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==To and from the airport==
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===What are Lightning Talks?===
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See [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lightning_talk Lightning talk article on Wikipedia]
  
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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It is linux.conf.au tradition to hold Lightning Talks during the last session of the Conference, on Friday afternoon.
  
Please ensure that you list your flight on the [[Airport_arrivals_and_departures_page|Airport arrivals and departures page]].
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===What is the format for linux.conf.au Lightning Talks?===
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* 5 minutes, including presentation setup. More setup, less talky talky.
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* You will be counted down.
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* Use the table below to sign up
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* There are 8 slots available. If you don't fit into the 8 slots, you can go on the Reserve list.
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* Modifications to this list are auditable. Bumping someone else's Lightning Talk is frowned upon. No one likes #WrathyKathy.
  
If you're arriving or departing outside of these times, you may need to make other arrangements.
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===What do I need to do to prepare for my Lightning Talk?===
  
* [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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*We are putting all Lightning Talk slides in one pack to make it easier to run Lightning Talks
* [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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*You MUST email your Lightning Talk slides to lightning@lcabythebay.org.au
* [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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*Your talk slides will then be added to the master slide deck
* 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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*The slides will be all PDFd. Please send your slides in PDF.
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*If your slides are not emailed through, you won't have them in your Lightning Talk.  
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*Slides ''must'' be received by Friday lunchtime plskthx. (email address is.......???)
  
== To and from the Deakin Student Residences at Waurn Ponds ==
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===Lightning Talk signup list===
  
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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{| class="wikitable"
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! Slot
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! Name
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! Topic
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|-
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| 1
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| Bron Gondwana
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| JMAP - a better way to email
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|-
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| 2
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| Steven Ellis
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| Armcrafting - or how we hacked the LCA2015 prize + NZOSS Update
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|-
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| 3
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| Geordie Millar
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| StackPtr (read: Stack Pointer): Lessons learned in developing a FOSS GPS and Map sharing app
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|-
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| 4
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| Katie McLaughlin
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| Hat Rack
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|-
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| 5
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| Christopher Neugebauer
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| PyCon Australia 2016
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|-
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| 6
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| Cherie Ellis
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| GovHack 2016
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|-
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| 7
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| Paul Fenwick
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| The best software you never knew you needed, OR The world's coolest organisms (or maybe both)
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|-
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| 8
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| Duncan Macneil
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| I lied, with apologies to The Lemonheads
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|-
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| 9
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| Keith Packard
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| Generating 1MB/sec of random numbers
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|-
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| 10
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| Juan Antonio Gomez Moriano
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| The simplest machine learning example: 6 lines in R.
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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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===Lightning Talk reserve list===
  
== Transport around Geelong ==
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{| class="wikitable"
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! Slot
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! Name
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! Topic
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|-
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| 1
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| Martin Krafft
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| The Cloud is hip, sure, but still no reason to NIH everything
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|-
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| 3
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| Arjen Lentz
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| Something that matters
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|-
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| 4
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| Paul Wayper
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| lnav will change your life
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|-
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| 5
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| Daniel sobey
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| dnssec and letsencrypt
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|-
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| 6
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| Tobin (reserved by Kathy Reid at request of Craige McWhirter)
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| LUG collaboration
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|-
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| 7
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| Marco Ostini
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| SailfishOS by the bay
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|-
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| 8
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| Paul Fenwick
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| How popular media shapes society, and what you can do about it.
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|-
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| 9
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| Sarah Spencer
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| Hack your own domestic knitting machine using open source
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|-
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| 255
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| Paul Fenwick
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| The Year of Linux on the Desktop! User-friendly mouseless window management with Xmonad and Haskell!
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|}
  
[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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You probably want [https://ptv.vic.gov.au/timetables/linemain/8633 Route 41.]
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== Car Parking ==
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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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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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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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Revision as of 16:30, 4 February 2016

What are Lightning Talks?

See Lightning talk article on Wikipedia

It is linux.conf.au tradition to hold Lightning Talks during the last session of the Conference, on Friday afternoon.

What is the format for linux.conf.au Lightning Talks?

  • 5 minutes, including presentation setup. More setup, less talky talky.
  • You will be counted down.
  • Use the table below to sign up
  • There are 8 slots available. If you don't fit into the 8 slots, you can go on the Reserve list.
  • Modifications to this list are auditable. Bumping someone else's Lightning Talk is frowned upon. No one likes #WrathyKathy.

What do I need to do to prepare for my Lightning Talk?

  • We are putting all Lightning Talk slides in one pack to make it easier to run Lightning Talks
  • You MUST email your Lightning Talk slides to lightning@lcabythebay.org.au
  • Your talk slides will then be added to the master slide deck
  • The slides will be all PDFd. Please send your slides in PDF.
  • If your slides are not emailed through, you won't have them in your Lightning Talk.
  • Slides must be received by Friday lunchtime plskthx. (email address is.......???)

Lightning Talk signup list

Slot Name Topic
1 Bron Gondwana JMAP - a better way to email
2 Steven Ellis Armcrafting - or how we hacked the LCA2015 prize + NZOSS Update
3 Geordie Millar StackPtr (read: Stack Pointer): Lessons learned in developing a FOSS GPS and Map sharing app
4 Katie McLaughlin Hat Rack
5 Christopher Neugebauer PyCon Australia 2016
6 Cherie Ellis GovHack 2016
7 Paul Fenwick The best software you never knew you needed, OR The world's coolest organisms (or maybe both)
8 Duncan Macneil I lied, with apologies to The Lemonheads
9 Keith Packard Generating 1MB/sec of random numbers
10 Juan Antonio Gomez Moriano The simplest machine learning example: 6 lines in R.

Lightning Talk reserve list

Slot Name Topic
1 Martin Krafft The Cloud is hip, sure, but still no reason to NIH everything
3 Arjen Lentz Something that matters
4 Paul Wayper lnav will change your life
5 Daniel sobey dnssec and letsencrypt
6 Tobin (reserved by Kathy Reid at request of Craige McWhirter) LUG collaboration
7 Marco Ostini SailfishOS by the bay
8 Paul Fenwick How popular media shapes society, and what you can do about it.
9 Sarah Spencer Hack your own domestic knitting machine using open source
255 Paul Fenwick The Year of Linux on the Desktop! User-friendly mouseless window management with Xmonad and Haskell!



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