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===What are Lightning Talks?===
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= Autonomous Robots BoF =
See [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lightning_talk Lightning talk article on Wikipedia]
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''A.K.A. "Sphero BoF"''
  
It is linux.conf.au tradition to hold Lightning Talks during the last session of the Conference, on Friday afternoon.
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A bunch of people are bringing their Sphero rolling robots and/or other autonomous/semi-autonomous robots with them the LCA. No doubt there will be robots rolling around throughout the conference, but this is the scheduled BoF session.
  
===What is the format for linux.conf.au Lightning Talks?===
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'''Day:''' Tuesday<br />
* 5 minutes, including presentation setup. More setup, less talky talky.
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'''Time:''' Lunch break (12:20 - 13:20)<br />
* You will be counted down.
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'''Room:''' TBA
* 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.
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===Lightning Talk signup list===
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If you intend on coming along, please add your name below along with any robot(s) you plan on bringing. Please note that you don't need a robot to come along to the BoF, but please remember that the robots present may be fragile and/or expensive so please ask the owner before handling them.
  
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== Attending ==
! Slot
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! Name
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! Topic
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| 1
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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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| 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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| 4
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| Katie McLaughlin
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| Hat Rack
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| 5
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| Christopher Neugebauer
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| PyCon Australia 2016
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| 6
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| Cherie Ellis
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| GovHack 2016
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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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| 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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===Lightning Talk reserve list===
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! Slot
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!Delegate
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! [[User:jessica@itgrrl.com|itgrrl]]
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| Sphero BB-8
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! [[User:mikef-lca@cyber.com.au|mijofa]]
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| Sphero BB-8
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! [https://twitter.com/jaimekristene jaimekristene]
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! Tennessee Leeuwenburg
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| Sphero SPRK
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! [[User:andyg@geekscape.org|andyg @geekscape]]
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| Sphero (original), Parrot Jumping Sumo, Makeblock mBot, SumoBot (NodeBot), UAV (450mm)
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! [[User:gus@projectgus.com|Angus Gratton]]
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! Josh Deprez
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| Sphero (original)
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! Ducky
| Paul Fenwick
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| How popular media shapes society, and what you can do about it.
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! Daniel McCarthy
| 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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Revision as of 15:14, 1 February 2016

Autonomous Robots BoF

A.K.A. "Sphero BoF"

A bunch of people are bringing their Sphero rolling robots and/or other autonomous/semi-autonomous robots with them the LCA. No doubt there will be robots rolling around throughout the conference, but this is the scheduled BoF session.

Day: Tuesday
Time: Lunch break (12:20 - 13:20)
Room: TBA

If you intend on coming along, please add your name below along with any robot(s) you plan on bringing. Please note that you don't need a robot to come along to the BoF, but please remember that the robots present may be fragile and/or expensive so please ask the owner before handling them.

Attending

Attending
Delegate Robot(s)
itgrrl Sphero BB-8
mijofa Sphero BB-8
jaimekristene
Tennessee Leeuwenburg Sphero SPRK
andyg @geekscape Sphero (original), Parrot Jumping Sumo, Makeblock mBot, SumoBot (NodeBot), UAV (450mm)
Angus Gratton
Josh Deprez Sphero (original)
Ducky
Daniel McCarthy



(if someone has strong wiki-fu, feel free to clean up the awful layout above)


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