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Velocity 2014 Events

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

Wednesday, June 25

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Exhibit Hall
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 2 ratings)
Join us in the Exhibit Hall on Wednesday, June 25 after sessions for the Velocity Exhibit Hall Reception. Visit the exhibitors, mingle with other attendees, and enjoy great refreshments and drinks. Read more.

Tuesday, June 24

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Grand Ballroom CD
Average rating: ****.
(4.71, 14 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.

Wednesday, June 25

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Exhibit Hall
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions are informal roundtable discussions happening during lunch on Wednesday, June 25 and Thursday, June 26. You can join any BoF table or start your own with a topic of your choice. The BoF sign-up board will be near the Registration area. Read more.

Thursday, June 26

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Exhibit Hall
Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions are informal roundtable discussions happening during lunch on Wednesday, June 25 and Thursday, June 26. You can join any BoF table or start your own with a topic of your choice. The BoF sign-up board will be near the Registration area. Read more.
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Terra Courtyard, Hyatt
Average rating: **...
(2.50, 2 ratings)
Join us poolside at the Terra Courtyard at the Hyatt after sessions on the last day of Velocity for a Closing Reception, sponsored by SOASTA. Learn about the latest innovations in SOASTA RUM and make those last connections before leaving the conference. To add to the festivities, there will be RUM cocktails, appetizers and prizes to enjoy. Read more.

Wednesday, June 25

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Poolside, Hyatt Hotel
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
After a long day at Velocity, come unwind with Dyn! Join us for refreshing cocktails and appetizers Wednesday evening, June 25th at 8pm for a poolside party - right at the Hyatt! Relax in our “Chill Zone” and meet up with Dyn's Industry experts, network with other professionals and enjoy a great live band, because Dyn’s got you covered! Read more.

Tuesday, June 24

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Terra Courtyard, Hyatt
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 3 ratings)
Be sure to join us poolside at the Hyatt's Terra Courtyard for some refreshing drinks, delicious food, and live music! This will be your first opportunity to network with other Velocity attendees, so don't miss out! Read more.

Wednesday, June 25

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TusCA Courtyard, Hyatt
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 2 ratings)
We're celebrating our company's high velocity, Silicon Valley style! Mingle with technologists, early adopters, and world-class investors over dinner and cocktails. Join us and celebrate new service capabilities, customer momentum and latest round of funding, and meet our special surprise guest! Read more.

Tuesday, June 24

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Evolution Café + Bar, Hyatt Lobby
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 3 ratings)
Come on down to the hotel bar after Ignite Velocity at the Late Night Reception on Tuesday. Network and hang out with other Velocity attendees, have a refreshing beverage, and pick up some cool Mandrill swag. (If you're arriving on Tuesday for sessions starting on Wednesday, be sure to pick up your badge before Registration closes at 5pm--it contains a coupon for a free drink at the Reception!) Read more.

Wednesday, June 25

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Office Hours (O'Reilly Booth)
Office Hours are your chance to meet face-to-face with Velocity Conference presenters in a small-group setting. Drop in to discuss their sessions, ask questions, or make suggestions. Read more.

Thursday, June 26

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Office Hours (O'Reilly Booth)
Office Hours are your chance to meet face-to-face with Velocity Conference presenters in a small-group setting. Drop in to discuss their sessions, ask questions, or make suggestions. Read more.

Wednesday, June 25

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Author Signings (O'Reilly Booth)
Author book signings will be held in the O'Reilly Authors' booth (adjacent to the O'Reilly booth) on Wednesday and Thursday. This is a great opportunity for you to meet O'Reilly authors and to get a free copy of their book. Complimentary copies will be provided for the first 25 attendees. Limit one free book per attendee. Read more.

Thursday, June 26

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Author Signings (O'Reilly Booth)
Author book signings will be held in the O'Reilly Authors' booth (adjacent to the O'Reilly booth) on Wednesday and Thursday. This is a great opportunity for you to meet O'Reilly authors and to get a free copy of their book. Complimentary copies will be provided for the first 25 attendees. Limit one free book per attendee. Read more.
 

Community Events

webperfdays
Friday, June 27
WebPerfDays is back, Friday, June 27, 2014—just after Velocity. This is a one day event inspired by Devopsdays. Read more.
devopsdays
Friday, June 27 & Saturday, June 28
Make it a full week of Ops / Performance / DevOps! This year, Devopsdays will take place June 27 & 28 immediately after Velocity. Read more.