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== Speaker Information Pack ==
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== Miniconf CFPs ==
Most questions for Speakers are answered in the
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[[Speaker Information Pack]]
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[https://linux.conf.au/programme/miniconfs Miniconf page on linux.conf.au]
  
The key things you need to know are;
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Mini conferences will run on the Monday and Tuesday of LCA 2016. The call for papers for these are handled individually by the organisers of each conference.
  
* Your presentation should be in 16:9 ratio (resolution can vary, but must be in 16:9 ratio)
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Here's a list of the open CFPs, with close dates and links. If you are attending LCA and have a ticket, why not throw in a proposal? [https://linux.conf.au/register/info You can also buy a single miniconf ticket].  
* All rooms except Wool Museum will have HDMI connectors. Wool Museum will have VGA connectors. Adaptors will be provided, but bring your own if you have one.
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== Presentation template ==
 
You're not required at all to use this Presentation Template, but it's here if you need one (LibreOffice Impress template, .odt format)
 
[[File:Speaker-template-lca2016.otp]]
 
  
== What are the guidelines for giving a presentation at linux.conf.au? ==
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=== Open Call for Proposals ===  
Your presentation format is entirely up to you.
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We expect that you'll be presenting from your own laptop, but if this is an issue please get in touch with your [[Speaker Liaison]] and we can make alternate arrangements. We usually ask for presentation material after the conference so that it can be made available.
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Multimedia - Open - Closes January 18 [http://www.annodex.org/events/lca2016_mmm/index.php/Main/CallForPapers  Multimedia Call for Papers]
  
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Documentation - Open - Closes ?? [http://lca2016docsminiconf-schwarzgeraet.rhcloud.com/ Documentation Call for Papers]
  
Each presentation slot is 50 minutes, except tutorials which have a double slot of one hour and 40 minutes. It is expected that your talk will go for approximately 40 minutes, with 10 minutes for questions, unless you prefer to take questions during your presentation. For tutorials, it is assumed that questions will be asked during the tutorial rather than at the end. Room monitors will be stationed in each conference room and will help guide you
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Kernel - Open - Closes January 20 [https://docs.google.com/forms/d/148SieC6vmAxJZ3R5Lz5e1Mb0IM06LNSCt6WNVEwYFcs/viewform Kernel Call for Papers]
with timing and identifying questions from the audience. You will need to have practiced beforehand however to ensure that you don't go significantly over or under time.
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''NOTE: When answering questions, we request that you repeat the question for the benefit of the recording and for the audience.''
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=== Other Miniconfs ===
  
== What facilities are there in the presentation venues? ==
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Open Cloud - Closed
  
These are outlined in the [[Speaker Information Pack]].
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Functional Programming - Closed
  
If you have special requirements for your presentation, please make contact with your [[Speaker Liaison]].
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SysAdmin - Closed
  
== What is the Schwag Bag and what's in it? ==
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Open Radio - Closed
  
[[Schwag Bag]]
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Open Source and Bio - Closed
  
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Open Knowledge - Closed
  
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Open Hardware - No CFP
  
== Will the conference be recorded and streamed? ==
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Community Leadership - No CFP
  
Yes. All sessions in the conference are recorded and streamed, unless you declined permission for recording during Registration. If you have any concerns about streaming and recording, please contact your [[Speaker Liaison]].
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=== Miniconf Schedules ===
  
== Will I be picked up at the airport? ==
 
  
Yes, if you arrive on 31st January at Melbourne Tullamarine (MEL) or Avalon (AVV).
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==== Monday 1st Feburary ====
  
We need to know who's arriving when so please make sure your details are entered on the [[Airport arrivals and departures page]].
 
  
Also see [[Transport]].
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{| class="wikitable"
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|''''''
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''Costa Hall'''
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''D4.303 Costa Theatre'''
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''D2.193 Percy Baxter'''
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''D2.212'''
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''D2.211'''
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''Wool Museum'''
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| ||Open Cloud Symposium||Open Hardware Miniconf||Multimedia and Music Miniconf||Documentation Miniconference||Open Source and Bioinformatics||Linux Kernel
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| 9:00||KeyNote ||||||||||
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| 10:00||morning tea||||||||||
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| 10:40||||||||||||
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| 12:20||lunch||||||||||
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| 12:30||||||||||||
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| 15:00||afternoon tea||||||||||
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|-
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| 15:40||||||||||||
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| 17:20||||||||||||
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| 18:00||Linux Australia AGM||||||||||
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|}
  
==What's to eat?==
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==== Tuesday 2nd Feburary ====
  
See [[Food]].
 
  
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{|class="wikitable"
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|''''''
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''Costa Hall'''
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''D4.303 Costa Theatre'''
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''D2.193 Percy Baxter'''
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''D2.212'''
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''D2.211'''
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| align="center" style="background:#f0f0f0;"|'''Wool Museum'''
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| ||Systems Administration Miniconf||OpenRadio Miniconf||Open Knowledge||to be advised||Community Leadership Summit X at LCA||Functional Programming Miniconf
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| 9:00||KeyNote ||||||||||
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| 10:00||morning tea|||||||||||
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| 10:40||||||||||||
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| 12:20||lunch||||||||||
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| 12:30||||||||||||
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| 15:00||afternoon tea||||||||||
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| 15:40||||||||||||
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| 17:20||||||||||||
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| 18:00||Professional Delegates Networking Session||||||||||
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Revision as of 11:27, 7 January 2016

Miniconf CFPs

Miniconf page on linux.conf.au

Mini conferences will run on the Monday and Tuesday of LCA 2016. The call for papers for these are handled individually by the organisers of each conference.

Here's a list of the open CFPs, with close dates and links. If you are attending LCA and have a ticket, why not throw in a proposal? You can also buy a single miniconf ticket.


Open Call for Proposals

Multimedia - Open - Closes January 18 Multimedia Call for Papers

Documentation - Open - Closes ?? Documentation Call for Papers

Kernel - Open - Closes January 20 Kernel Call for Papers


Other Miniconfs

Open Cloud - Closed

Functional Programming - Closed

SysAdmin - Closed

Open Radio - Closed

Open Source and Bio - Closed

Open Knowledge - Closed

Open Hardware - No CFP

Community Leadership - No CFP

Miniconf Schedules

Monday 1st Feburary

' Costa Hall D4.303 Costa Theatre D2.193 Percy Baxter D2.212 D2.211 Wool Museum
Open Cloud Symposium Open Hardware Miniconf Multimedia and Music Miniconf Documentation Miniconference Open Source and Bioinformatics Linux Kernel
9:00 KeyNote
10:00 morning tea
10:40
12:20 lunch
12:30
15:00 afternoon tea
15:40
17:20
18:00 Linux Australia AGM

Tuesday 2nd Feburary

' Costa Hall D4.303 Costa Theatre D2.193 Percy Baxter D2.212 D2.211 Wool Museum
Systems Administration Miniconf OpenRadio Miniconf Open Knowledge to be advised Community Leadership Summit X at LCA Functional Programming Miniconf
9:00 KeyNote
10:00 morning tea
10:40
12:20 lunch
12:30
15:00 afternoon tea
15:40
17:20
18:00 Professional Delegates Networking Session



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