linux.conf.au is a grass-roots, community-driven event. It needs bright, enthusiastic people - like you - to make it a success!

Volunteering at linux.conf.au is a great opportunity, and can be deeply rewarding. On a more practical note, volunteering at linux.conf.au can add to your professional portfolio in many ways - making this an ideal opportunity for students or recent graduates.

What's required of me?

To be eligible for Volunteer Registration at linux.conf.au you need to:

The following is a guideline of the tasks available across the conference week:

Day Tasks available
Saturday 20th Jan Conference space setup, AV setup, Network setup
Sunday 21st Jan Conference setup and registration, AV setup, Network setup, AV training
Monday 22nd Jan Miniconference room monitoring, AV and general assistance
Tuesday 23rd Jan Miniconference room monitoring, AV and general assistance
Wednesday 24th Jan Conference room monitoring, AV and general assistance
Thursday 25th Jan Conference room monitoring, AV and general assistance
Friday 26th Jan Conference room monitoring, AV, general assistance, and conference packup and tear-down
Saturday 27th Jan Conference packup and tear-down
Sunday 28th Jan Final conference packup and tear-down if required

We would also like you to have one or more of the following skills and/or aptitudes:

The types of tasks you can be expected to be assigned to include:

What's in it for me?

Tempted, but want to know more about what you get for volunteering your time? This is what we're offering:

We don't include the following:

Sign me up!

Great! Here's what you have to do:

  1. Visit our rego site and log in or create a new account
  2. Fill out this form with your details - including the same email address you provided in step 1.
  3. Create an attendee profile.

We will contact you by email to let you know if you have met the eligibity criteria and selected as a volunteer. If you are chosen, you will be given further instructions on how to register your ticket.

Any questions? Email us at volunteers@lca2018.org


We thank our sponsors for their generous contribution to linux.conf.au 2018.

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