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== Birds of a Feather (BoF) Sessions ==
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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]
  
Although not an official social event of the Conference, Birds of a Feather - or BoFs as they are known - allow Delegates to meet around a particular topic or interest. BoFs usually occur during lunchtime, or after the main Conference presentations for the day.  
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It is linux.conf.au tradition to hold Lightning Talks during the last session of the Conference, on Friday afternoon.
  
==== Instructions ====
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===What is the format for linux.conf.au Lightning Talks?===
Edit the table below to claim a BoF, and provide a way for people to contact you.  
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* 5 minutes, including presentation setup. More setup, less talky talky.
''Rooms will be added later.'' See also: [[mw:Help:Tables|Table Markup Help]].
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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.
  
{| class="wikitable" style="text-align:center"
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===What do I need to do to prepare for my Lightning Talk?===
<!-- Table Headers -->
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|+Birds of a Feather (BoF) Sessions
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!
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!Monday 1st Feb
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!Tuesday 2nd Feb
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!Wednesday 3rd Feb
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!Thursday 4th Feb
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!Friday 5th Feb
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|-
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*We are putting all Lightning Talk slides in one pack to make it easier to run Lightning Talks
! Early birds
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*You MUST email your Lightning Talk slides to lightning@lcabythebay.org.au
06:00
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*Your talk slides will then be added to the master slide deck
<!-- Mon -->
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*The slides will be all PDFd. Please send your slides in PDF.
| [[Running BoF]]
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*If your slides are not emailed through, you won't have them in your Lightning Talk.
<!-- Tue -->
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*Slides ''must'' be received by Friday lunchtime plskthx.
| [[Running BoF]]
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<!-- Wed -->
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| [[Running BoF]]
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<!-- Thu -->
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| [[Running BoF]]
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<!-- Fri -->
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| [[Running BoF]]
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|-
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! Not-as-Early birds
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07:00
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<!-- Mon -->
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| [[Interval Training BoF]]
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<!-- Tue -->
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| [[Interval Training BoF]]
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<!-- Wed -->
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| [[Interval Training BoF]]
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<!-- Thu -->
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| [[Interval Training BoF]]
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<!-- Fri -->
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| [[Interval Training BoF]]
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<!-- Keynote Speakers -->
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===Lightning Talk signup list===
|- style="background-color: #f2f2f2;text-align:center;"
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! 09:00
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| Opening
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| scope="row" colspan="4" |Keynote Speakers
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{| class="wikitable"
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! Slot
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! Name
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! Topic
 
|-
 
|-
! Morning Tea
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| 1
10:00—10:40
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| Bron Gondwana
<!--Mon-->
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| JMAP - a better way to email
|Session
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<!--Tue-->
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|Session
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<!--Wed-->
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|Session
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<!--Thu-->
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|Session
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<!--Fri-->
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|Session
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<!-- Regular Schedule -->
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|- style="background-color: #f2f2f2;text-align:center;"
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|scope="row" colspan="6" | Regular Schedule
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|-
 
|-
!Lunch Break
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| 2
12:20—13:20
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| Steven Ellis
<!--Mon-->
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| Armcrafting - or how we hacked the LCA2015 prize + NZOSS Update
|[[Queer BoF]]
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<!--Tue-->
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|[[Perl BoF]] D2.193 <p> [[Autonomous Robots BoF]] D.211
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<!--Wed-->
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|[[Emacs BoF]] D2.193 <br/> [[Safer Payments BoF]]
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Exploding kittens bof- student lounge
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<!--Thu-->
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|[[Ladies' Lunch]]
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[[Debian Lunch]]
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<!--Fri-->
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|[[Freedom Conservancy supporters]]
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<!-- Regular Schedule -->
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|- style="background-color: #f2f2f2;text-align:center;"
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|scope="row" colspan="6"|Regular Schedule
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|-
 
|-
!Afternoon Tea
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| 3
15:00—15:40
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| Geordie Millar
<!--Mon-->
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| StackPtr (read: Stack Pointer): Lessons learned in developing a FOSS GPS and Map sharing app
|Session
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|-
<!--Tue-->
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| 4
|Session
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| Katie McLaughlin
<!--Wed-->
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| Hat Rack
|[[BlueHackers BoF]]
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|-
<!--Thu-->
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| 5
|Session
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| Christopher Neugebauer
<!--Fri-->
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| PyCon Australia 2016
|Session
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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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|}
  
<!-- Regular Schedule -->
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===Lightning Talk reserve list===
|- style="background-color: #f2f2f2;text-align:center;"
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|scope="row" colspan="5" |Regular Schedule
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|[[Lightning_talks|LightningTalks]] & Closing
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{| class="wikitable"
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! Slot
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! Name
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! Topic
 
|-
 
|-
!Evening
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| 1
17:20—
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| Martin Krafft
<!--Mon-->
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| The Cloud is hip, sure, but still no reason to NIH everything
|[[Ingress BoF]] D.192
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|-
[[Libre Instant Messaging and Social Media BoF|Libre IM & Social BoF]] D2.211
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| 2
<!--Tue-->
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| Jamie Wilkinson
|[[Keysigning bof|Keysigning BoF]] D2.211
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| Docker Seuss
<!--Wed-->
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|-
|[[Kerbal BoF]]
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| 3
<!--Thu-->
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| Arjen Lentz
|[[Parallelism and Concurrency BoF]]
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| Something that matters
<!--Fri-->
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|-
|Session
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| 4
 
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| Paul Wayper
<!-- Regular Schedule -->
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| lnav will change your life
|- style="background-color: #f2f2f2;text-align:center;"
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|-
!18:00—
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| 5
<!--Mon-->
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|
|[[LA AGM]] D.193
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|
<!--Tue-->
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|-
|[[Professional Delegates Networking Session (PDNS)|PDNS]]
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| 6
<!--Wed-->
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|
|[[Penguin Dinner]]
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|  
<!--Thu-->
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|-
|[[Speakers' Dinner]]
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| 7
<!--Fri-->
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|  
|[[EFA Drinks]]
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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!
 
|}
 
|}
  
 
Unscheduled sessions:
 
* Exploding kittens
 
 
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Revision as of 09:49, 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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