '''UnPDNS''') is the exciting event that gets run alongside the Professional Delegates Networking Session. It's for everyone who can't (or don't want to) go to the PDNS.
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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.
  
We took a break in 2013 when running the UnPDNS would have required us to wake up before 7am. Now that the PDNS is back in the evening, we're back for 2014. Woo.
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The rules will be the same a for Brisbane in 2011:
  
* '''When:''' Thursday night (when the PDNS is on).
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1. Talks are for 90 seconds.
* '''Where:''' Site 5, Matilda Bay Reserve, right next to the University. See [http://www.dec.wa.gov.au/images/stories/parks/key_attractions/mb_reserve_map_2010_2.jpg this map] for info.
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* '''What:''' A BBQ (to be confirmed). Food will be $5, and we'll be selling various soft drinks. Alcohol is '''strictly BYO only'''; selling alcohol is in contravention of Western Australia liquor licensing laws.
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=== Attending ===
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2. You must put your name and topic on the wiki page if you want to present.
  
Add your name so we can figure out how much food to buy. If you're a vegetarian or vegan, add a '''(V)''', so we know how much vegetarian stuff to buy.
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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'!
  
# [[Christopher Neugebauer]] (might also be semi-running it sort of)
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4. The video of your talk and slides will be published under a Creative Commons, By Attribution license.
# [https://twitter.com/LGnome Adam Harvey] (usually gets roped into some sort of organisational activity, or at least collecting money)
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# Mike Fabre ([https://twitter.com/mijofa1 @mijofa1], mijofa on IRC)
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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.
# Bianca Gibson (bianca.rachel.gibson@gmail.com) (No heavily processed foods from need, not preference. BBQd meat fillet and fresh salad (chop up veges and throw them in a bowl) with optional home made dressing is fine. Happy to help with cooking.)
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Presentation filename should be in the following format nn_FirstName_Lastname.pdf where nn is the sequential number below.
# Elizabeta Sørensen ([https://twitter.com/zemmiph0bia @zemmiph0bia])(happy to help with cooking, fructose and gluten free)
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# [[Craige McWhirter]] - eater of all things. Will help [[Christopher Neugebauer]] if he needs a hand.
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Thanks,
# [[Daniel Bryan]] +1 other. Will help with vegetarian food (a nice salad  or sth) [https://twitter.com/lodoicea @lodoicea]
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# [[Russell Coker]] Happy to help out. Don't need anything special to eat, sausages in bread is great.
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Stephen.
# [[Mike O'Connor]] I'll easy most BBQ food, happy to help
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# [[Devdas Bhagat]] Happy to help
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'''List of proposals'''
# David Bell (Happy to help with organising, cooking and eating)
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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, slide-lint - 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

Revision as of 23:06, 7 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. The video of your talk and slides will be published under a Creative Commons, By Attribution license.

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

  • 01, Stephen Boyd, Some issues storing passwords.
  • 02, Bianca Gibson, PyLadies Australia
  • 03, Brianna Laugher, Crowdfunding free software
  • 04, Tim Ansell, slide-lint - 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