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h1. OsmoDevCon2017
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This page is used to plan and coordinate regarding the Osmocom Developer Conference 2017
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h1. Osmocom Developer Conference 2017
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Contrary to [[OsmoCon2017]], the Osmocom Developer Conference 2017 ([[OsmoDevCon2017]]) is an event *by project members for project members*.
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As such, the primary audience is people who have been contributing to at least one of the Osmocom projects.
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It is *not targeted at users*.
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Attendance requires registration (see below) and notification of acceptance.  There number of participants
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is limited to about 20.
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h2. When
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*April 22 through April 24, 2017*
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Time: We will *start at 10am* in the morning, will take *lunch break from 1pm to 3pm* and have an open
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end at night.  We have a key to IN-Berlin to come and go as we please.
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h2. Where
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In the rooms of "IN-Berlin e.V.":http://www.in-berlin.de/, Lehrter Str. 53, 10557 Berlin, Germany, the Universe.
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The meeting / seminar / conference room at IN-Berlin is located on ground floor and has windows facing east.
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In front of those windows is a road + sidewalk which is directly in north-south direction,
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i.e. it _may_ be possible to set up some (GPS, Thuraya, etc.) antennas on the sidewalk, if required.
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Some kind of pole+stand is required, though.
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h2. Format
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The format of this workshop is not primarily formal lectures/talks.  It's more like "guided discussions", i.e. there are
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topics and each topic will get an "owner" who should introduce the topic and lead the discussion related to it.
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h2. Who
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(if you want to attend, please add your name below ASAP, no later than January 31st, 2017):
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h3. Confirmed
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# laforge
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# max
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# daniel
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# neels
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# zecke
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h3. Requested
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# tnt
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[please add your name if you would like to request attending the event]
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h2. Schedule
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TBD.  We will get two keys to the rooms and will be permitted access 24 hours per day.
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We intend to start at 10am on Thursday, and finish around 3pm on Sunday.
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h3. Talks/Discussions
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|_.Who|_.What|_.How long|When|
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h3. Workshop / Hacking
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|_.Who|_.What|_.How long|
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h3. Avoiding dehydration during the day
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IN-Berlin has a fridge with a selection of cold beverages (lemonades, club mate, water, beers) available to be purchased
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at extremely low prices (about 1 EUR / bottle).  There are tea and coffee-making facilities.  They also carry some candy-bar
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type snacks.  There are several supermarkets within walking distance from the venue, if you'd like to bring your own.
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h3. Lunch
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Lunch catering will be brought into IN-Berlin every day.  Sponsoring is provided by "sysmocom GmbH":http://sysmocom.de/.
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|_.Date|_.Supplier|_.Type of Food|
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Lunch catering will typically arrive 12.30 to 12.45, allowing us to start lunch at about 1pm.
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h3. Dinner
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Three is no dinner catering so far.
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h2. Travel
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h3. Airports
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Berlin still has two active airports during [[OsmoDevCon]]2017: Tegel (TXL) and Schoenefeld (SXF).  TXL is closer to the venue.
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h3. Train
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You can take long distance trains to _Berlin Hauptbahnhof_ (main station), which is only 15mins walking (or 3 bus stops) from the venue.
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h3. Public Transport
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Check http://www.bvg.de/ for maps, fares, etc.
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h3. Car
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There is some public parking in Lehrter Str., where IN-Berlin is located, but it is quite crowded.  Parking your car might
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not be easy.
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h2. Accomodation
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Berlin has tons of options, from very cheap to plush and expensive.  Pick your favourite.
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The closest low-end option in walking distance (about 7 mins) is the "A&O Hostel Berlin-Hauptbahnhof":http://www.aohostels.com/en/berlin/berlin-hauptbahnhof/.
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A more expensive alternative within 15 minutes of walking is "Motel One Berlin-Hauptbahnhof":http://www.motel-one.com/en/hotels/berlin/hotel-berlin-hauptbahnhof/#t=hotelinfo
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h2. Who brings what kind of equipment/supplies?
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|_.Qty|_.Description|_.Who|
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|-|Coffee, Coffee Filters|laforge|
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|-|Milk (for coffee)|laforge|
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h3. Technical Equipment
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|_.Qty|_.Description|_.Who|
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|3|power strips with 10 outlets|laforge|
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|1|Fan-less 16-port Ethernet switch for main table|laforge|
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|plenty|Ethernet cabling in various length|laforge|
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|1|Duct Tape|laforge|
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