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BarCampGeelong 9th July 2011 - Welcome Presentation


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BarCampGeelong 9th July 2011 - Welcome Presentation

  1. 1. Welcome!
  2. 2. What's it all about? <ul><li>Informal, technical, user-generated ‘unconference’ </li></ul><ul><li>The day is for you </li></ul><ul><li>Content provided by you </li></ul><ul><li>You get out of it what you want </li></ul><ul><li>You choose which presentations, talks, discussions you would like to participate in </li></ul>
  3. 3. Behaviours <ul><li>Inclusive, open sharing of knowledge, ideas </li></ul><ul><li>Helping out – if you see something that needs doing – do it  </li></ul><ul><li>If you see someone by themselves, say hello! (this is being inclusive) </li></ul><ul><li>Bit shy? Not confident in presenting? Try a lightning talk instead :-) </li></ul><ul><li>Rule of two feet – be where you are learning </li></ul>
  4. 4. What is it all about? Linux miniconf and install fest – see Lev  Tours of the Deakin Uni data centre – see Ryan , Pezz , Eric  NOTE: We've got special permission to run the data centre tours – please note the housekeeping rules (2 people at a time, no food or drink, no touching buttons – especially big red ones, please also note instructions re oxygen suppressing gas in the data centre used in case of fire :-)
  5. 5. Wireless SSID and password SSID: BarcampGeelong Password: bcg12345
  6. 6. Wireless SSID and password SSID: BarcampGeelong Password: bcg12345
  7. 7. Hash tags #BarCampGeelong (Twitter, Flickr,, blogs etc)
  8. 8. Housekeeping <ul><li>Toilets </li></ul><ul><li>Carparking </li></ul><ul><li>Lunch (vego + GF avail), morn tea, a'noon tea </li></ul><ul><li>Coffee – Beside The Point café round the block </li></ul><ul><li>Schedule – please help us pack up :-) </li></ul><ul><li>People around setting up for wedding expo </li></ul><ul><li>Survey – please help us by responding! </li></ul>
  9. 9. Sponsors <ul><li>Linux Australia - @LinuxAustralia </li></ul><ul><li>Open Source Developers' Conference - @OSDC2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Duxtel Pty Ltd - @Duxtel </li></ul><ul><li>Huge thanks to many other people for pitching in and helping make the event happen </li></ul>
  10. 10. Photographs <ul><li>Jason (@mudsurfer) and likely others are going to be taking photos – thank you! </li></ul><ul><li>If you don't want to be photographed, grab a 'don't photograph me' sticker </li></ul><ul><li>Please respect people wearing this sticker </li></ul><ul><li>No pix of Deakin logos, branding (legal stuff) </li></ul>
  11. 11. Enjoy!