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Student pricing is set at the lowest possible point by the [[Conference Organisers]] as an investment in the future of the region's open source community.
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= The Adapter Exchange =
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'''''A place to for those needing adapters and those having adapters to… connect'''''
  
== Tips for Students ==
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Speakers will often need adapters to connect their devices to room projectors. Sometimes they won't have one that suits the setup at LCA.
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Delegates often bring adapters with them to LCA. Sometimes they might be able to help out speakers who don't have the one they need.
  
To make the most of your experience at linux.conf.au as a student, you may wish to consider the following tips;
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If you've brought along (an) adapter(s) with you, please list them here along with the contact method you're most likely to be monitoring during the conference so that a speaker who needs it can contact you quickly.
  
* Many Linux and open source companies actively recruit at linux.conf.au. If you're nearing graduation, be sure to spruce up your resume or LinkedIn page, or GitHub account and get in contact. There is usually a [[Birds_of_a_Feather_sessions_(BoFs)]] session for Jobs - referred to as the 'Jobs BoF'.
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If you're a speaker who needs an adapter, please list it here. You never know.
* Many of the Speakers at linux.conf.au are in the academic community - check the [http://linux.conf.au/schedule Schedule] for more information.  
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* Follow the conference social media to build relationships with other Delegates.  
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==== Don't know which adapter you need? ====
  
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Try looking at this [https://docs.google.com/document/d/1WUU2sMINPfkzTkTPN2GTO8S1OIEZxjjl9zPdAyQJ6CI/edit helpful document].
  
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=== In-room video connections ===
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All rooms will only have HDMI (input) connectors.
  
==What's to eat?==
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==== A/V Team Available Adapters ====
  
See [[Food]].
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* mDP to HDMI are available.
  
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* VGA to HDMI converters are available on request, but are known to cause issues.
  
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== Adapters Needed ==
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''Please group by adapter type as you're editing''
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Example
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* '''Adapter needed: adapter_type'''
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** Needed by: name/nick
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** Contact: contact_method
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* '''Adapter needed: Displayport or VGA to HDMI'''
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** Needed by: Martin Krafft / madduck
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** Contact: IRC, or madduck@madduck.net
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* '''Adapter needed: CM ECS canister to LM ECS'''
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** Needed by: A13 team
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** Contact: Joe Kerwin
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*** '''@itgrrl says:''' Did you try SCE to AUX…?  :-P  (yeah, I know—wrong mission)
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* '''Adapter needed: VGA to HDMI'''
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** Needed by: Ruth Suehle
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*** IRC suehle / rsuehle@redhat.com / @suehle
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== Adapters Available ==
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''Please group by adapter type as you're editing''
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Example
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* '''Adapter available: adapter_type'''
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** Available from: name/nick
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** Contact: contact_method
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* '''Adapter available: Mini DisplayPort to VGA'''
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** Available from: itgrrl
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** Contact: [https://twitter.com/itgrrl @itgrrl] is best - for other contact info see my [[User:jessica@itgrrl.com|user page]]
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* '''Adapter available: DisplayPort to DVI'''
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** Available from: itgrrl
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** Contact: [https://twitter.com/itgrrl @itgrrl] is best - for other contact info see my [[User:jessica@itgrrl.com|user page]]

Revision as of 06:58, 28 January 2016

The Adapter Exchange

A place to for those needing adapters and those having adapters to… connect

Speakers will often need adapters to connect their devices to room projectors. Sometimes they won't have one that suits the setup at LCA. Delegates often bring adapters with them to LCA. Sometimes they might be able to help out speakers who don't have the one they need.

If you've brought along (an) adapter(s) with you, please list them here along with the contact method you're most likely to be monitoring during the conference so that a speaker who needs it can contact you quickly.

If you're a speaker who needs an adapter, please list it here. You never know.

Don't know which adapter you need?

Try looking at this helpful document.

In-room video connections

All rooms will only have HDMI (input) connectors.

A/V Team Available Adapters

  • mDP to HDMI are available.
  • VGA to HDMI converters are available on request, but are known to cause issues.

Adapters Needed

Please group by adapter type as you're editing

Example

  • Adapter needed: adapter_type
    • Needed by: name/nick
    • Contact: contact_method
  • Adapter needed: Displayport or VGA to HDMI
    • Needed by: Martin Krafft / madduck
    • Contact: IRC, or madduck@madduck.net
  • Adapter needed: CM ECS canister to LM ECS
    • Needed by: A13 team
    • Contact: Joe Kerwin
      • @itgrrl says: Did you try SCE to AUX…?  :-P (yeah, I know—wrong mission)
  • Adapter needed: VGA to HDMI
    • Needed by: Ruth Suehle
      • IRC suehle / rsuehle@redhat.com / @suehle

Adapters Available

Please group by adapter type as you're editing

Example

  • Adapter available: adapter_type
    • Available from: name/nick
    • Contact: contact_method
  • Adapter available: Mini DisplayPort to VGA
    • Available from: itgrrl
    • Contact: @itgrrl is best - for other contact info see my user page
  • Adapter available: DisplayPort to DVI
    • Available from: itgrrl
    • Contact: @itgrrl is best - for other contact info see my user page