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Frequently Asked Questions about the conference
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Bdale and Keith have arranged with the [http://www.nzrocketry.org.nz New Zealand Rocketry Association] for there to be a launch scheduled on Saturday the 17th, the day after LCA 2015.  NZRA is the local chapter of the [http://www.tripoli.org/ Tripoli Rocketry Association].  You can see the event listed on the [http://www.nzrocketry.org.nz/index.php?page=taupiri-launch-site NZRA Calendar].
  
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Anyone who has a model rocket they'd like to fly, particularly any of the participants from the LCA Rocketry MiniConf held in Brisbane, is strongly encouraged to join us for the day!  Local club members have volunteered to help us arrange transportation to and from the site, a local vendor will be on hand with motors and other necessary supplies that can't be transported in personal luggage, etc.
  
=General Questions about the conference=
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If you're interested in particupating, please add your name here, and watch this space for updates as we get closer to the conference!
==Is there a Code of Conduct?==
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Yes. 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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* Bdale Garbee
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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* Keith Packard
 
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* Jonathan Oxer
==What are Miniconfs?==
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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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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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=The Venue=
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==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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== What do the Symbols on my Badge mean? ==
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TODO: We should copy this page - http://www.lca2010.org.nz/wiki/BadgeDefinitions
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Revision as of 13:16, 10 December 2014

Bdale and Keith have arranged with the New Zealand Rocketry Association for there to be a launch scheduled on Saturday the 17th, the day after LCA 2015. NZRA is the local chapter of the Tripoli Rocketry Association. You can see the event listed on the NZRA Calendar.

Anyone who has a model rocket they'd like to fly, particularly any of the participants from the LCA Rocketry MiniConf held in Brisbane, is strongly encouraged to join us for the day! Local club members have volunteered to help us arrange transportation to and from the site, a local vendor will be on hand with motors and other necessary supplies that can't be transported in personal luggage, etc.

If you're interested in particupating, please add your name here, and watch this space for updates as we get closer to the conference!

  • Bdale Garbee
  • Keith Packard
  • Jonathan Oxer