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Frequently Asked Questions about the conference
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This is an index of all the "Birds of a feather" sessions organised and run on an informal basis by attendees of the conference. We will be offering Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions on Monday and Tuesday evenings.
  
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If you want to get a group together then put a page up and link it here where people can discuss who/where/when about whatever you're interested in.
  
=General Questions about the conference=
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==BoFs Recurring on Multiple Days==
==Is there a Code of Conduct?==
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Yes, the short version is "Be Awesome". Refer [https://linux.conf.au/cor/code_of_conduct Code of Conduct on the Conference Website]. All attendees are expected to adhere to the code of conduct, with the goal being that all attendees will enjoy themselves.
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==Can I get a one day ticket?==
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=== Running BoF ===
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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==What are Miniconfs?==
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Details TBC
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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==I'm not a programmer, should I attend?==
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==Evening BoFs at LCA Venue ==
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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== Can I get assistance with my VISA application ==
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=== Monday 12th January 2015 ===
As a volunteer run conference linux.conf.au in unable to offer a letter of invitation to our speakers. Under NZ immigration rules as speakers are not being paid to attend a professional conference you should be able to attend under a visitors visa.
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=The Venue=
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=== Tuesday 13th January 2015 ===
==What parking options are there at the Venue?==
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The building we are using at the University of Auckland (OGGB) has a 5 level 1000 park carpark in the basement. General [https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/about/the-university/how-university-works/campuses-locations-transport/campus-parking-options.html parking rates] apply.
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=Stuff at the conference=
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=== BoF Wait-list ===
== What do the Symbols on my Badge mean? ==
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If the above room allocation is full please add an entry here and we can try to make additional space available.
TODO: We should copy this page - http://www.lca2010.org.nz/wiki/BadgeDefinitions
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Revision as of 14:13, 14 December 2014

This is an index of all the "Birds of a feather" sessions organised and run on an informal basis by attendees of the conference. We will be offering Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions on Monday and Tuesday evenings.

If you want to get a group together then put a page up and link it here where people can discuss who/where/when about whatever you're interested in.

BoFs Recurring on Multiple Days

Running BoF

Details TBC

Evening BoFs at LCA Venue

Monday 12th January 2015

Time OGGB 4 Caseroom 2 Caseroom 3
17:30 Linux Australia AGM
18:30
19:30

Tuesday 13th January 2015

Time OGGB 4 Caseroom 2 Caseroom 3
17:30
18:30
19:30

BoF Wait-list

If the above room allocation is full please add an entry here and we can try to make additional space available.