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There are a few official, and a few unofficial social events planned during LCA.
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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.
  
=== Pre-conference ===
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The rules will be the same a for Brisbane in 2011:
  
* [[Social Events/Pre-conference dinner|Pre-conference dinner]] (unofficial event)
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1. Talks are for 90 seconds.
** '''When:''' Evening of Sat 4th or Sun 5th (TBC depending on interest and numbers)
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** Please put your name down on the linked page if you're interested
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=== Monday 6th Jan ===
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2. You must put your name and topic on the wiki page if you want to present.
* [[Social Events/Flock of Kiwis|Flock of Kiwis]]
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** '''When''': Evening
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** Unofficial gathering of the NZ contingent.  
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** List yourself on the linked page if interested.
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* BoFs (official) https://lca2014.linux.org.au/wiki/BoF_Sessions
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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'!
  
=== Tuesday 7th Jan ===
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4. The video of your talk and slides will be published under a Creative Commons, By Attribution license.
  
* Speakers Dinner (official event)
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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.
** '''When:''' TBA
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Presentation filename should be in the following format nn_FirstName_Lastname.pdf where nn is the sequential number below.
** '''Who:''' Main conference speakers or those with "speaker dinner tickets" in their registration (excludes miniconf speakers).
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* BoFs (official) https://lca2014.linux.org.au/wiki/BoF_Sessions
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Thanks,
  
=== Wednesday 8th Jan===
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Stephen.
* Linux Australia AGM 2014
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** '''When:''' 5:30PM
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* Penguin Dinner (official event)
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'''List of proposals'''
** '''When:''' Evening
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* 01, Stephen Boyd, Some issues storing passwords.
** '''Who:''' Anybody with a Penguin Dinner Ticket
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* 02, Bianca Gibson, PyLadies Australia
** '''Where:''' To be on the Swan River foreshore
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* 03, Brianna Laugher, Crowdfunding free software
 
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* 04, Tim Ansell, slide-lint - Making your slides awesome.
=== Thursday 9th Jan===
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* 05, Alan Robertson - Some experiences in raising GeekGirls
 
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* 06, Arjen Lentz, BlueHackers @ lca2014
* Professional Delegates Networking Session (official event)
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* 07, Arjen Lentz, RepRap based Curriculum
** '''When:''' Thursday
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* 08, Tom Eastman, Announcing Kiwi PyCon 2014
** '''Who:''' All delegates with a professional registration and main conference speakers.
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* 09, Michael Borthwick, A read only filesystem for the Raspberry Pi
 
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* [[Social Events/UnPDNS|UnProfessional Delegates Networking Session]] (unofficial event)
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** '''When''': Whenever the PDNS is on. Details to follow.
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=== Other ===
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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