Velocity 2013 Events

Special events at Velocity are designed to create networking opportunities and give attendees the chance to collaborate with one-another.

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Cypress Room (Hyatt Hotel)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
If you're a woman looking for like-minded communities to join, c'mon down to our meetup on Wednesday evening. In addition to great networking, you'll hear lightning pitches from groups, companies, and projects seeking new participants. Read more.
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Convention Center Mezzanine Level
Average rating: ***..
(3.60, 5 ratings)
Are you an early riser and looking for another opportunity to connect with your fellow web ops and performance professionals? Do you have a topic you'd like to discuss with other Velocity attendees? Join these informal conversations before the main program gets underway on Wednesday morning. To lead a Coffee Birds of a Feather table, sign up at board in the main conference Registration area. Read more.
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Exhibit Hall
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 3 ratings)
Have a particular topic you'd like to discuss with other Velocity attendees over lunch on Wednesday? Head to the Exhibit Hall lunch area to find your topics and tribes of a feather - and join the conversations. Read more.
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Exhibit Hall
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
Have a particular topic you'd like to discuss with other Velocity attendees over lunch on Tuesday? Head to the Exhibit Hall lunch area to find your topics and tribes of a feather - and join the conversations. Read more.
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Mission City Ballroom
Average rating: ****.
(4.71, 21 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 web site? Teach a hack? We’ll find out again this year at Ignite Velocity. Read more.
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Exhibit Hall
Average rating: ****.
(4.17, 6 ratings)
Join us in the Exhibit Hall on Wednesday, June 19 after sessions for the Velocity Exhibit Hall Reception. Visit the exhibitors, mingle with other attendees, and enjoy great refreshments and drinks. Read more.
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Event, Poolside, Hyatt Hotel
Average rating: ****.
(4.38, 21 ratings)
Akamai is serious about web performance and operations, but they still like to have fun. Join Akamai by the poolside to network with fellow Velocity attendees while enjoying great food, drink and entertainment. Read more.
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Event, Santa Clara Ballroom
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 4 ratings)
Ever notice the trajectory of emerging bands and technology startups are relatively the same? They both share a common goal - build a profession and lifestyle doing something immensely enjoyable that you wholeheartedly believe in effort to take the world by storm. Dyn's Music Meets Tech events breaks the mold of traditional networking events by... Read more.
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Event, Evolution Café + Bar, Hyatt Lobby
Join us at the Evolution Bar in the Hyatt lobby after sessions on the last day of Velocity for a Closing Reception, sponsored by SOASTA. Make those final connections, and get the first peek at SOASTA's awesome new RUM service> Read more.

Community Events

Friday, June 21 & Saturday, June 22
Make it a full week of Ops / Performance / Devops! This year, Devopsdays will take place June 21 & 22 at the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara, immediately after Velocity. Read more.
Saturday, June 22
Keep the Web Performance conversations from Velocity going at the second annual WebPerfDays, June 22 at the Google campus. Read more.

Sponsors

Sponsorship Opportunities

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the conference, contact Gloria Lombardo at (203) 381-9245 or glombardo@oreilly.com

Media Partner Opportunities

For media partnerships, contact mediapartners@ oreilly.com

Press and Media

For media-related inquiries, contact Maureen Jennings at maureen@oreilly.com

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