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==To and from the airport==
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== Birds of a Feather (BoF) Sessions ==
  
Buses will be provided to and from Melbourne Tullamarine airport (MEL), and depending on numbers, also to and from Avalon airport (AVV) on Sunday 31st January and Saturday 6th February.  
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Although not an official social event of the Conference, Birds of a Feather - or BoFs as they are known - allow Delegates to meet around a particular topic or interest. BoFs usually occur during lunchtime, or after the main Conference presentations for the day.  
  
Please ensure that you list your flight on the [[Airport_arrivals_and_departures_page|Airport arrivals and departures page]].
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==== Instructions ====
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Edit the table below to claim a BoF, and provide a way for people to contact you.
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''Rooms will be added later.'' See also: [[mw:Help:Tables|Tables Help]].
  
If you're arriving or departing outside of these times, you may need to make other arrangements.
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!Wednesday 3rd Feb
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!Thursday 4th Feb
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!Friday 5th Feb
  
* [http://gull.com.au/ Gull Bus] - goes between Geelong and Melbourne Tullamarine (MEL) airport. The nearest stop is Geelong train station, which is a 10 minute walk from the conference venue. Expect to pay around $55 for a round trip.
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* [http://www.avalonairportshuttle.com.au/ Avalon Airport Shuttle] - door to door service from your accommodation to or from Avalon Airport (AVV - Sydney only). Expect to pay around $45 for a round trip.
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! Early birds
* [http://www.vline.com.au/ VLine regional rail to Melbourne] - Geelong is around 1 hour by rail from Melbourne. From there, you can catch the [http://www.skybus.com.au/ Skybus] to Melbourne Tullamarine airport (MEL).
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* public transport from [http://melbourneairport.com.au/to-from-the-airport/other-bus-services/overview.html Melbourne Tullamarine airport] (requires [https://www.mymyki.com.au/ myki card] only) - [https://www.ptv.vic.gov.au/route/view/7531 901 bus] to Broadmeadows station, [https://www.ptv.vic.gov.au/timetables/linemain/3 metropolitan train] to Southern Cross station, [https://www.ptv.vic.gov.au/timetables/linemain/1745 country train] to Geelong railway station
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! Not-as-Early birds
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| [[Interval Training BoF]]
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| [[Interval Training BoF]]
  
== To and from the Deakin Student Residences at Waurn Ponds ==
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! 09:00
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| Opening
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| scope="row" colspan="4" |Keynote Speakers
  
For those staying at the [http://www.deakin.edu.au/residences Deakin Student Residences at Waurn Ponds], we will be running shuttles to and from the conference venue at Deakin University Waterfront Campus, around 15km away.
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! Morning Tea
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10:00—10:40
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It's important that you're up early in the morning in order to catch the bus to conf!
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|- style="background-color: #f2f2f2;text-align:center;"
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|scope="row" colspan="6" | Regular Schedule
  
== Transport around Geelong ==
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!Lunch Break
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12:20—13:20
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|[[Queer BoF]]
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|[[Perl BoF]] D2.193 <p> [[Autonomous Robots BoF]] D.211
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|[[Emacs BoF]] D2.193 <br/> [[Safer Payments BoF]] D.211
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Exploding kittens bof- student lounge
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<br/>Cards Against Humanity BoF D.211
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|[[Ladies' Lunch]]
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[[Debian Lunch @ wool museum restaurant]]
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<br/>Cards Against Humanity BoF - D.211
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|[[Freedom Conservancy supporters]]
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[[Hackerspace BoF]] - How to run one and support.
  
[http://ptv.vic.gov.au/getting-around/local-areas/view/19 Geelong is well serviced by buses, which use the pre-paid Myki system].
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[[Home Automation BoF]] (D2.211 - incl. Sensors & Open Hardware)
  
You probably want [https://ptv.vic.gov.au/timetables/linemain/8633 Route 41.]
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== Car Parking ==
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|-
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!Afternoon Tea
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15:00—15:40
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|Session
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|Session
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|[[BlueHackers BoF]] D2.193
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|Jobs BoF D.211
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|[https://www.rust-lang.org/ Rust Language] BoF (D2.193?)
  
Parking is available at Deakin's Waterfront Campus for around $6 per day. The easiest way to pay for parking is via the [https://paybyphone.com Pay by Phone application]. The Waterfront car park ID is Geelong Waterfront Campus - 10157.
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|- style="background-color: #f2f2f2;text-align:center;"
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|scope="row" colspan="5" |Regular Schedule
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|[[Lightning_talks|LightningTalks]] & Closing
  
Car parking is also available at the [http://www.carepark.com.au/find-a-care-park/cunninham-pier/ Cunningha Pier] for around $10 per day.  
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!Evening
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|[[Ingress BoF]] D.192
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[[Libre Instant Messaging and Social Media BoF|Libre IM & Social BoF]] D2.211
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|[[Keysigning bof|Keysigning BoF]] D2.211
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|[[Kerbal BoF]] D2.193
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|[[Parallelism and Concurrency BoF]] D2.193
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|Session
  
Car Parking at the Residences at Waurn Ponds is usually included in the accommodation pricing, but check with Deakin Residences for more information.  
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|[[LA AGM]] D.193
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|[[Professional Delegates Networking Session (PDNS)|PDNS]]
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|[[Penguin Dinner]]
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|[[Speakers' Dinner]]
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|[[EFA Drinks]]
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Unscheduled sessions:
 
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Revision as of 08:06, 4 February 2016

Birds of a Feather (BoF) Sessions

Although not an official social event of the Conference, Birds of a Feather - or BoFs as they are known - allow Delegates to meet around a particular topic or interest. BoFs usually occur during lunchtime, or after the main Conference presentations for the day.

Instructions

Edit the table below to claim a BoF, and provide a way for people to contact you. Rooms will be added later. See also: Tables Help.

Birds of a Feather (BoF) Sessions
Monday 1st Feb Tuesday 2nd Feb Wednesday 3rd Feb Thursday 4th Feb Friday 5th Feb
Early birds

06:00

Running BoF Running BoF Running BoF Running BoF Running BoF
Not-as-Early birds

07:00

Interval Training BoF Interval Training BoF Interval Training BoF Interval Training BoF Interval Training BoF
09:00 Opening Keynote Speakers
Morning Tea

10:00—10:40

Session Session Session Session Session
Regular Schedule
Lunch Break

12:20—13:20

Queer BoF Perl BoF D2.193

Autonomous Robots BoF D.211

Emacs BoF D2.193
Safer Payments BoF D.211

Exploding kittens bof- student lounge
Cards Against Humanity BoF D.211 supoort

Ladies' Lunch

Debian Lunch @ wool museum restaurant
Cards Against Humanity BoF - D.211

Freedom Conservancy supporters

Hackerspace BoF - How to run one and support.

Home Automation BoF (D2.211 - incl. Sensors & Open Hardware)

Regular Schedule
Afternoon Tea

15:00—15:40

Session Session BlueHackers BoF D2.193 Jobs BoF D.211 Rust Language BoF (D2.193?)
Regular Schedule LightningTalks & Closing
Evening

17:20—

Ingress BoF D.192

Libre IM & Social BoF D2.211

Keysigning BoF D2.211 Kerbal BoF D2.193 Parallelism and Concurrency BoF D2.193 Session
18:00— LA AGM D.193 PDNS Penguin Dinner Speakers' Dinner EFA Drinks


Unscheduled sessions:


ATTENDEE TYPE:

Information for Speakers | Information for Delegates | Information for Volunteers | Information for Partners and family

CONFERENCE LIFECYCLE:

Registering for linux.conf.au | Getting to linux.conf.au | Where to stay at linux.conf.au | What to expect at linux.conf.au | What to do at linux.conf.au | What happens after linux.conf.au

HANDY LINKS:

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Birds of a Feather sessions (BoFs)
Autonomous Robots Emacs Ingress Interval Training Kerbal Keysigning Libre Social Media Parallelism Perl Queer Running Taswegian Bibleopoly