We're looking forward to a great Velocity Europe. Below is information to help you get the most out of your time at Velocity Europe 2012.
Stop by Registration to pick up your badge and other materials. Registration is located in the West Wing - Conference 7 Group Desk.
If you are speaking at Velocity Europe, please check-in and pick up your badge at the Speaker Lounge, located in Hilton Meeting Room 13 - 15, on the 3rd Floor Tower Wing.
Want Velocity Europe info to go? Download our mobile event app packed with schedule and other essential data.
Make sure to stop by the Sponsor Pavilion to check out the exhibitors displaying the latest in web performance and operations, related tools and technologies, visit with speakers, and other activities.
Wednesday, 3 October
Thursday, 4 October
Make sure to join us at one (or all) of the networking events planned at Velocity Europe, including Ignite, Sponsor Pavilion Reception, Birds of a Feather sessions, and Closing Reception.
Wireless Internet will be available throughout the conference area. There is no password required to access the Velocity Europe wireless network. Please keep in mind that you're sharing the network with your fellow Velocity Europe attendees, so please refrain from downloading large files while on the conference network. If you need assistance getting online, please visit the customer service desk in Registration or send a message to @velocityconf.
We will be live streaming all of the keynote presentations and a handful of sessions, as well as interviews, news reports, and other live coverage from the event. (view the live stream schedule.) These presentations will also be available for viewing on the Velocity Europe YouTube channel after the convention.
We'll be posting speaker slides as we get them, however keep in mind not all speakers choose to make their slides available for download.
The Online Attendee Directory for Velocity Europe is open. See who else will be at Velocity Europe this year, set up your personal profile, message other attendees, and manage your contacts. You must be registered for the event and have opted-in to the Attendee Directory in order to begin using it.
Create your own Velocity Europe agenda using the personal scheduler function. Mark the presentations and events you want to attend by clicking on the calendar icon next to each listing on the website. You can then access it by clicking on the "personal schedule" link in the Schedule View page.
Printed versions of the daily schedule will also be available throughout the conference area.
Have a question or comment for a speaker? Post them in the "Add New Comment" field found at the bottom of any session detail page. Please keep in mind that your comments will be public.
You can also rate any of the sessions you attend on the Velocity Europe mobile app. Just click on the set of stars on the session description page to submit your rating.
Meet O'Reilly authors and get a free autographed copy of their books if you're one of the first 20 people in line at the O'Reilly Booth in the Sponsor Pavilion.
Wednesday 3, October
|17:30||John Allspaw, Web Operations, The Art of Capacity Planning|
|17:30||Steve Souders, Even Faster Web Sites, High Performance Web Sites|
Thursday 4, October
|14:40||Ryan Boyd, Getting Started with OAuth 2.0|
You can also sign up for our newsletter and enter for a chance to win $500 in O'Reilly products.
There will be plenty of books for sale and we will be giving away discount coupons good for 40% off print and 40% off ebooks. Stop by the booth and pick one up.
If you have a question about Velocity Europe or feedback you want to share, let us know:
For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the conference, contact Gloria Lombardo at firstname.lastname@example.org
For media partnerships, contact mediapartners@ oreilly.com
For media-related inquiries, contact Maureen Jennings at email@example.com
View a complete list of Velocity contacts