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==Immigration requirements==
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Frequently Asked Questions about the conference
* Australian citizens and permanent residents do not usually need a visa to travel to New Zealand.
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* Are you from a visa-waiver country (inlcuding USA, most of the EU, Japan,), and intending to visit for no more three months then you do not need a VISA
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* Check the [http://www.immigration.govt.nz/migrant/stream/visit/ Immigration New Zealand website] for details
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* [http://www.customs.govt.nz/inprivate/Pages/default.aspx Customs] advice for visiting New Zealand. Note that New Zealand has stronger restrictions on bringing in food and other products that may host agricultural pests than most countries.
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==Flying to Auckland==
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* Auckland is the main airport for flights to New Zealand
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* Direct flights to Auckland are available from major Australian cities and various countries.
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* The conference is taking place near the summer holiday peak so don't leaving buying tickets till the last minutes
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==Driving to Auckland==
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=General Questions about the conference=
* It takes around 8 hours to drive from Wellington to Auckland
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==Can I get a one day ticket?==
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==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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=The Venue=
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==What parking options are there at the Venue?==
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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

Revision as of 17:00, 28 August 2014

Frequently Asked Questions about the conference

General Questions about the conference

Can I get a one day ticket?

What are Miniconfs?

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.

I'm not a programmer, should I attend?

The Venue

What parking options are there at the Venue?

Stuff at the conference

What do the Symbols on my Badge mean?

TODO: We should copy this page - http://www.lca2010.org.nz/wiki/BadgeDefinitions