Making Open Work
May 8–9, 2017: Training & Tutorials
May 10–11, 2017: Conference
Austin, TX

Events

Saturday, May 6 - Sunday, May 7

9:00am Saturday, May 6 - 5:30pm Sunday, May 7, 2017
Location: Austin Convention Center
The Community Leadership Summit brings together community leaders, organizers and managers and the projects and organizations that are interested in growing and empowering a strong community. Read more.

Monday, May 8

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12:30pm1:30pm Monday, May 8, 2017
Location: Food Trucks & Concession Stands
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 2 ratings)
Join other attendees during lunch in Expo Hall 3 to share ideas, talk about the issues of the day, and maybe solve a few. Not sure which topic to pick? Don’t worry—it's not a long-term commitment. Try two or three and settle on a different topic tomorrow. Read more.
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5:00pm6:30pm Monday, May 8, 2017
Location: Ballroom G
Average rating: ****.
(4.88, 8 ratings)
If you had five minutes on stage, what would you say? What if you only got 20 slides and they rotated automatically after 15 seconds? Would you pitch a project? Launch a website? Teach a hack? We’ll find out at our annual Ignite event at OSCON. Read more.
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7:00pm9:00pm Monday, May 8, 2017
Location: Meeting Rooms on Levels 3 and 4
Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions provide face-to-face exposure to those interested in the same projects and concepts. BoFs can be organized for individual projects or broader topics (best practices, open data, standards, etc.). BoFs are entirely up to you. We post your topic and provide the space and time. You provide the engaging topic. Read more.
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7:30pm11:00pm Monday, May 8, 2017
Location: Depart from the Palazzo, 1st Floor ACC
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 8 ratings)
The OSCON 5K Fun Run/Walk is back! Participants will receive a map of the route and festive accessories at the starting point. You don’t have to be a serious runner. We encourage you to go at your own pace and stop to take in views of Austin. Read more.

Tuesday, May 9

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8:15am8:45am Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Location: Solar Atrium, by Registration
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 2 ratings)
Jumpstart your networking at OSCON by coming to Speed Networking on Tuesday morning before the tutorials and training courses begin. Bring your business cards and prepare a minute of patter about yourself, your projects, and your interests. Read more.
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12:30pm1:30pm Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Location: Food Trucks & Concession Stands
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 4 ratings)
Join other attendees during lunch in Expo Hall 3 to share ideas, talk about the issues of the day, and maybe solve a few. Not sure which topic to pick? Don’t worry—it's not a long-term commitment. Try two or three and settle on a different topic tomorrow. Read more.
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6:30pm9:00pm Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Location: Palm Door
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 5 ratings)
Join us at the Palm Door on Sixth for an Austin-style attendee party, where you’ll have the opportunity to network while enjoying the best of local food, drink, and entertainment. We look forward to seeing you there. (Please note: You must be 21 or older to attend this event.) Read more.

Wednesday, May 10

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11:00am5:45am Wednesday, May 10, 2017
TensorFlow Day at OSCON has been put together by Googlers whom we’ve partnered with from the center of the very popular, game-changing, open source project - TensorFlow! This one-day event is centered around five 40-minute sessions detailing the experience of Googlers, and leading voices around all things TensorFlow. Read more.
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8:15am8:45am Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Location: Ballroom D Foyer, Level 4
Jumpstart your networking at OSCON by coming to Speed Networking on Wednesday morning before the keynote presentations begin. Bring your business cards and prepare a minute of patter about yourself, your projects, and your interests. Read more.
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10:00am7:00pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Location: Expo Hall - O'Reilly Booth
Author Book Signings will be held in the O’Reilly booth on Wednesday and Thursday. This is a great opportunity for you to meet O’Reilly authors and get a free copy of one of their books. Complimentary copies will be provided to the first 25 attendees. Limit one free book per attendee. Read more.
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10:20am5:45pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Location: Expo Hall
Meet the Experts sessions are your chance to meet face-to-face with OSCON presenters in a small-group setting. Drop in to discuss their sessions, ask questions, or make suggestions. Read more.
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12:30pm1:45pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Location: Expo Hall
Average rating: **...
(2.00, 4 ratings)
Join other attendees during lunch to share ideas, talk about the issues of the day, and maybe solve a few. Not sure which topic to pick? Don’t worry—it's not a long-term commitment. Try two or three and settle on a different topic tomorrow. Read more.
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5:45pm7:00pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Location: Expo Hall
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 2 ratings)
Quench your thirst with vendor-hosted libations (plus snacks) while you check out all the cool stuff in the Expo Hall. Read more.
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7:00pm9:00pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Location: Meeting Rooms on Levels 3 and 4
Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions provide face-to-face exposure to those interested in the same projects and concepts. BoFs can be organized for individual projects or broader topics (best practices, open data, standards, etc.). BoFs are entirely up to you. We post your topic and provide the space and time. You provide the engaging topic. Read more.

Thursday, May 11

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10:00am4:30pm Thursday, May 11, 2017
Location: Expo Hall - O'Reilly Booth
Author Book Signings will be held in the O’Reilly booth on Wednesday and Thursday. This is a great opportunity for you to meet O’Reilly authors and get a free copy of one of their books. Complimentary copies will be provided to the first 25 attendees. Limit one free book per attendee. Read more.
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10:20am4:15pm Thursday, May 11, 2017
Location: Expo Hall
Meet the Experts sessions are your chance to meet face-to-face with OSCON presenters in a small-group setting. Drop in to discuss their sessions, ask questions, or make suggestions. Read more.
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10:20am11:00am Thursday, May 11, 2017
Location: Expo Hall
Jumpstart your networking at OSCON by coming to Speed Networking on Thursday during the morning break. Bring your business cards and prepare a minute of patter about yourself, your projects, and your interests. Read more.
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12:30pm1:45pm Thursday, May 11, 2017
Location: Expo Hall
Average rating: **...
(2.50, 2 ratings)
Join other attendees during lunch to share ideas, talk about the issues of the day, and maybe solve a few. Not sure which topic to pick? Don’t worry—it's not a long-term commitment. Try two or three and settle on a different topic tomorrow. Read more.
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6:00pm9:00pm Thursday, May 11, 2017
Location: Local Theater - visit PayPal Lounge #723 for details
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Join PayPal on Thursday evening for a private screening of Guardians of the Galaxy 2 to benefit open source nonprofits. A ticket is required to attend this event. Visit the PayPal lounge at booth #723 for more information. Read more.