Writing Openly; Open Source Documentation Miniconf

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Time

1415 NZDT to 1730 NZDT 12 Jan 2015

Venue

Case room 2. The room number on the door will be 260-057. The capacity of the room is 70.

Program

Open Source Documentation Miniconf - 1415 NZDT to 1730 NZDT
Time Speaker Presentation
14:15 - 14:20 Zac Dover, Red Hat Welcome and Introduction
14:20 - 14:40 David Ryan
14:40 - 15:00 Deb Nicholson, Media Goblin - 'http://mediagoblin.org' "Finding a Great Project to Work On, or Great People to Work on Your Project"
15:00 - 15:40 Tea Time
15:40 - 16:00 Dr Maia Sauren, 'http://www.thoughtworks.com/profiles/maia-sauren "Authorea : Open Source Tooling for Science Writers"
16:00 - 16:20 Lana Brindley, Rackspace "Every Page is Page One: A demonstration involving bears, and Play Doh"
16:20 - 16:40 Raghavendra Prabhu, 'http://www.wnohang.net "Why so many Open Source Projects Fail at Documentation and How You Can Get it Right"
16:40 - 17:00 Sven Dowideit, 'https://github.com/SvenDowideit "How Volunteer Technical Writing Got Me a Job at the World's Hottest Open Source Startup (Getting paid to work on TWiki, Foswiki and Docker)"
17:00 - 17:10 Alexandra Settle, Rackspace "Documentation Swarms and Sprints: How to Bee a Runner"
17:10 - 17:30 Divya Muntimadugu, Red Hat "Tools for the Documentation Life Cycle - The Open Source Way!"