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==Time==
Registration Information: http://linux.conf.au/register/accommodation
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1415 NZDT to 1730 NZDT 12 Jan 2015
  
== Late night arrivals: ==
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==Venue==
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Case room 2. The room number on the door will be 260-057. The capacity of the room is 70.
  
If you are arriving at your accommodation outside of their regular reception hours, please leave your details here so we can organise out-of-hours reception.
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==Program==
 
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{| class="wikitable"
=== Uni Halls ===
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!colspan="6"|Open Source Documentation Miniconf - 1415 NZDT to 1730 NZDT
'''Reception hours: 8am - 8pm. '''
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|-
 
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! scope="col"| Time
'''After hours phone: 027 676 4862'''
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! scope="col"| Speaker
 
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! scope="col"| Presentation
(your name, date & time of arrival)
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! scope="row"| 14:15 - 14:20
James (Ender) Brown, Fri 09/01, ~10:30PM
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| Zac Dover, Red Hat
 
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| Welcome and Introduction
Andrew Bartlett, Fri 9th, plane arrives 6:30PM
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! scope="row"| 14:20 - 14:40
Brett James, Sat 10th, Plane arrives 17:10
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| David Ryan
 
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Jonathan Woithe, Sat 10th, 20:00-2100 (plane arrives 18:55)
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! scope="row"| 14:40 - 15:00
Russell Steicke, Sun 11th, ~10:00 (flight arrives 08:00)
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| Deb Nicholson, Media Goblin - 'http://mediagoblin.org'
 
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| "Finding a Great Project to Work On, or Great People to Work on Your Project"
Himangi Saraogi, Sun 11th, ~16:00 (plane arrives 14:50)
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! scope="row"| 15:00 - 15:20
David Bell (@dtbell91), Matt Cengia (@mattcen), and Mike Abrahall (@mijofa), Sun 11th, ~19:00 (plane arrives 17:30)
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| Dr Maia Sauren, 'http://www.thoughtworks.com/profiles/maia-sauren
 
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| "Authorea : Open Source Tooling for Science Writers"
Douglas Bagnall, Sun 11th, ~21:30 (plane arrives 20:30)
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! scope="row"| 15:20 - 15:40
John Dalton, Sun 11th, ~midnight (arriving 22:05 on QF147)
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| Lana Brindley, Rackspace
 
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| "Every Page is Page One: A demonstration involving bears, and Play Doh"
Alastair D'Silva ([https://twitter.com/evildeece @evildeece] [mailto:alastair@d-silva.org Alastair D'Silva]) Mon 12th, 01:00 (plane arrives 23:35 JQ205 (SYD to AKL))
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! scope="row"| 15:40 - 16:20
Gagan J Sharma, Sun 11th, (arriving 2.25 pm on NZ722 [mailto:gaganjyoti@gmail.com])
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| Tea Time
 
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=== Carlaw Park ===
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'''Reception hours: 8:30-5pm and 6pm-7pm Monday to Friday, 11am-1pm Saturday and Sunday. '''
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! scope="row"| 16:20 - 16:40
 
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| Raghavendra Prabhu, 'http://www.wnohang.net
'''After hours phone: 027 707 9813'''
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| Why so many Open Source Projects Fail at Documentation and How You Can Get it Right
 
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(your name, date & time of arrival; try to sort by arrival time)
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! scope="row"| 16:40 - 17:00
 
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| Sven Dowideit, 'https://github.com/SvenDowideit
* Clinton Roy, Fri 9th, ~midnight (plane arrives 22:45)
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| How Volunteer Technical Writing Got Me a Job at the World's Hottest Open Source Startup (Getting paid to work on TWiki, Foswiki and Docker)
* Eyal Lebedinsky, Sat 10th, ~20:30 (plane arrives 18:55)
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* Michael Ellery, Sat 10th, ~22:30 (plane arrives 20:50)
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! scope="row"| 17:00 - 17:10
* [[user:Cindy Pallares Quezada|Cindy Pallares]], Sun 11th, ~8:00 (plane arrives 6:00)
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| Alexandra Settle, Rackspace
* [[user:Daniel Bryan|Daniel Bryan]], Sun 11th, ~15:30 (plane arrives 14:00)
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| Documentation Swarms and Sprints: How to Bee a Runner
* [[User:Andrew Buckeridge|Andrew Buckeridge]], Sun 11th, ~10:00 (plane arrives 08:00, then customs + travel)
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* Hamish Coleman, Sun 11th, ~14:55 (plane arrives 12:55)
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! scope="row"| 17:10 - 17:30
* Ewen McNeill, Sun 11th, ~15:45 (plane arrives 14:15)
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| Divya Muntimadugu, Red Hat
* George Karan, Sun 11th, ~16:15 (plne arrives 14:45)
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| Tools for the Documentation Life Cycle - The Open Source Way!
* [mailto:mike.carden@gmail.com Mike Carden], Sun 11th, ~16:30, (plane arrives 14:55)
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* [mailto:seven@me.com Sam Desmond], Sun 11th, ~16:30, (plane arrives 14:55)
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* Mark Ellem, Sun 11th, ~16:30 (plane arrives 15:10)
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* Mark Jessop, Sun 11th, ~19:00 (plane arrives 17:15, then customs + travel)
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* Chris Edsall, Sun 11th, ~20:00 (plane arrives 19:00)
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* [mailto:jason.white@kordia.co.nz Jase White], Sun 11th, ~20:00, (plane arrives 19:00)
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* [mailto:tony.halligan@kordia.co.nz Tony Halligan], Sun 11th, ~20:00, (plane arrives 19:00)
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* Peter Vesely, Sun 11th, ~20:30 (plane arrives 18:55), early checkout on Sat 17th ~8:00am
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* Paul Warren, Sun 11th, ~22:30, plane arrives 20:50.
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* [mailto:red@austin.ibm.com Antony (Red) Steel], Sun 11th ~23:30 (plane lands at 22:05)
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* [mailto:tony.artemenko@gmail.com Anton Artemenko], Sun 11th, ~23:45 (plane arrives 22:45)
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* Darryl Bond, Sun 11th, ~23:45 (plane arrives 22:45)
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== Clothes Washing ==
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University Hall: Yes
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"A large coin operated laundry is located on the basement level, equipped with plenty of washers and dryers. (Washing powder is not supplied, but can be purchased via the laundry vending machine or at nearby convenience stores).
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University Hall Apartments also have laundry and lounge facilities."
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Source: Facilities section of http://www.accommodation.auckland.ac.nz/en/ac-visitors/ac-summer-2/ac-visiting-students.html#59385b0623e91baf6d145a6244e4ac5b
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Carlaw Park: Communal coin operated laundries are available in room 833.
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Non-campus laundromat: http://www.bubbleslaundromat.co.nz/
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137 Hobson Street
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Auckland Central
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Open 6am to Midnight.
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Self-service laundromat.
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Large washing machine load - $6
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Commercial extra large washing machine load - $10
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Commercial dryers $2 per 10mins.
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Normal household load, Wash & Dry - $10 to $12 total.
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Note changer onsite to change notes into $2 coins for use in all machines.
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Soap powder dispenser available.
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Parking out front.
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Open 6am to Midnight every day of the year!
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==Amenities==
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This section is for information about what is available and what to bring.
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=== Uni Halls ===
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=== Carlaw Park ===
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'''This is from personal experience taken from a discussion on [http://lists.lca2015.linux.org.au/pipermail/chat/2015-January/000416.html the mailing list]'''
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Having already arrived at Carlaw Park, here is a brief run down of what we've got. We're in a 3 bedroom apartment. There is University Wifi AP which supported eduroam in the living area.
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Our kitchen has:
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* 4x Bowls, plates and cutlery
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* 1x Fry Pan, 2x Saucepans
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* Kitchen Towel and dishcloth
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* Stove and Oven
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* Fridge/Freezer
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* Microwave
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Living/dining area:
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* TV
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* Lounges for up to 6 people.
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* coffee table
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* dining table for 4 (round and small)
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In each bedroom there was:
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* Towel and face cloth
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* shampoo and soap
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* Full Bedding (2x sheets, Blanket with cover and 1 pillow)
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* Wardrobe (no hangers)
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* Desk with chair and light (on the wall above the desk)
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We immediately bought:
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* dish washing liquid
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* hand towel for the bathroom
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* hand soap
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* water bottle for cold water in the fridge
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The supermarket is about 10 minutes walk away. Hope that's helpful.
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Revision as of 04:46, 11 January 2015

Time

1415 NZDT to 1730 NZDT 12 Jan 2015

Venue

Case room 2. The room number on the door will be 260-057. The capacity of the room is 70.

Program

Open Source Documentation Miniconf - 1415 NZDT to 1730 NZDT
Time Speaker Presentation
14:15 - 14:20 Zac Dover, Red Hat Welcome and Introduction
14:20 - 14:40 David Ryan
14:40 - 15:00 Deb Nicholson, Media Goblin - 'http://mediagoblin.org' "Finding a Great Project to Work On, or Great People to Work on Your Project"
15:00 - 15:20 Dr Maia Sauren, 'http://www.thoughtworks.com/profiles/maia-sauren "Authorea : Open Source Tooling for Science Writers"
15:20 - 15:40 Lana Brindley, Rackspace "Every Page is Page One: A demonstration involving bears, and Play Doh"
15:40 - 16:20 Tea Time
16:20 - 16:40 Raghavendra Prabhu, 'http://www.wnohang.net Why so many Open Source Projects Fail at Documentation and How You Can Get it Right
16:40 - 17:00 Sven Dowideit, 'https://github.com/SvenDowideit How Volunteer Technical Writing Got Me a Job at the World's Hottest Open Source Startup (Getting paid to work on TWiki, Foswiki and Docker)
17:00 - 17:10 Alexandra Settle, Rackspace Documentation Swarms and Sprints: How to Bee a Runner
17:10 - 17:30 Divya Muntimadugu, Red Hat Tools for the Documentation Life Cycle - The Open Source Way!