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Frequently Asked Questions about the conference
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== Miniconfs at lca2015 ==
  
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=== Miniconfs scheduled for Monday 12 January 2015 ===
 
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* [http://dissociatedpress.net/miniconf/ Clouds, Containers, and Orchestration Miniconf]. ( [http://dissociatedpress.net/miniconf/#call-for-presentations CfP] open until 25 November 2014)
=General Questions about the conference=
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* Debian Miniconf
==Can I get a one day ticket?==
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* Kernel Miniconf
No. Tickets are only sold for the entire five days of conference. We strongly encourage people to attend all days to not miss out of talks, social events and the "hallway track".
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* [http://www.annodex.org/events/lca2015_mmm/ Multimedia and Music Miniconf] ([http://www.annodex.org/events/lca2015_mmm/index.php/Main/CallForPapers Call for Papers] now open)
 
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* [[Open Radio Miniconf]] - [http://vk5fj.net/?p=558 CfP] open until 14 December 2014.
==What are Miniconfs?==
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* Open Source for Humanitarian Tech Miniconf
The first 2 days of the conference (Monday and Tuesday) are devoted to Miniconfs. They are each devoted to a specific topic and run by organisers (rather than the main conference) for a whole day in one of the lecture theaters. Except for those that require special equipment you can attended and of them as part of your registration and switch between them during the days. Schedules and more details of each Miniconf is published on the website.
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* Writing Openly; Open Source Documentation Miniconf - [http://www.stc-aus.org.au/writing-openly-mini-conf-call-for-participation/ Call for Participation open until Dec 12]
 
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=== Miniconfs scheduled for Tuesday 13 January 2015 ===
==I'm not a programmer, should I attend?==
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* [[Astronomy Miniconf]]. (CfP open until 23 November 2014)
Yes. The majority of the attendees are not fulltime programmers. Each session at the conference has 5-6 talks and these are arranged so that there should be something for everyone in each session. If you are unsure what to attend the talks that are predicted to be the most popular will be sceduled towards the left of the programme in the largest rooms.
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* [[Community Leadership Summit]] Miniconf
 
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* [[Deploying OpenStack Miniconf]]. (CFP open until 4 December 2014)
=The Venue=
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* Developer, Testing, Release and Continuous Integration Automation Miniconf. ([http://goo.gl/forms/KZI1YDDw8n CfP] open until 21 November 2014)
==What parking options are there at the Venue?==
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* [http://www.openhardwareconf.org/index.php/Main_Page Open Hardware Miniconf]. ([http://www.openhardwareconf.org/index.php/OHC2015-CFP CfP] open until 14 December 2014)
 
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* [http://sysadmin.miniconf.org Sysadmin Miniconf] ([http://sysadmin.miniconf.org/cfp15.html Call for Presentations] -- "last minute" submissions before end of November 2014 may be considered, but schedule is getting full!)
=Stuff at the conference=
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== What do the Symbols on my Badge mean? ==
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TODO: We should copy this page - http://www.lca2010.org.nz/wiki/BadgeDefinitions
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Miniconfs at lca2015

Miniconfs scheduled for Monday 12 January 2015

Miniconfs scheduled for Tuesday 13 January 2015