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By popular request! The now traditional BlueHackers BoF.
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===What are Lightning Talks?===
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See [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lightning_talk Lightning talk article on Wikipedia]
  
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It is linux.conf.au tradition to hold Lightning Talks during the last session of the Conference, on Friday afternoon.
  
== What ==
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===What is the format for linux.conf.au Lightning Talks?===
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* 5 minutes, including presentation setup. More setup, less talky talky.
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* You will be counted down.
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* 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.
  
[http://bluehackers.org BlueHackers] started late 2008... for anyone dealing (directly or indirectly) with depression, anxiety, bipolar, and related matters.
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===What do I need to do to prepare for my Lightning Talk?===
  
You may have seen a little blue BlueHackers sticker on a laptop, which quietly shows your support... it tells people they're not alone. It's simple, and it really makes a difference.
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*We are putting all Lightning Talk slides in one pack to make it easier to run Lightning Talks
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*You MUST email your Lightning Talk slides to lightning@lcabythebay.org.au
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*Your talk slides will then be added to the master slide deck
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*The slides will be all PDFd. Please send your slides in PDF.
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*If your slides are not emailed through, you won't have them in your Lightning Talk.  
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*Slides ''must'' be received by Friday lunchtime plskthx.
  
During the year, useful information and articles get posted on the [http://bluehackers.org BlueHackers.org] website.
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===Lightning Talk signup list===
  
And at conferences, we often have a BoF. Some people may wish to hop up to the front and tell something, just for a few minutes. Others may just want to sit in the back and listen.
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{| class="wikitable"
We're not professionals. We're just fellow human beings.
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! Slot
This is not therapy or anything like that. But it helps.
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! Name
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! Topic
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|-
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| 1
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| Bron Gondwana
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| JMAP - a better way to email
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|-
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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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|-
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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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|-
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| 4
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| Katie McLaughlin
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| Hat Rack
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|-
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| 5
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| Christopher Neugebauer
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| PyCon Australia 2016
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|-
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| 6
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| Cherie Ellis
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| GovHack 2016
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|-
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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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|-
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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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| 9
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| Keith Packard
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| Generating 1MB/sec of random numbers
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|}
  
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===Lightning Talk reserve list===
  
== When ==
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{| class="wikitable"
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! Slot
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! Name
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! Topic
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|-
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| 1
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| Martin Krafft
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| The Cloud is hip, sure, but still no reason to NIH everything
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|-
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| 2
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| Jamie Wilkinson
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| Docker Seuss
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|-
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| 3
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| Arjen Lentz
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| Something that matters
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|-
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| 4
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| Paul Wayper
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| lnav will change your life
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|-
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| 5
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|
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|
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|-
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| 6
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|
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|
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|-
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| 7
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|
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|
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|-
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| 8
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| Paul Fenwick
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| How popular media shapes society, and what you can do about it.
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|-
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| 255
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| 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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|}
  
Wednesday afternoon, 17:30. This is after the main program of the day, before the Penguin Dinner.
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== Where ==
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[[Category:Events]]
 
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Keep an eye on the main BoF page for the allocated room location.
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== Who ==
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* Arjen Lentz - catch him around the conference
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* you!
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* ...
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* others - you don't '''have''' to sign up here to come along, but it's an option.
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Revision as of 08:49, 3 February 2016

What are Lightning Talks?

See Lightning talk article on Wikipedia

It is linux.conf.au tradition to hold Lightning Talks during the last session of the Conference, on Friday afternoon.

What is the format for linux.conf.au Lightning Talks?

  • 5 minutes, including presentation setup. More setup, less talky talky.
  • You will be counted down.
  • Use the table below to sign up
  • There are 8 slots available. If you don't fit into the 8 slots, you can go on the Reserve list.
  • Modifications to this list are auditable. Bumping someone else's Lightning Talk is frowned upon. No one likes #WrathyKathy.

What do I need to do to prepare for my Lightning Talk?

  • We are putting all Lightning Talk slides in one pack to make it easier to run Lightning Talks
  • You MUST email your Lightning Talk slides to lightning@lcabythebay.org.au
  • Your talk slides will then be added to the master slide deck
  • The slides will be all PDFd. Please send your slides in PDF.
  • If your slides are not emailed through, you won't have them in your Lightning Talk.
  • Slides must be received by Friday lunchtime plskthx.

Lightning Talk signup list

Slot Name Topic
1 Bron Gondwana JMAP - a better way to email
2 Steven Ellis Armcrafting - or how we hacked the LCA2015 prize + NZOSS Update
3 Geordie Millar StackPtr (read: Stack Pointer): Lessons learned in developing a FOSS GPS and Map sharing app
4 Katie McLaughlin Hat Rack
5 Christopher Neugebauer PyCon Australia 2016
6 Cherie Ellis GovHack 2016
7 Paul Fenwick The best software you never knew you needed, OR The world's coolest organisms (or maybe both)
8 Duncan Macneil I lied, with apologies to The Lemonheads
9 Keith Packard Generating 1MB/sec of random numbers

Lightning Talk reserve list

Slot Name Topic
1 Martin Krafft The Cloud is hip, sure, but still no reason to NIH everything
2 Jamie Wilkinson Docker Seuss
3 Arjen Lentz Something that matters
4 Paul Wayper lnav will change your life
5
6
7
8 Paul Fenwick How popular media shapes society, and what you can do about it.
255 Paul Fenwick The Year of Linux on the Desktop! User-friendly mouseless window management with Xmonad and Haskell!



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